Posts from April 2016

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Happy Birthday!

by Content Admin

On her birthday Sister Mary Lei Gordon, Administrator of Providence Centre, was surprised with a large bouquet of editable fruits from her staff.  This colourful and delicious sculpture disappeared quickly as Sister Mary Lei shared it with all the Sisters of the house, with special attention to the Infirmary. Here we see Sister Eleanora Baier, […]

Women of Providence in Collaboration Vocation/Formation/Leadership Gathering

by Content Admin

We were happy to host the Women of Providence in Collaboration V/F/L Gathering at Providence Renewal Centre in Edmonton March 30 – April 3, 2016.  We were 25 participants, from various parts of Canada and the United States.  The theme of our gathering was: “Living Providence in an Intercultural Community and World”. The Prayer Rituals […]

Working Day of a Prison Chaplain

by Content Admin

The new Edmonton Remand Centre opened in 2013. It is a multi-purpose 1,952-bed correctional facility for male and female inmates awaiting trial, sentenced offenders with further charges, parolees who are suspended or revoked, inmates awaiting transfer to appropriate provincial and federal institutions and those held under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. The Remand Centre […]