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Reflections for Foundation Day — Oct. 22, 2018

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | October 22, 2018 | 1 Comment

“This is our inheritance — that on an October day in 1840 — six women entered a log cabin chapel and life was never again the same.”

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Get to know Sister Tracey Horan, SP

By Amy Miranda | October 16, 2018 | 3 Comments

Get to know Sister Tracey Horan, SP, in these video and audio interviews as she shares what it is like as a young adult today to explore and become a Sister of Providence.

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Call to Action: Attend Town Hall meetings and other Meet-the-Candidate events!

By Sisters of Providence | October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

These are excellent opportunities to ask candidates about their commitment to environmentally sound decision-making and impress upon them the importance of this matter to the Providence Community

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Leadership Team shares LCWR statement on immigration

By Sisters of Providence | September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

This attempt to target the most vulnerable within the immigrant community violates the tenets of our faith and threatens the values of our nation

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Newsnotes

By Casey Kellum | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sisters of Providence celebrate Jubilees Five Sisters of Providence, including (front, from left) Sisters Pat Linehan, Jan Craven, Kathleen Bernadette Smith, and (middle row, second from left) Jody O’Neil and Marianne Ridgell, celebrated their 25th and 50th Jubilees on Saturday, June 30. They are photographed here with the General Officers, including (middle row, left), Sisters…

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Blessed Sacrament Chapel: transforming hearts through prayer

By Amy Miranda | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

“In this day and age and the world we live in — so fast moving — I believe prayer is very important, most important. I get back so much more than I ever give. I get a deeper faith. I’m just a better person for it. And it really gives me a lot of peace and comfort,” said Providence Associate Mickie Lane-Fredericks

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Youth, elders learn from each other

By Sister Cathy Campbell | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

After visiting with Sister Marceline Mattingly, age 102, Jolyssa Cortez wrote: “I asked her in what year she was born and she said, ‘1915.’ I think that is amazing because she lived through so much history in her life. She said the most amazing part of the history she lived was seeing the technology industry grow. After my visit, I felt like a whole new person.”

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Asked to move for the sake of the mission

By Sister Ann Casper | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Our moving would help the school and further Guerin’s mission, which is our mission” said another. “It is for the sake of the mission that I responded to the initial call to religious life and I continue to commit myself to this call whatever it asks of me, letting go of my own personal preferences.”

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Putting a face on the Foley Legacy Fund

By Zach Pies | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Foley Legacy Fund has enriched and supported much good this year. The Foley Legacy Fund supports all Sisters of Providence ministries. The following stories are just a few examples of how the Foley Legacy Fund has helped the sisters further their mission.

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Growing Earth into the future, from where you are

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Mindful of the effect of climate injustice on the cosmos, Earth, and its people, particularly the most vulnerable, we commit to work against climate injustice by collectively reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by two million pounds by June 2019, and by advocating for strong environmental policy.”

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Leadership transition in Mission Advancement

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

On Sept. 1, Harve Schlachter also began a new season in his professional life. He was named co-director of the Sisters of Providence Mission Advancement office and director of development, with specific responsibilities for donor relations and fund raising.

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Sister Tracey Horan and Faith in Indiana: working for justice

By Jason Moon | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

“I believe people of faith are being called to take the lead and imagine how we can be together — how we can offer alternatives to hate and division.” Sister of Providence Tracey Horan and her justice ministry at Faith in Indiana.

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