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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.
Prayer for a deceased loved one on their birthday
I celebrate the life of the beloved I knew,
the hands I held, the life I shared.
Make us ONE
Holy God, take away all hatred, prejudice and division and all things that interfere with what makes us ONE. May we be united in beliefs and practices of Peace, Faith,…
A Christmas Prayer for 2021
So now, Creator God, we pray that You will come
FOR THOSE WHO HAVE MOTHERED US
May others find in us the shelter and the love that we have been so freely given by those who have mothered us
From darkness into light
And I knew that could happen
to our world too —
This growing in
and emerging from
Darkness into Light
Jesus Christ is risen! Alleluia!
May love rise in us.
Lord if we ever need you, we need you now
Shine your sunlight on the seeds of life
Christmas mourning during COVID-19 …
Today we greet the dawn of Christmas 2020
A prayer of thanks on the day after Thanksgiving 2020
Provident God, your presence among us so real.
Thank you for loving me when I am sad, distressed, worried, crabby and impatient just as you love me when I am thankful.
Feasting on thankfulness …
And may whatever I decide to be and to do this Thanksgiving Day be blessed by You
Thanksgiving love across the miles
Thank you for the abundant blessings bestowed on me through my family and friends!
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