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Visiting Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

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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Sisters to host ‘Peace in the Mourning’

By Jason Moon | August 18, 2022 |

Come and experience the consolation and peace that awaits you

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Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for September 13

By Jason Moon | August 17, 2022 |

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

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Sisters to host Alcohol Inks

By Jason Moon | August 16, 2022 |

It’s endlessly fascinating and participants are guaranteed to have fun.

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Sisters to host SoulCollage® Workshop: Sacred Journey

By Jason Moon | August 15, 2022 |

‘The collage comes from inside you’

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Hunger Bust Fun Run/Walk scheduled

By Jason Moon | July 25, 2022 |

The race is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., rain or shine

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Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for August 9

By Jason Moon | July 15, 2022 |

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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