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Providence Associate Ann Henderson: connected by Providence, justice

Posted on February 24, 2018 at 4:08 am by

I would say that if you are looking for a connection with people who care deeply about intimacy with God by following Jesus and standing with those of the edge of society, then become a Providence Associate! Continue reading

Leadership Team statement regarding Parkland shooting

Posted on February 22, 2018 at 8:45 am by

We pray, too, that as individuals, as communities, and as a nation, we will grow in our practice of nonviolence so that, together, we can create a more just a peace-filled society. Continue reading

Alaska holiday honors Elizabeth Peratrovich

Posted on February 15, 2018 at 5:30 am by

They experienced discrimination against native indigenous people whose ancestors had lived there for thousands of years Continue reading

Celebrating the Feast of Saint Josephine Bakhita

Posted on February 8, 2018 at 5:30 am by

Human trafficking continues and one might say it is rampant in the United States and other countries Continue reading

Intersectionality – what is it?

Posted on January 19, 2018 at 9:30 am by

Today, even as random violence seems to become the norm in our country, there are some for whom violence and discrimination are nothing new. Whole classes of people face discrimination on a daily basis because of how their realities overlap: discrimination in housing, the workplace, our churches, our criminal justice system, health care, our immigration system. Continue reading

LCWR denounces decision to rescind TPS for Salvadorans

Posted on January 11, 2018 at 10:48 am by

TPS holders are our neighbors and friends Continue reading

Sign this letter!

Posted on January 11, 2018 at 9:03 am by

The Leadership Team of the Sisters of Providence has signed on to this letter, which will be sent to Indiana’s Senators and Representatives regarding the Dream Act. According to the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, letters will be sent to  Continue Reading »

Sign this petition!

Posted on November 20, 2017 at 8:57 am by

Sign the Catholic Climate Petition and support the Pope’s ecological call

Leadership Team letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan

Posted on November 10, 2017 at 8:10 am by

‘Though there are a variety of issues that are negatively impacted by the proposed federal budget, the issue of health care seems most critical’ Continue reading

Papal Aid Calls For Legal Migration Channels To End ‘Travesty’ Of Human Trafficking

Posted on October 23, 2017 at 1:47 pm by

This article, “Papal Aid calls for legal migration channels to end ‘travesty’ of human trafficking,” was recently featured on the Sisters Against Trafficking website. We wanted to share the article with you. Here is a link to the article.

Empowering women, changing lives: Fair Trade meets Mother Theodore

Posted on October 21, 2017 at 4:10 am by

The core values of Global Mamas (and Fair Trade, in general) are consistent with the core values enumerated by the Sisters of Providence, namely:
• Focusing on the common good (Love);
• Working to alleviate the suffering of others in some direct way (Mercy);
• Endeavoring to ensure fair and equitable treatment for all (Justice);
• Using Earth’s resources in a sustainable manner (Care for Creation); and
• Working together for the good of the whole (Community). Continue reading

I was jailed as a child. I know it’s possible to reintegrate into society with support

Posted on September 19, 2017 at 11:03 am by

This column was recently featured in The Guardian. It was written by Xavier McElrath-Bey, a senior advisor and national advocate at the Campaign for the Fair Sentencing Youth. We wanted to share the article with you. Here is a link  Continue Reading »

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