The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods offer several opportunities for you to get to know them and their life better. From twice-yearly Come and See retreat weekends, to a Taste of the Woods overnight experience, to internships at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice (where you can live near and minister alongside the Sisters of Providence). We welcome you to learn more and get to know us better.

If you’d like to schedule a Sister of Providence to talk with your group about the vocation to religious life as lived out by the Sisters of Providence do so here or contact Sister Editha Ben at 812-230-4771 or

  • March 2017

    • 31 - Apr 2: Live joyfully! Come and See retreat

      Live joyfully! The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, invite single Catholic women ages 18-42 to a Live Joyfully! retreat March 31-April 2, 2017, at beautiful, spirit-filled Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Come and See life as a Sister of Providence. Deepen your prayer life. Focus on living joyfully in the day-to-day. And explore where God is calling you. Continue reading