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Fall 2022 Come and See Retreat

By Amy Miranda | October 14, 2022 | Comments Off on Fall 2022 Come and See Retreat

What would it be like to live out the mission and legacy of a saint? Single, Catholic women ages 18-42 are invited to find out at the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Come and See weekend Oct. 1-2, 2021

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Sister Jessica Vitente: Leading and being led to God

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | May 12, 2022 |

Sister Jessica hopes the Newman Center provides the college students served with companions on the journey in service with one another, to the campus community and the community at large. Most importantly, the Center must let students know they are loved, accepted and belong to the community.

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Music, nature, environmental justice all part of young Providence Associate’s call

By Holly Herber | May 12, 2022 |

I desired to be part of a community that serves in environmental and social justice. Inner stillness, creativity, combined with social action, is a walk I feel called to.

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Tapping into fresh energies: Sister Joni’s vocation and teen ministries

By Sister Cathy Campbell | May 12, 2022 |

“Women are searching, seeking, desiring to be in right relationship. They have a desire to be part of a puzzle bigger than themselves. They want to live the Gospel with other persons who are like-minded. They want to make a difference in the world.”

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What does it mean to love my neighbor as myself? A visit to the border

By Sister Joni Luna | April 7, 2022 |

May I too be a companion to all on the journey home to our Provident God who has blessed me with this gift of abundance. 

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Discernment series virtual mini-retreats

By Amy Miranda | March 10, 2022 |

What is discernment, anyway? How can this method of prayerful reflective exploring and listening help you ascertain where God is leading you? Find out in this virtual mini-retreat series.

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Come and See life as a Sister of Providence

By Jason Moon | March 9, 2022 |

The free retreat weekend will take place beginning at 7 p.m., EST, on Friday, April 8, and concluding at 2 p.m., on Sunday, April 10 at spirit-filled Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

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Father Terry and the subject of being ‘Called’

By Jason Moon | March 4, 2022 |

‘That’s how I stay committed and faithful to my call to the priesthood.’

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Discernment series virtual mini-retreats

By Amy Miranda | February 11, 2022 |

What is discernment, anyway? How can this method of prayerful reflective exploring and listening help you ascertain where God is leading you? Find out in this virtual mini-retreat series.

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Hail Mary full of grace, come meet a sister face-to-face: Sister Arrianne Whittaker

By Amy Miranda | January 14, 2022 |

Have you ever met a young Catholic Sister? Have you ever had a chance to hear her story and ask her questions about her life? Well here is your chance!

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Sister Kathleen Bernadette Smith: love of God strengthens love of others

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | January 12, 2022 |

Kate found the “fit” she was looking for with the Sisters of Providence. She found a group of religious women whose spirituality fit with hers and who shared her love of music. For Sister Kate, both of those characteristics define much of who she is.

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Hail Mary full of grace, come meet a sister face-to-face: Sister Jessica Vitente

By Amy Miranda | January 7, 2022 |

her story and ask her questions about her life? Well this is your chance!

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