Past Ministries


Farewell in Arnprior

photo by: Kate Glynn, EMC Newspaper
Sister Nancy Wilson, seated, centre, celebrates with her congregation following a farewell Mass at St. John Chrysostom in Arnprior Sunday, June 20, 2010.

by Christine Ross

During a special Mass of Thanksgiving on Sunday, June 20, the congregation of St. John Chrysostom in Arnprior bid a fond farewell to Sister Nancy Wilson and all Sisters of Providence who have ministered in the parish over the last 101 years.
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Service Honoured

General Superior Sr. Kathryn LaFleur received the 2006 Distinguished Service Award from Queen’s Theological College. During the October 16th presentation, the following citation was read by Rev. Anne MacDermaid.
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Volunteering Spirit

Sister of Providence Susan Pye was recently featured as Volunteer of the Week in the May 12, 2006 edition of Kingston This Week. We reprint the article with permission from KTW.
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Teaching A Mission

In the corner of a second floor classroom at Holy Cross Secondary School in Kingston, a handful of male students huddle to discuss the previous night’s high school hockey play-off game between rivals Regiopolis and Holy Cross. As the chatter amplifies, teacher Sister Marian McCallum is able to hush the boys with one soft-spoken word, “gentlemen!”
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