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Nurses Day prayers from the Sisters of Providence

By Sisters of Providence | May 6, 2020 |

Three of our Sisters of Providence with nursing backgrounds offer prayers for nurses during this time of coronavirus epidemic.

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Teachers have a lasting impact

By Amy Miranda | May 5, 2020 |

We thought this story shared by Sister Florence Norton illustrates how special the relationship with a teacher can be, even after many years!

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The Art of Isolation

By Lori Strawn | May 1, 2020 |

Let the holy within you rise
to greet silence as a friend
and enter into prayer
that moves and lives
and has being in you
for as long as it lasts.

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Sister Editha Ben: the blessings of sheltering in place in the Philippines

By Sister Editha Ben | April 29, 2020 |

Now, because of covid-19, flights have been canceled, airports are locked down and quarantine is imposed. And so, I have remained in the Philippines with my mother longer than planned.

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Necessity gave birth to online ordering, curbside pickup

By Mary Riley | April 29, 2020 |

“Necessity is the mother of invention” – Plato and “The only constant in life is change”-Heraclitus seems to be the collective mantras of everyone these days. We are all trying to adapt rapidly just to keep up and stay safe. Shortly after the beginning of the pandemic, the Sisters of Providence knew they had to…

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Does it spark joy?

By Sister Paula Damiano | April 27, 2020 |

All I needed to do was ask the question, “Does it spark my joy?”

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COVID-19: ‘Lessons’ Learned

By Sister Ann Casper | April 26, 2020 |

This is the routine now

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Imogen Anderson: The exceptional exception to the rule

By Mary Riley | April 25, 2020 |

Imogen Anderson is an exceptional volunteer who is actually a real life exception to the rule. Although the 16-year-old junior at Terre Haute North High School doesn’t yet meet the minimum age requirement to volunteer for the Sisters of Providence, she is able to help the Congregation because she has met the “exception to the…

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Jason Gretencord: A volunteer with a smile!

By Jason Moon | April 24, 2020 |

‘I enjoyed the idea of aiding the mission of the Sisters of Providence, and the people were constantly pleasant.’

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Quaran-Teen: prayer and sharing bring hope

By Amanda Lakstins | April 23, 2020 |

I was surprised after just the first night how much of a difference the group prayer made for me. I felt lighter, more hopeful. My emotions didn’t feel so crushing. It was like I had been underwater since the start of the quarantine and the group prayer was the first time I had come up for air.

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A Prayer for Arbor Day, April 24, 2020

By Sister Maureen Abbott | April 22, 2020 |

Continue to encircle us in your divine compassion and love as we seek to walk in your ways

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Betsy Frank: Faithful and consistent

By Jason Moon | April 21, 2020 |

“I can’t wait to get back to visiting when the current situation improves.”

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