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Energetic Providence in the Desert founder focuses on education, justice while celebrating 60 years as a Sister of Providence

By Amy Miranda | June 28, 2011 | Comments Off on Energetic Providence in the Desert founder focuses on education, justice while celebrating 60 years as a Sister of Providence

The trailer park residents at the east end of the Coachella Valley in Southern California are some of the poorest people in the United States. Mostly immigrant farm workers from…

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Sisters of Providence bestow honors on benefactors during annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin gathering

By Sisters of Providence | June 10, 2011 | Comments Off on Sisters of Providence bestow honors on benefactors during annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin gathering

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., bestowed major awards during the annual gathering known this year as Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Evening on Saturday, June 4. The gathering…

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Reception planned for Sister Jody O’Neil’s art exhibit

By Sisters of Providence | May 16, 2011 | Comments Off on Reception planned for Sister Jody O’Neil’s art exhibit

An opening reception for Sister Jody O’Neil’s “Textures” exhibit is planned for 7-9 p.m. Friday, May 20, in Providence Center at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. The reception is open to the public.…

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Some of Sisters’ awards on display in Heritage Museum

By Sisters of Providence | May 12, 2011 | Comments Off on Some of Sisters’ awards on display in Heritage Museum

Sisters of Providence are passionate about their ministry commitments, dedicating themselves to doing the best they can to be successful, often without accolades for their achievements. However, once in a…

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Historic mural of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin unveiled

By Sisters of Providence | May 11, 2011 | Comments Off on Historic mural of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin unveiled

A large mural featuring the life of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin that soon will have a permanent home in the rotunda of the Vigo County Court House was unveiled Friday…

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Sister of Providence authors new book on healing touch therapy

By Sisters of Providence | May 4, 2011 | Comments Off on Sister of Providence authors new book on healing touch therapy

Sister Betty Hopf’s new book is only a little larger than the palm of a hand. It’s about as thick as a fast-food hamburger. It retails for $4.95. It can…

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The Other Five: A brief look at the lives of the sisters who came from France in 1840 with Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

By Sisters of Providence | March 16, 2011 | Comments Off on The Other Five: A brief look at the lives of the sisters who came from France in 1840 with Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, has a feast day. She has sainthood, receiving the highest honor bestowed by the Catholic Church. Her…

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Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College names new president

By Sisters of Providence | February 25, 2011 | Comments Off on Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College names new president

Dr. Dottie King, interim president at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College the past eight months, has been named president, according to announcement made today by the college. She becomes the 16th president…

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Sister Jan Craven new coordinator for Saint Mother Theodore Guerin shrine

By Sisters of Providence | February 23, 2011 | Comments Off on Sister Jan Craven new coordinator for Saint Mother Theodore Guerin shrine

Sister Jan Craven, a member of the Sisters of Providence for nearly 32 years and a member of the Youngstown Ursulines for 10 years, has been named coordinator of the…

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Sister Anna Ho transfers vows to Sisters of Providence

By Sisters of Providence | February 4, 2011 | Comments Off on Sister Anna Ho transfers vows to Sisters of Providence

Sister Anna Ho, a native of Vietnam, has transferred her vows as a woman religious to the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Sister Anna was born in Ban Me…

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Thralls Station project gets financial boost from state grant

By Sisters of Providence | February 3, 2011 | Comments Off on Thralls Station project gets financial boost from state grant

Thralls Station Regional Sewer District in Western Vigo County has received a $600,000 Community Focus Fund grant to fund a sewer infrastructure project. The Indiana Office of Community and Rural…

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Sisters of Providence honored for commitment to diversity

By Sisters of Providence | February 3, 2011 | Comments Off on Sisters of Providence honored for commitment to diversity

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods were honored recently for their commitment to diversity. The Congregation received a Champion of Diversity award during the recent annual awards program sponsored…

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