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It all starts with falling in love with God

By Amy Miranda | May 20, 2023 |

When a person is called to be a Sister of Providence, and responds to that call, beautiful things happen. The sister has time to really focus on and grow in God. She is led to look deeply at herself and grow in ways she never thought possible.

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So many ways of honoring Mary at the Woods

By Sister Ann Casper | May 18, 2023 |

Mary’s own words in her Magnificat provide some answer: “from now on all generations will call me blessed.” We gather precisely because we are part of the present generation who wishes to call her blessed.

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Providence Associate and former Sister of Providence Donna Watzke shares about her journey

By Donna Watzke | May 5, 2023 |

I was a Sister of Providence for 33 years. For me, being a Sister of Providence was a transformative experience.

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Reflecting on the profession of vows of Sister Anna Fan

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | May 2, 2023 |

‘And we stand with you, Anna, as you continue to follow the path of Providence, as you continue to surrender and trust that God will make a miracle in your life.’

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Plan to join us for our Volunteer Open House!

By Sarah Knoblock | April 28, 2023 |

The open house is a great opportunity for those who have not yet signed up to volunteer for the sisters

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Of motorcycles and trains and blessings at the Woods

By Sister Paula Damiano | April 21, 2023 |

“Hurry, get out and give the motorcycle guy a card for the upcoming motorcycle blessing!” So, I jumped out and handed the rider the announcement of the “Motorcycle Blessing and Barbecue.” I hurried back to the car, just as the arms of the crossing went up and the lights stopped flashing. 

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Finding joy alongside life’s difficulties: Tending to Life retreat

By Sister Corbin Hannah | April 14, 2023 |

Over the last few years, through Divine guidance, I have learned new approaches to life. I have picked up new practices that help me tend to my physical, emotional, mental and spiritual life. The Tending to Life retreat was born from this journey. I hope to offer what I have learned with others, so that they too may find Life even in the midst of suffering.

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‘What will happen to us if that comet falls out of the sky?’

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | April 9, 2023 |

‘Let the majestic power of Christ’s resurrection beat out its rhythmic change in our own spirits.’

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A celebration: The Resurrection of Jesus

By Sister Sue Paweski | April 8, 2023 |

How are we moving toward a holistic understanding of Love, Mercy and Justice?

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In Solidarity: Vowed Catholic Religious Honor Trans Day of Visibility

By Sisters of Providence | March 31, 2023 |

This statement and call to action was prepared by representatives of several religious communities

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Preparing to celebrate Earth Day!

By Marilyn Antonik | March 24, 2023 |

Every Day is Earth Day!

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Volunteer college students #Represent @theWoods!

By Sarah Knoblock | March 20, 2023 |

‘I enjoy (volunteering) because I felt like I was helping the sisters out and making a difference.’

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