Providence Pages Newsletter

Providence Pages showcases the mission of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, a congregation of Catholic religious women based out of Kingston, Ontario. It comes out three times a year. CLICK THE IMAGE to read online. Or, download here.

In this issue:

  • St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Brockville was transferred to the Marguerita Residence Corporation.
  • History of the St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Brockville.
  • Teaching during COVID-19 in Peru.
  • Associates plan for autonomous future.
  • Providence Event 2021
  • Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation News
  • and more!
Sister Mary Camillus Bradley

Sister Mary Camillus Bradley

Sister Mary Camillus died on Tuesday, February 20, 1951, at the House of Providence, after a lingering illness. Margaret Bradley, as she was known, entered the Novitiate in the beginning of the century, September 16, 1900. She was a nurse, having graduated from the...

Sister Mary Claudia Coyle

Sister Mary Claudia Coyle

Sister Mary Claudia died at St. Vincent de Paul Hospital, Brockville on Sunday morning, Jan. 21st, 1951 after a short illness. She was stricken by a heart attack while in the wash room where she was found in dearth. The former Margaret Coyle, she was born on Wolfe...

Sister Mary Emerita Barry

Sister Mary Emerita Barry

Sister M. Emerita died suddenly on Friday afternoon, August 25, at Rosary Hall, Toronto. Sister was the former Miss Veronica Barry of Morrisburg, Ontario, her birthplace. She was the third of the family to enter our Community. Her sisters – Sister M. Borgia and...

Sister Mary Oswin Flanagan

Sister Mary Oswin Flanagan

Sister Mary Oswin died suddenly on Sunday morning, May 21st at St. Vincent de Paul Hospital, Brockville. Sister had come for mass and before she reached the Chapel she became ill. The Sisters thinking it was one of her usual heart attacks, administered some remedies,...

Sister Mary Augustine Dowdall

Sister Mary Augustine Dowdall

Sister Mary Augustine died at the House of Providence, Kingston, early on Monday morning, March 6th, after a lingering illness. Born in Perth, Ontario, Sister entered the Providence Novitiate in Kingston on August 12, 1895. After her profession she continued her work...

Sister Mary Regina McIntosh

Sister Mary Regina McIntosh

Sister Mary Regina died after a few hours illness at St. Mark’s Convent, Prescott, on Monday morning, February 27, 1950. Sister had been in her usual health, assisted at Mass and received Holy Communion, that morning. About ten o’clock she became ill. The priest and...

Sister Mary Thaddea Foster

Sister Mary Thaddea Foster

Sister Mary Thaddea died on Sunday morning, February 19, 1950 after an illness of about six months, due to a nervous break-down. Mother M. Anselm and Mother M. de Sales were with her reciting the prayers for the dying in the hospital for about an hour before she...

Sister Mary Victoria Donegan

Sister Mary Victoria Donegan

Mother Mary Victoria, Superior General, died suddenly on Monday morning, February 6, 1950, at Providence Mother House, Heathfield, after a few days’ illness. The doctor pronounced death due to “coronary thrombosis”. Our dear Mother General was anointed but she was not...

Sister Mary James Quinn

Sister Mary James Quinn

Sister Mary James died December 14th, 1949, in the early hours of the morning at the House of Providence, Kingston. In her last moments she had the privilege of being attended by her sister, Sister M. Edward and other members of the Community. Sister M. James had...

Sister Mary of the Seven Dolors McMahon

Sister Mary of the Seven Dolors McMahon

On Tuesday evening, June 21st, 1949, Sister Mary Seven Dolors, died at St. Vincent de Paul Hospital, Brockville, after an illness of several months. Sister was the former Mary Agatha McMahon of Chesterville. She entered the Novitiate, then located at the House of...