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Oblate Sisters of Providence

Sharon Knecht

Oblate Sisters of Providence

a pictorial history

by Sharon Knecht

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Published by Donning Co. Publishers in Virginia Beach, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oblate Sisters of Providence -- History,
  • African American Catholics -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Sharon Knecht.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4412 .K54 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16248965M
    ISBN 109781578644117
    LC Control Number2007010601
    OCLC/WorldCa85899022

      According to Knecht’s book, Oblate Sisters of Providence: A Pictorial History, the habits the sisters wore comprised a “full-pleated, long-sleeved black dress trimmed with a white collar. A crucifix was attached to the area over the heart.”.   The Oblate Sisters of Providence, in Halethorpe, are turning this year. They're the first successful Roman Catholic sisterhood established by women of African descent in the entire world.

    There is little material investigating generativity in the life choices of African-American older women, particular Roman Catholic Religious Sisters (Melia, , , ).This article links these two minority identity characteristics in exploring generativity in eight elderly Oblate Sisters of Providence . Founded in Baltimore in by a French Sulpician priest and a mulatto Caribbean immigrant, the Oblate Sisters of Providence formed the first permanent African American Roman Catholic sisterhood in the United States. It still exists today. Exploring the.

    Anne Marie Becraft () joined the Oblate Sisters of Providence (OSP) in after successfully founding and running the first school for black girls in Georgetown. The Oblate Sisters of Providence has great historical import because it is the first religious order for African American women in the US Catholic Church.   Mother Mary Lange, who co-founded the Oblate Sisters of Providence in Baltimore in , is among six Black Catholic Americans formally placed in .


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The story of the Oblate Sisters of Providence is told through pages containing over historic photographs ​collected and kept by the Sisters. It is a remarkable story: full of purpose, community, joy, hardship, and most of all faith.

Hardcover $35 each Softcover $30 each. Persons of Color and Religious at the Same Time: The Oblate Sisters of Providence, Diane Batts Morrow.

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Knecht (Author)5/5(1). May the peace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with you. The Oblate Sisters of Providence founded in by Mother Mary Lange, OSP and Father James Hector Joubert, SS in Baltimore, Maryland responded to the "needs of the time".

Today our congregation continues to respond as Mother Mary Lange did, trusting in providence, loving all and seeing Christ in each person. by. Diane Batts Morrow. Rating details 9 ratings 1 review. Founded in Baltimore in by a French Sulpician priest and a mulatto Caribbean immigrant, the Oblate Sisters of Providence formed the first permanent African American Roman Catholic sisterhood in the United States.

It still exists today/5. This book is a much-needed contribution to the history of the Oblate Sisters of Providence, 19th century women religious, and U.S. Black Catholic history. It is a delight to read. I am so grateful to Professor Morrow for her careful and compelling work/5(3).

Diane Batts Morrow is associate professor of history and African-American studies at the University of Georgia. She researches and writes extensively on the Oblate Sisters of Providence. She is author of the award-winning book, “Persons of Color and Religious at the Same Time: The Oblate Sisters of Providence, ”.

The needlework completed by Ann Roberts in is the earliest work found in the Oblate Sisters of Providence collection. While there is no documented proof that Roberts was a student or teacher at Saint Frances Academy, her needlework was kept by the Oblates for over years.

The Oblate Sisters of Providence maintain an Archives and Special Collections Library at the Our Lady of Mount Providence Convent in Baltimore, Maryland. The collection is accessible by appointment only between the hours of 9am and 4pm Monday through Friday.

Photocopying and Photograph scanning services are available. Oblate Sisters of Providence, Halethorpe, Maryland. 2, likes talking about this were here.

The Oblate Sisters of Providence is the oldest congregation in the world for women of color. The extraordinary journey of Anne Marie Becraft, who became Oblate Sister of Providence Mary Aloysius, is one that powerfully illustrates the foundational presence of black Catholics in the U.S.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Oblate Sisters of Providence is a Roman Catholic women's religious institute, founded by Mother Mary Elizabeth Lange ( - ), OSP, and Rev.

James Nicholas Joubert, SS in in Baltimore, Maryland for the. The Oblate Sisters of Providence: An American story As we observe Black History Month inexamining the early history of the Oblate Sisters of Providence can teach us several important lessons.

The sisters proved exceptional in 19th-century America: They were black and free in a slave. Try the new Google Books.

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Sharon C. Knecht. Donning Company Publishers, - African American Catholics - pages. 0 Reviews. The Oblate Sisters is a Pontifical Institute of religious women founded in by Blessed Mother Maria Teresa Casini.

The sisters are called to offer their lives of prayer and service in. The Oblate Sisters of Providence are pleased to announce the publication of Oblate Sisters of Providence: A Pictorial History.

This beautiful ″ x 11″ limited edition is now available for order. Oblate Sisters of Providence, a Pictorial History by Sharon C. Knecht The history of the OSP told in photos taken and collected by the order.

Oblate Archivist Sharon Knecht tells this amazing story in text and a selection of over photographs. - The activities of the Oblate Sisters of Providence, the oldest religious congregation for women of color in the world.

See more ideas about Sisters, Religious, Olds pins. Oblate Sisters of Providence. Title Author Date Place of Publication Publisher Series Subjects ; More colored nuns. Gillard, John T., S.S.J. Baltimore: Josephite Press, Oblate Sisters of Providence, Religious vocations for women: More colored nuns!.

Oblate Sisters of Providence: A Pictorial History by Sharon C. Knecht. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Everything Seemed to Be Progressing: The Oblate Sisters and the End of an Era, Chapter 8.

Of the Sorrow and Deep Distress of the Sisters We Draw a Veil: The Oblate Sisters in the Crucible, Chapter 9. Happy Daughters of Divine Providence: The Maturation of the Oblate Community, Chapter Author: Diane Batts Morrow.Biography Diane Batts Morrow's recent book is Persons of Color and Religious at the Same Time: The Oblate Sisters of Providence, (University of North Carolina Press, ).The Oblate Sisters of Providence is a Roman Catholic women religious order, founded by Mother Mary Lange, OSP]], and Rev.

James Nicholas Joubert, SS in in Baltimore, Maryland for the education of girls of color. It has the distinction of being the first Roman Catholic religious order began for Catholic women of African descent. The congregation is also a member of the Women of Providence.