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‘Faith leaders call on Biden to abolish federal death penalty once and for all’

By Jason Moon | July 12, 2021 |

“The death penalty is an act of revenge and it has no place in civil society.”

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Musings on National Simplicity Day

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | July 12, 2021 |

All of a sudden, the “celebration” of National Simplicity Day turned into a celebration for the affluent. Why celebrate that?

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With 40 inmates still on federal death row, this local organization is working to connect them with their families

By Jason Moon | June 29, 2021 |

The Sisters of Providence started the ‘Death Row Visitation Project’ to help families get to see their loved ones face to face while awaiting execution

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Congregation collaborates with others to create ‘Death Row Visitation Project’

By Jason Moon | June 24, 2021 |

‘“This is an essential part of our justice work.’

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Art and Soul Creation Guild to meet July 7-8

By Jason Moon | June 24, 2021 |

‘The only criteria is that you must be comfortable working independently for a portion of each session.’

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WVC teams with Arts Illiana for anniversary writing contest

By Jason Moon | June 24, 2021 |

‘This project started when we were talking about the 25th anniversary and brainstorming ideas to recognize the milestone’

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Save the date for these upcoming events!

By Jason Moon | June 23, 2021 |

We are excited to once again offer the many events, workshops and more that many people missed out on last year.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Elizabeth Gentry!

By Jason Moon | June 23, 2021 |

The Sisters of Providence have many volunteer opportunities where you can make a difference.

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Welcoming our 2021 WVC Summer Interns!

By Sister Mary Montgomery | June 20, 2021 |

I hope you have an opportunity to meet some of them!

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Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for July 13

By Jason Moon | June 18, 2021 |

The hour-long service includes prayer, beautiful music, and time for silence, spoken and silent reflection.

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Celebrating World Environment Day

By John-Michael Elmore | June 4, 2021 |

We owe one another a better world. We should listen to each other to find out how we can do that.

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May 9, 2021: Sixth Sunday of Easter

By Connie Schnapf | May 6, 2021 |

Jesus set the ultimate standard for us to follow by his unconditional love for us.

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As a community dedicated to advocating for the marginalized, we Sisters of Providence join our voices with others in speaking out about many peace and justice issues of great importance in our world. Learn more about justice concerns dear to our hearts here.

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