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What is your word for 2019?

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | December 31, 2018 | 2 Comments

I want to pass on the gift of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

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What brings you here?

By Amy Miranda | October 25, 2018 | 2 Comments

Renewing spirituality, searching for an action-oriented faith community, finding ministry support, coming home to old friends. The new Providence Associate candidates reasons for starting a journey with the Sisters of Providence are as varied as the women and men themselves.

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It’s school reunion time!

By Connie Gualano | August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Is your school hosting a reunion this year? Be sure that your name and contact information is correct in our records so that you will receive a notification about your school or class reunion.

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A look at the life of Sister Mary Edwin Werner

By Jason Moon | August 9, 2018 | 3 Comments

Sister Mary Edwin was “remembered for not tolerating typing errors, erasures or ‘strike overs.’”

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Rooted in Providence – love and devotion

By Sisters of Providence | July 12, 2018 | 2 Comments

A profile on the 2018 Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Donor Dinner Rooted in Providence award winners

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HOPE summer 2018 — Growing into our future

By Amy Miranda | May 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

In this issue of the Sisters of Providence HOPE magazine, we explore how we are growing into our future together. Through service and ministry, support from donors like you, new developments and old relationships, together we are making a difference. Find our latest annual report as well!

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We need their love for God: sisters influence former student’s lifework

By Amy Miranda | May 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

“I have always said the Sisters of Providence were such a great influence on me as far as being an independent woman. They were very alive in the community and they shared themselves with us. They cared about the poor. And they cared about us. I just had a fabulous experience at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College largely because of them,” Kathy said.

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History of Immaculata in Washington, D.C.

By Sisters of Providence | April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

The history of the Immaculata campus in Washington, D.C., begins more than 100 years ago. A school for all ages of girls In March 1902, the pastor of St. Ann’s Church in Washington, D.C., asked the Sisters of Providence to teach in his parish school and to buy land near the church for an academy.…

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Keep on being sisterly: school children support sisters with cards and money

By Amy Miranda | March 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Several weeks ago we received a large envelope with cards, drawings and notes from the students and staff there. It also included a donation of $674 to support the Sisters of Providence! We are so grateful for the financial and moral support.

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Providence Cristo Rey High School: 10 years of changing lives in Indianapolis

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | September 12, 2017 | 2 Comments

As the Providence Cristo Rey High School in Indianapolis marks the end of its 10th year of operation, it seemed only fitting that we share some of the many “success stories” of its graduates.

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What does Mother Theodore have to say about …

By Amy Miranda | June 9, 2017 | 2 Comments

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a searchable database with all of our favorite quotations from Saint Mother Theodore Guerin? Well now there is!

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Singing for the sisters

By Sheila Donis | May 21, 2017 | 5 Comments

The most touching duet was that of Rod and Sister Terese Marie Havlik, Rod’s 8th grade teacher, whom he hadn’t seen in almost 49 years. Sister Terese Marie knew every word, sang and moved gently to the music.

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In 1841, our Foundress, Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, accepted the first student at the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Academy. For the decades since and still today, our Congregation continues its ministry of education in all its forms. We have deep love for and cherish the relationships we have with our former students. Learn about some of the schools we have ministered at here. Are you an alum looking for a favorite teacher? Find her here!

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