Author: Anita Wilkins

Sr. Dorothy Byrne – 75th Jubilee

Sister Dorothy Byrne entered the Sisters of Providence in Seattle in 1943 with the thought of being a nurse, but the next 70 years spent in education, administration and parish ministry brought her great joy.  She was born...

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Sr. Virginia Miller

Sister (Ruth) Virginia Miller was the youngest of three girls born to Margaret and Leon Miller in Longview, Wash. She attended public grade school, high school and junior college in Longview. When she was in the seventh grade...

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Sr. Susan Fitzmorris – 70th Jubilee

Sister Susan Fitzmorris, born in Olympia, Wash., is a reflection of her parents.  She inherited her mother’s respect and caring for everyone. Her delight in reading is a legacy from her father.  Theirs was a family of...

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Sr. Helen Brennan – 70th Jubilee

My journey with the Sisters of Providence began in 1936, when Sister Beatrice Ann came to our parish in Camas, Wash., to teach Sunday catechism. I loved learning about Jesus. Religion was already an important part of my Irish...

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Sr. Judy George – 60th Jubilee

I grew up in Missoula, Montana, the oldest of seven living children, born to Elmer and Leenora George. We were a close-knit, Catholic family, all of us educated in Catholic schools for the most part, through our college days....

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Sr. Ida Mae Marceau – 60th Jubilee

I have been so happy being a Sister of Providence, and I have had a wonderful life in my ministries. I entered the Sisters of Providence in 1958, professing my first vows in 1960 and final vows in 1965. I was eager to be a...

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RSS Daily Scripture

  • Saturday (October 19): "The Holy Spirit will teach you what to say" October 19, 2019
    Scripture:  Luke 12:8-12  8 "And I tell you, every one who acknowledges me before men, the Son of man also will acknowledge before the angels of God; 9 but he who denies me before men will be denied before the angels of God. 10 And every one who speaks a word against the Son of […]