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The Total Eclipse of the Sun: A Celebration of Darkness

By Sister Anne Therese Falkenstein | April 10, 2024 |

In all things, Providence prevails!

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Join the Sisters of Providence for May forest meditation event

By Jason Moon | April 9, 2024 |

For more information, call 812-535-2932 or email

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Virtual, in-person ‘Evolution of Wisdom Thought’ series to continue in May

By Jason Moon | April 8, 2024 |

The fourth session will explore Viktor Frankl’s ‘Man’s Search for Meaning’

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In-person, virtual Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for May 14

By Jason Moon | April 4, 2024 |

Persons of all faith traditions are welcome

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Sisters to host ‘Wheels for Wheels’ blessing

By Jason Moon | April 3, 2024 |

There will be no cost for participation but donations will be accepted

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Appreciating Our Volunteers during Volunteer Appreciation Month

By Sarah Knoblock | April 2, 2024 |

Thank you to all of our volunteers!

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WVC to host ‘Total Eclipse of the Herd: An Alpaca Encounter’

By Jason Moon | March 14, 2024 |

Cost to attend is $6.

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Sisters to continue ‘Evolution of Wisdom Thought’ series in April

By Jason Moon | March 12, 2024 |

The third session will explore Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

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Join the Sisters of Providence for upcoming April forest meditation walking event

By Jason Moon | March 11, 2024 |

The second event in this series is scheduled for Saturday, April 20

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In-person, virtual Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for April 9

By Jason Moon | March 8, 2024 |

The hour-long service includes prayer, readings, beautiful music and more

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Teens invited to volunteer with Sisters of Providence in April

By Jason Moon | March 7, 2024 |

The next volunteer opportunity will take place from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., on April 20

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Sisters of Providence to host Earth Day Festival on April 20

By Jason Moon | March 5, 2024 |

There will be something for everyone!

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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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