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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.

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Topic: daily life

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“Oh, true devotion to the Holy Virgin consists in imitating her virtues, in following her example.”

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“We cannot do our work if we all stay in the nest.”

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“Profit by the experiences of the past for the future.”

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“Occupy yourself less about yourself and more about God.”

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“What would the material be without the spiritual?”

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“We would love to tell you again that every day we include you all in our labors and prayers.”

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“We often cause pain to one another on account of the difference of our dispositions and natural inclinations.”

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Compost Time

I’m throwingthe unwanted scrapsof my life hereinto the compost bintrusting that Godcan take whatseems so uselessand, amazingly,transform itinto rich, dark soilso the seedsof my futuremay be luredinto vibrant life again.…

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Dawn at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

These winter days dark greets my waking, sometimes stars and moon. Flinger of stars, your power astounds. I feel so small. How like the little birds flying about, full of…

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Technology Wisdom Prayer

This prayer by Cathy Campbell asks guidance and peace among the multitude of information available to us from current technology sources.

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Prayer for homecoming

Bless us, most loving provident God,may this coming home be a re-creation and experience of hospitality and hope. May all who enter this home, may all who walk through these…

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Bridge Prayer

Lord, it is hard sometimes to believethat you are really present in this world of ours. But I do believe it, Lord!Please help me live my life in such a…

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Quote of the day

April 14
“You yourselves know well, when you ardently desire to do something, though very fatiguing, nothing appears too difficult.”
– Saint Mother Theodore Guerin