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We can all use a little help with prayer sometimes. The Sisters of Providence hope to help inspire you! Whether it's the perfect Saint Mother Theodore Guerin quote or a prayer written by a Sister of Providence, let the right words bring Providence into your life. Browse the prayers below or if you're looking for something specific, use the “Topics” search in the search area.
“It would be better to be guarded in your words than always asking pardon.”
“The heart understands the heart. As yours was speaking in your letter, mine understood its language.”
“I fully enter into your difficulties, this is the same as telling you that I suffer with you. Need I tell you that I pray for you?”
“Speak to them with respect and they will respect you and will respect themselves.”
“Never speak when you are over - excited, but wait for the impulse of nature to pass away and that of grace to succeed it.”
“Be careful not to give way to your temper, which makes you unsupportable. You would be a thousand times happier in resisting it.”
“Jesus always has time; he is always ready to listen to us.”
“You know my dear daughter, that I always speak to you with candor and simplicity...I know that you prefer to be treated this way.”
“...do not point out only the mistakes, ... speak more of what is good...”
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