Welcome to The Sisters of Providence!
Our mission is to make known God's Providence and to live in compassionate service like Our Mother of Sorrows.



The Sisters of Providence is an international congregation, founded in Montreal by Blessed Emilie Gamelin to serve the poor and less fortunate in our society. We have a special devotion and love for our Mother of Sorrows whose compassion and attention to all persons is what we hope inspires and informs all our works. This […]

Our Mother of Sorrows

“There is, however, a devotion dear to Mother Gamelin, which ought to be set apart from all others, because it inspired all her work, and because she bequeathed it as an inheritance to her daughters. That is, the devotion to our Mother of Sorrows. This devotion had a decisive influence in her life. Overwhelmed by […]


August 13 - 19, 2016
Invitation from the Sisters of Providence to an Annual Summer Live-In Experience

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2016 Jubilee in Holy Angels Province

A Time of Joy and Gratitude  On June 4, Providence Centre chapel was the centre of a celebration of joy and gratitude for the lives of our four Sister jubilarians: Sister Theresa Devine, 75 years as a Sister of Providence; Sister Joan Wigbers, 60 years; Sister Estela Andaya, 50 years; Sister Mary Lei Gordon, 25 years. Sister Theresa has an […]