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I have called you by name: Come and See Retreat

By Amy Miranda | April 8, 2022 | Comments Off on I have called you by name: Come and See Retreat

What would it be like to live out the mission and legacy of a saint? Single, Catholic women ages 18-42 are invited to find out at the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Come and See weekend Oct. 1-2, 2021

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Sunday Brunch at the Woods

By Mary Riley | December 19, 2021 |

Farm to fork. Join us for Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for a delicious meal prepared by our new catering partner, Bon Appétit. Their philosophy is simple — cook from scratch using fresh, authentic, seasonal ingredients from local farms and artisans.

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Sunday Brunch at the Woods

By Mary Riley | December 12, 2021 |

Farm to fork. Join us for Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for a delicious meal prepared by our new catering partner, Bon Appétit. Their philosophy is simple — cook from scratch using fresh, authentic, seasonal ingredients from local farms and artisans.

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Sunday Brunch at the Woods

By Mary Riley | December 5, 2021 |

Farm to fork. Join us for Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for a delicious meal prepared by our new catering partner, Bon Appétit. Their philosophy is simple — cook from scratch using fresh, authentic, seasonal ingredients from local farms and artisans.

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Walking a labyrinth: one Providence Associate’s experience

By Alice Shelton | December 3, 2021 |

I think walking a labyrinth can be a prayer experience in the same way that anything we do with quiet reverence and intention is prayer. I find sitting in prayer very challenging. The helpful part of labyrinth as a prayer practice is that it is an embodied experience. The path allows me to bring my whole self.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Sister Hang Tran!

By Jason Moon | November 29, 2021 |

‘I think it’s really necessary for me.’

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Sunday Brunch at the Woods

By Mary Riley | November 28, 2021 |

Farm to fork. Join us for Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for a delicious meal prepared by our new catering partner, Bon Appétit. Their philosophy is simple — cook from scratch using fresh, authentic, seasonal ingredients from local farms and artisans.

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Sisters announce Christmas prayer and service times

By Jason Moon | November 24, 2021 |

All services are open to the public and to people of all faith traditions

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Teens invited to volunteer with Sisters of Providence

By Jason Moon | November 22, 2021 |

“It is a lot of fun. And at the same time, our teen volunteers will receive valuable life experiences and learn from the wisdom of our residents.”

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Sunday Brunch at the Woods

By Mary Riley | November 21, 2021 |

Farm to fork. Join us for Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for a delicious meal prepared by our new catering partner, Bon Appétit. Their philosophy is simple — cook from scratch using fresh, authentic, seasonal ingredients from local farms and artisans.

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Adopting Iggy

By Sisters of Providence | November 20, 2021 |

Our plan is to try and make this an annual trip to come see Iggy so he doesn’t forget that his Florida parents Love him very much!

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Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for December 14

By Jason Moon | November 15, 2021 |

The hour-long service includes prayer, readings, beautiful music and time for silence and reflection

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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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