The Story of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary

By: Therese Jelinski

The Sisters of the Presentation of Mary are pleased to announce the release of Venturing into the Prairies, a book about their 110-year history in Western Canada. 

Perhaps best known as the Sisters who have operated Rivier Academy and Marion Aquatics pool in Prince Albert since the 1970s and Discernment House in Saskatoon since 1986, the Sisters of the Presentation taught tens of thousands of children in public and Catholic schools in Saskatchewan, Manitoba, northern Alberta, and northern Ontario.…

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Resources for our sisters, as well as the parishes and communities that they serve.


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Heritage Book

Interested in History? Here is a book you want to read!

It is the story of the 110 years of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary in Western Canada. They have lived and served in many communities and continue to share in the lives of many people.

If you wish to purchase a copy of this special book…

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Mission & Charism

The Congregation of the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary is an international apostolic religious community founded in 1796 by Blessed Marie Rivier in France.  We are serving in nineteen countries of the world and are committed to spreading the knowledge and love of Jesus Christ…

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