Pilgrimages

Are you interested in embarking on a journey with spiritual significance?

A pilgrimage to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods is a great way to answer that call. We’ll work with you and your group to help create a special time for spiritual reflection while taking in all of the sacred, historical spaces.

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“It was a profound experience for those who participated.”

Sister Editha Ben, SP

about the 2017 Filipino pilgrimage

When you are on a pilgrimage, there are many beautiful and holy spaces you can visit.

If you are seeking more privacy to pray and meditate you can make your way to the Shrine of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, the National Shrine of Our Lady of Providence, the Shrine of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Fatima Shrine, the Shrine of St. Agnes, or the Shrine of St. Joseph.

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As a spiritual seeker you may like to explore our labyrinth.

The labyrinth represents a journey, a pilgrimage, a conscious taking of time to seek God. At first glance you might think that a labyrinth is a maze of winding paths. In reality, a labyrinth is a single path with one opening serving as both beginning and end. There are no “dead ends,” and there is no way to be lost. Your walk in the labyrinth should be a prayerful and meditative journey.

How can we help you?

We have a variety of ways to encourage Providence in your life.

  • Are you seeking spiritual direction?

    Find out how you can talk to a certified Spiritual Director.

  • Do you need inspiration?

    Find prayers and quotations that will help you on your journey.

  • Do you need prayer?

    Tell us how we can pray for you.

  • Do you need to get away?

    Reconnect with yourself and God in a retreat.

Upcoming events

Springtime Scripture

February 27 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST

Join together to unpack the richness and beauty of the Scripture passages used during Lent. We will meet every Thursday evening from February 27 through April 2. Come for one session or make it a great Lent/Spring and come to all sessions as your Lenten practice. The Scriptures will come alive in new ways!

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Feb
28

The Weaver’s Helper: Rigid Heddle and Floor Loom Workshop

Friday, Feb. 28; 6-8 p.m. & Saturday, Feb 29; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This workshop will help you get your weaving skills back in shape! If you’ve done a bit of weaving in the…

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Mar
1

Sundays at the Woods: Feasting on Forgiveness

Forgiveness is a gift from God to us, for us, and through us to share with others. This afternoon experience will give you the sacred space and time to reflect upon this special gift.

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Mar
4

Art to Lift your Spirit!

Do you have a love of art and a desire to charge up your creativity? Then plan on joining our Art and Soul Creation Guild. The guild is open to all regardless of art expertise….

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Get in touch

Use this form to contact Sister Jan about pilgrimages or you can contact her directly at 812‑535‑2925.

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