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Eleanor Badalich: ‘Thank God’

By Connie McCammon | August 29, 2012 |

These two words are often spoken by Eleanor Badalich, a 1940 graduate of Providence High School, Chicago, and a faithful donor to the Congregation. Eleanor is one of those people…

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Providence Pavers offer a meaningful Saint Mary-of-the-Woods connection

By Rosie Blankenship | May 16, 2012 |

The Sisters of Providence have been offering Providence Pavers at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for about two years. These bricks can be engraved and are placed at either the fountain on the…

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Betty Dilley: a loving devotion to a saint

By Connie McCammon | May 15, 2012 |

The following article is reprinted from the summer 2012 issue of HOPE. “You may have to wait longer than you would like, you may have to bear privations; but, bear…

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Mary Carroll Blocher: Dancing for Joy

By Connie McCammon | January 5, 2012 |

This article originally appeared in the winter 2012 issue of HOPE. “Praise him with tambourine and dancing.” (Psalm 150:4) From the age of 5, Providence Associate Mary Carroll Blocher has…

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Bernard Casey: An Ordinary Person

By Connie McCammon | September 26, 2011 |

Age quod agis. Several years ago a Jesuit priest at Fairfield University in Connecticut introduced this Latin phrase to Dr. Bernard Casey, and it’s been his philosophy of life ever…

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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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Providence Hall: Sharing memories in video

By Sisters of Providence | June 8, 2011 |

Sometimes, a story is best heard from the storyteller. Since that’s not always possible, we are sharing some of the best stories we can find about Providence Hall on video.…

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Martha Brennan: Trusting in Providence

By Connie McCammon | May 26, 2011 |

“Have confidence in the Providence that so far has never failed us. The way is not yet clear. Grope along slowly. Do not press matters; be patient, be trustful.” —…

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Rosemary “Dee” Coyne: The Pivotal Role of Providence

By Connie McCammon | September 26, 2010 |

“My Catholic faith is central to my life. It is a precious gift that was nurtured by the Sisters of Providence and a gift which continues to be enriched by…

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

By Sisters of Providence | June 8, 2010 | Comments Off on Sisters of Providence bestow honors on benefactors during annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Dinner

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind., bestowed major awards during the annual Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Dinner Saturday, June 5. The dinner is named in honor of the…

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Margaret “Peg” Monahan: Always Give Back

By Connie McCammon | May 26, 2010 |

“Don’t ever forget from where you came and always give back.” This is a piece of advice that Margaret “Peg” Monahan’s father gave to her when she was a young…

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Mary Kay Watson: Sharing as Friends

By Connie McCammon | January 26, 2010 |

“We try to share with them as friends.” With this simple statement Mary Kay Watson of Worton, Md., sums up her and her husband’s relationship with the Sisters of Providence.…

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Here you will find stories about those together in mission with the Sisters of Providence who share the unique spirit and gift of Providence. These partners say “yes” to God’s action in their lives and sense that they are somehow co-creators with God in bringing about a loving, merciful and just world. They do this through prayer, education, service, advocacy and financial support in whatever circumstances of life they find themselves.

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