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Fall Come and See weekend retreat

By Amy Miranda | October 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Fall Come and See weekend retreat

Come get an inside look at life as a Sister of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods at our Come and See weekend retreat Oct. 23-25, 2020.

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‘What about the switchboard?’

By Amanda Maher | May 14, 2020 |

In the end, it was decided I would work from home and all calls would be routed to my cell phone

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COVID-19: ‘Lessons’ Learned

By Sister Ann Casper | April 26, 2020 |

This is the routine now

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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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Sister Barbara Battista: What does it mean to you to be a Catholic Sister today?

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 16, 2020 |

Living a common life centered in the Gospel virtues of poverty, chastity, and obedience has opened and stretched me beyond my wildest imaginings.

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Sister Cathy Campbell: What does it mean to you to be a Catholic Sister today?

By Sister Cathy Campbell | March 15, 2020 |

And in the 55 years I have been a Sister of Providence, I have discovered those possibilities have been imaginative and endless.

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Sister Dawn Tomaszewski: What it means to be a Catholic sister today

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | March 8, 2020 |

‘My sisters and our associates invigorate me for whatever might lay ahead.’

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‘It was 20 years ago today …’

By Jason Moon | March 3, 2020 |

‘We were attracted to the combination of faith, justice, and environmental sustainability WVC and the Sisters of Providence offered.’

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Calling all moms! Come out to the Woods for this retreat!

By Ashley Poff | February 25, 2020 |

‘Without question, being a mom is the greatest joy of my life …’

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Lenten Psalm of Awakening

By Sister Kay Manley | February 20, 2020 |

Being joyful during Lent is expressed in our belief in triumph over evil, love over death.

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Let us pray with you on Giving Tuesday!

By Zach Pies | November 5, 2019 |

This year on Giving Tuesday instead of asking for your support, the Sister of Providence want to give back to you!

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Seek your answers through prayer: fall Come and See retreat

By Amy Miranda | October 11, 2019 |

Come and See if life as a Sister of Providence might be for you on this weekend retreat at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana.

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Founded in 1840 by Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana is a place to relax, reflect or pray. You can immerse yourself in our fascinating history and amazing architecture. Many of our buildings are now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Take a guided group tour or a self-guided tour where you can explore at your own pace. There is plenty to do indoors such as visiting the Shrine of Saint Mother Theodore Gueirn, the Church of the Immaculate Conception and the Blessed Sacrament Chapel. Animal and nature lovers will discover an abundance of trees and plants as well as a variety of creatures such as alpacas and chickens. You can do a little shopping and stop for a bite to eat. All are welcome.

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