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First-ever virtual Come and See weekend retreat

By Amy Miranda | October 23, 2020 | Comments Off on First-ever virtual Come and See weekend retreat

Tune in virtually by Zoom to learn what the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods have to offer during Come and See retreat for single, Catholic women ages 18-42, Oct. 23-24, 2020 .

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Blessed Covid-19 and a VIRTUAL Come and See weekend

By Sister Joni Luna | September 16, 2020 |

Women now more than ever are sitting before God in holy silence. They are seeking truth and the real meaning of their lives.

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Ask Sister Dina: Why do some sisters change their names?

By Sister Dina Bato | September 15, 2020 |

After Vatican II, however, with its emphasis on the universal call to holiness of all the baptized, some Congregations allowed their members to either keep their religious name or return to their baptismal name.

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Saying yes to poverty, chastity and obedience

By Sister Corbin Hannah | September 1, 2020 |

I feel deeply that this vowed life is important. It is a witness to a different way of seeing and moving in the world. I am captured by the life and vision of Jesus.

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Ask Sister Dina: how long does it take to become a sister?

By Sister Dina Bato | August 7, 2020 |

The process of becoming a sister can be long. A person has to dedicate themselves to listening in love to where God may be calling.

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Saying yes to Providence

By Sister Teresa Kang | July 24, 2020 |

A few years ago, I followed God’s call to leave my family, country (Taiwan) and my favorite job. God called me, and I started on another journey in my life.

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Ask Sister Dina: How many Sisters of Providence are there and what are their roles?

By Sister Dina Bato | July 18, 2020 |

This is the first in our column series of “Ask Sister Dina.” Sister Dina Bato, SP, is now answering your questions about spirituality, being a sister today, justice, you name it, here on the Sisters of Providence blog.

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Exploring religious life today: one discerner’s story

By Stephanie Rivas | July 1, 2020 |

God has nudged me in small ways and big ways.

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Sister Donna Marie Fu: Called by God to serve a global church

By Sister Maureen Abbott | June 15, 2020 |

Sister Donna Marie feels she experienced such a fulfilling life in answering her own call to offer her life to God. She continues to encourage that call in other young women. She regrets that political circumstances have prevented others from following a similar path.

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Mission Immersion Opportunity for women

By Amy Miranda | April 25, 2020 | Comments Off on Mission Immersion Opportunity for women

NOTE: Due to the new restricted guidelines offered from the CDC, Spring session of Mission Immersion opportunity for women is canceled.

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Come and See weekend retreat

By Amy Miranda | April 3, 2020 |

NOTE: Out of an abundance of caution regarding COVID-19, the Sisters of Providence are canceling Spring Come and See weekend. Make plans to attend our next Come and See weekend retreat Oct. 23-25, 2020.

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Visiting Los Angeles Religious Education Congress

By Sister Joni Luna | March 20, 2020 |

To our donors, we say ‘What a sweet Providence you are to our ministry!’

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