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Fall 2022 Come and See Retreat

By Amy Miranda | October 14, 2022 |

What is religious life like today? Come and See! Explore if you might be called to life as a Sister of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Free weekend retreat Oct. 14-16, 2022.

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Sisters to host ‘Walking the Labyrinth’

By Jason Moon | September 28, 2022 |

Cost to attend is $20. The registration deadline is Oct. 13.

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Sisters to host retreat ‘Giving an Account for Hope’

By Jason Moon | September 27, 2022 |

‘We are a part of this marvelous creation all of which reflects the Holy One …’

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Sisters to host Faith and the Arts series

By Jason Moon | September 26, 2022 |

Learn how faith can be solidified and amplified by using works of visual arts, drama and poetry

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Teens invited to volunteer with Sisters of Providence

By Jason Moon | September 22, 2022 |

‘This is an opportunity to invite young people to come and share in the works of love, mercy and justice of the Sisters of Providence’

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Sisters to host Praying with Nature

By Jason Moon | September 16, 2022 |

‘Praying with the help of nature, especially here in these exquisite Woods, allows the participants to experience prayer through the senses.’

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Sisters to celebrate Feast of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

By Jason Moon | September 13, 2022 |

A feast day in Catholic tradition is a day set aside to commemorate the life of saintly individuals or a specific event

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Sisters to host Fall Farm Day at the Woods

By Jason Moon | September 7, 2022 |

Admission is free, but donations would be welcome

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Explore religious life with the Sisters of Providence

By Jason Moon | August 25, 2022 |

Learn more about what the Sisters of Providence have to offer

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Sisters to host ‘Art Journaling’

By Jason Moon | August 23, 2022 |

No art or writing skills are necessary

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Sisters of Providence to host ‘Mystics – A Journey of Discovery’

By Jason Moon | August 22, 2022 |

‘Simply put, a mystic is someone who has an experience of union with The Divine.’

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Teens invited to volunteer with Sisters of Providence

By Jason Moon | August 19, 2022 |

‘It was inspiring to watch the sisters connect with all of the volunteers.’

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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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