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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.
God, we will need you next to us
to guide us through every stage of our “I do,”
Beloved, be with all of us in our
leaning into something new
leaning with trust on one another
leaning in toward the light.
Today we greet the dawn of Christmas 2020
With grateful hearts we bow are heads in thanksgiving
Thank you for all the wonderful things
You have made:
The whole world, all the people
My home, my school, my friends, my pets.
Breathe in God and breathe out love.
Delight in the beauty that surrounds you each day.
During Black History month, we raise up the memory of Black Americans whose lives inspire us to live our baptismal call to the fullest, and implore their intercession to blot out the sin of racism
The blessing of a new day. The blessing of color and sunlight. The blessing of the gentle breeze. The blessing of the cool shade beneath a tall lush tree. The…
Oh, God, it’s winter. I think of the small blessings of cold and chill, ice and snow, and how the season can have a big effect on my mood and…
“We are approaching very fast. How fast my heart is beating! If you knew what feelings one experiences at a moment like this!”
“A good spirit reigns in our house...”
“Our dear Lord has preserved us, and at this moment, eleven o'clock in the morning, everything leads us to hope that the worst is over.”
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