Sisters of Providence Daring to live our charism in an evolving world. <![CDATA[Mother Joseph Province sisters put their efforts into advocacy]]> What do Sisters of Providence in Mother Joseph Providence do today, now that they no longer are running hospitals or schools? The answer is: Plenty!

Even the most elderly sisters are engaged in a ministry of prayer and presence. For others who remain active in the community, the ministry of advocacy – meeting needs and influencing policy – puts them at the forefront of a host of issues related to their central focus of social justice, reclaiming Earth, women and children in need and much more.

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<![CDATA[Sister Peter Claver is named to Spokane Citizen Hall of Fame]]> Sister Peter Claver, former president and chief executive officer of Sacred Heart Hospital, was one of four 2017 historic individuals inducted into the Spokane Citizen Hall of Fame at a breakfast on May 2 at The Davenport Hotel in Spokane. The Spokane Citizen Hall of Fame, sponsored by the Spokane Public Library Foundation and the City of Spokane, recognizes individuals, both living and deceased, who have made significant contributions to Spokane.

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<![CDATA[Transitions dreams big to house the homeless in Spokane]]> Home is where the heart is; it’s a saying we all know. When you have no place to call home, it is hard to feel settled and at peace in your heart. Unfortunately, homelessness is a reality for more than 1,400 women in Spokane each night, many with children to care for.

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<![CDATA[Nine Sisters of Providence mark 25, 50, 60, 70, and 80 years of religious life]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 -0700 284 <![CDATA[Sisters celebrate 160 years in the West and opening of SJR]]> At a special Mass in December, Provincial Superior Judith Desmarais, SP, highlighted the history of the Sisters of Providence in the West and spotlighted some of the sisters who made a tremendous impact on the people and the society of their times. The occasion was a celebration of two Sisters of Providence milestones: the 160th anniversary of the arrival in the West of Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart and four companions, as well as the 50th anniversary of St. Joseph Residence, home to retired and infirm sisters in Seattle.

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<![CDATA[Sisters of Providence welcome Carolyn Lobo, MD, to the novitiate]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0800 273 <![CDATA[Providence Sister Hong Nga Nguyen professes perpetual vows on July 31, 2016]]> Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0700 265 <![CDATA[Sisters of Providence announce two recipients of 2016 Mother Joseph Award]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0700 264 <![CDATA[Sisters of Providence take stand for comprehensive immigration reform]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700 255 <![CDATA[Sisters of Providence offer Women in Ministry Experience in August]]> Sat, 30 May 2015 00:00:00 -0700 252 <![CDATA[Salvadoran Sister of Providence becomes a U.S. citizen]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0800 245 <![CDATA[Fourteen Sisters of Providence mark 25, 50, 60, 70 and 75 years of religious life]]> Fourteen Sisters of Providence will celebrate 25, 50, 60, 70 and 75 years of religious life at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 26, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, 7000 35th Avenue SW, Seattle. The Rev. John R. Walmesley will be the celebrant for the liturgy, which will be followed by a reception in Guadalupe Hall.

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<![CDATA[Sisters of Providence sell longtime sisters’ residence to Providence Health & Services-Washington]]> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0800 227 <![CDATA[Sisters of Providence appoint new board members to Providence Pariseau Corp.]]> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0700 222 <![CDATA[Sisters of Providence adopt corporate stance to end the Death Penalty]]> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0700 221 <![CDATA[Breakfast to benefit Sojourner Place]]> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0700 218 <![CDATA[Providence Sister Margarita Hernandez professes perpetual vows in Seattle on July 27, 2013]]> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0700 217 <![CDATA[Sisters of Providence present Mother Joseph statue to retiring PH&S Oregon Region CEO]]> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0700 216 <![CDATA[Providence Sister Vilma Franco professes perpetual vows in Spokane on October 7, 2012]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0700 198 <![CDATA[Providence Sister Jessica Taylor professes perpetual vows in Seattle on June 30, 2012]]> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0700 194