Be inspired

Inspiration search

Home » Be inspired » Inspiration Search

Need some words of wisdom?

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.

  • Topics

  • Type of inspiration

  • Author

  • Reset

115 results

Topic: faith

Quote

“If we love Our Lord with our whole heart, if we serve [God] faithfully, we shall be happy even in this life.”

See quote

Quote

“There is much life in a worn-out body when God sustains it.”

See quote

Quote

“It is true that you have the practical faith since you daily perform many good works. But how are they done? What spirit animates you?”

See quote

Quote

“I have confidence in the future. The one who took up our defense will protect us again. [God's] arm is not shortened.”

See quote

Quote

“Now from the very spot I say to you before God that there is nothing to fear and everything to hope.”

See quote

Quote

“Oh, how happy you would be if you could see all the good that your Daughters of the Woods are doing and the good spirit which animates them.”

See quote

Quote

“Her [Sister Saint Francis Xavier] example animates and confounds me. I am near her in the chapel distracted with temporalities and business, and I see her lost in God and melting with love for our Lord.”

See quote

Quote

“Cities and provinces disappear like individuals. God alone remains. Let us attach ourselves to [God] with all our hearts and [God] will take care of us...”

See quote

Quote

“Have confidence in the Providence that so far has never failed us.”

See quote

Quote

“In short, when you have committed a fault, disavow it before God; ask [God's] pardon, promise to do better in the future. Make a good act of love, and after that, go your way as though nothing had happened.”

See quote

Quote

“How happy we shall be in heaven where we shall never have to part...”

See quote

Quote

“Do not fear for our dear Congregation. Our Lord loves it too much to abandon it.”

See quote

Are you in need of prayer?

You're not alone.
We'd like to pray for you.

Take the inspiration home

Did you know? There are several different ways to purchase prayer books from the Sisters of Providence, books by and about Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, and other great items!

Quote of the day

September 24
“My duty has been simply that of the ass who bore the prophet.”
– Saint Mother Theodore Guerin