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 […]


General Leadership Conference

The Sisters of Providence will hold their General Leadership Conference in Holy Angels Province, Edmonton, Alberta from May 12-17, 2014. Participants will come from different countries: Canada, Chile, Philippines and U.S.A.

More to come...

News & Events


Official Opening of the Canonical Visit

The Sisters of Holy Angels Province had the happiness of welcoming Sister Karin Dufault, General Superior and the five general councillors, who came to visit the Sisters of Providence in Western Canada from February 6-17, 2014. Each Sister had a personal interview with Sister Karin and there were also meetings for reflection in small groups, […]

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Cross-Cultural Experience

Sister Beth Rayray, SP from the Philippines, was warmly welcomed at the airport by Sisters Celerina Estacio and Germaine Chalifoux on Jan. 28, 2014, as she arrived for her 6-month cross-cultural experience in Holy Angels Province.  A Welcome and Blessing Prayer, prepared by Sister Isabel Cid, took place the following day with all the Sisters […]