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Visiting Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

Sisters of Providence partner with Bon Appetit

By Jason Moon | August 20, 2021 |

“This is a banquet space and we want to continue to grow the use of this space.”

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Hunger Bust Fun Run/Walk scheduled

By Jason Moon | August 9, 2021 |

Providence Food Pantry, which is located at 701 W. National Ave., West Terre Haute, is open from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., every Thursday

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Sisters of Providence welcome new Chaplain

By Jason Moon | August 2, 2021 |

Father Terry Johnson feels like he’s in Shangri-La. “It’s like I’m in Camelot,” Father Terry said regarding coming to the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, to minister as…

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An unbreakable promise

By Sister Janet Gilligan | July 26, 2021 |

True to her word, after her safe arrival at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Mother Theodore had a small log chapel built on a little hill in the forest east of the convent

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Taizé Prayer Service scheduled for August 10

By Jason Moon | July 23, 2021 |

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

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Art and Soul Creation Guild to meet August 4-5

By Jason Moon | July 22, 2021 |

To become a guild member, contact Jeanne Frost at 812-535-2952 or email jfrost@spsmw.org

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Stories from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Historic District

By Jason Moon | July 21, 2021 |

“We’re grateful to the Swope Art Gallery for allowing both the Sisters of Providence and Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College to share the hidden treasures with the greater Wabash Valley.”

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Sisters schedule annual used book sale

By Jason Moon | July 20, 2021 |

All proceeds from the sale will benefit the Sisters of Providence mission and ministries

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Art and Soul Creation Guild to meet July 7-8

By Jason Moon | June 24, 2021 |

‘The only criteria is that you must be comfortable working independently for a portion of each session.’

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WVC teams with Arts Illiana for anniversary writing contest

By Jason Moon | June 24, 2021 |

‘This project started when we were talking about the 25th anniversary and brainstorming ideas to recognize the milestone’

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Save the date for these upcoming events!

By Jason Moon | June 23, 2021 |

We are excited to once again offer the many events, workshops and more that many people missed out on last year.

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Newsnotes

By Casey Kellum | May 3, 2021 |

Catch up on news from the Sisters of Providence, from COVID-19 to Earth Day to a new alumni association.

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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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