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Providence Associate Rite of First Commitment and Renewal

By Amy Miranda | November 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

All are welcome to join us for Mass as our newest Providence Associates make their first commitments to walk with the Providence community in love, mercy and justice. Many Providence Associates will also be renewing their vows. 1:30 p.m. in the Church of the Immaculate Conception.

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Providence Associate new candidate orientation

By Amy Miranda | October 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

New Providence Associate candidates and their companions will gather to spend the day getting to know one another and beginning their journey to becoming Providence Associates. All participants will gather in the Providence Hall community room. Interested in walking with the Sisters of Providence as a Prsuovidence Associate? Request an application here.

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Providence Associate Day of Reflection

By Amy Miranda | August 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

This Day of Reflection will give time for thought and contemplation. It is especially for Providence Associate candidates who are making their First Commitment in November. However, all Providence Associates and companions are welcome to attend. Not a Providence Associate yet? Learn more or request an application here. The day will begin with an opening…

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Get to know Providence Associate Debra Prieto

By Amy Miranda | July 23, 2019 | 7 Comments

What does being a Providence Associate mean to you?
It means walking with God in my life journey, leaning on Providence for support.

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Get to know Providence Associate Beverly Okey

By Amy Miranda | July 12, 2019 | 1 Comment

The Providence Relationship is life giving for me because of the sense of being part of something larger than myself — being part of a community of like-minded people, praying together and working toward shared goals. We do not have to change what we are doing necessarily, but live our lives with a shared sense of support and prayer that helps us to engage more effectively in what we do.

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Providence Associate Annual Meeting 2019

By Amy Miranda | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Providence Associates, candidate-associates and Sisters of Providence are invited to register below for the Providence Associate annual meeting June 27-July 1, 2019 at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Learn, grow, pray, have fun and be community. We hope to see you there!

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Saying yes to the vows

By Sister Emily TeKolste | June 27, 2019 | 4 Comments

As I say “Yes!” to these great unknowns, I am excited to see the ways that Providence will draw these vows into my life. I’m excited to see the way they will shape me into my most authentic self. I’m excited to see what religious life will come to be as we navigate this time of transition.

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Grumbling with Saint Mother Theodore

By Amy Miranda | June 11, 2019 | 2 Comments

Saint Mother Theodore, truly I have great need of your prayers. I am quite a grumbler.

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Resting on holy ground: new cremains burial options at the Woods

By Sister Ann Casper | May 24, 2019 | 2 Comments

That seed has blossomed into a new outreach ministry for the Sisters of Providence. We will now receive for inurnment at the Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, the cremains of persons other than members of the Congregation.

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The ever-expanding community of Providence

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

This has had profound impact on our concept of community. We now embrace an understanding of Providence — of God’s design and desire for all of us — which helps us know that we are united with all that exists. That everything is connected.

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The living and growing Providence Associate relationship in California and beyond

By Sister Carol Nolan | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

My hands-on experience with Providence Associates came in California, during the time of our ministry at Providence in the Desert teaching English to migrant farm workers in Coachella. Our Providence Associates become a part of our community. They assist us as they are able: with their prayers, their contributions, their traveling the long distances to participate in our gatherings, and with their outreach, both in California and in Indiana.

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The Easter Triduum: celebrating our salvation story

By Gene Majewski | April 17, 2019 | 1 Comment

As we enter these last three days of Holy Week — called the Easter Three Days, the Triduum — I wish you every grace and blessing!
May we be transformed by the Paschal Triduum and may it strengthen our commitment to Jesus.

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