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Visiting Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

Teens invited to volunteer with Sisters of Providence

By Jason Moon | October 21, 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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Second session of ‘Faith and the Arts’ set for Nov. 12

By Jason Moon | October 20, 2022 |

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

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Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for November 8

By Jason Moon | October 19, 2022 |

Persons of all faith traditions are welcome to attend

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

By Jason Moon | October 18, 2022 |

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

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Sisters to host ‘Mourning Together’ retreat

By Jason Moon | October 17, 2022 |

‘It is important for survivors of suicide loss to find ways to journey with others who have experienced this same type of loss.’

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Facts, Inspiration and Reflection Starters: Saint Teresa of Avila

By Sister Paula Damiano | October 15, 2022 |

‘Do I place myself in Providence and reverence the place and time as a true gift rather than looking back or worrying about the future?’

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A reflection for the Providence Associate Commitment Ceremony

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | October 10, 2022 |

‘Go forth, Providence Associates, into the world to form community and to minister.’

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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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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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