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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 those struggling with lack of faith
My faith is threadbare, worn almost to a whisper.
And yet I need You more than ever.
Prayer for voting
Help us remember the needs of the many,
not merely our own.
Prayer for the sale of a home
Guide us — seller and buyer both —
through this change
with open and eager hearts.
Prayer on the death of a pet
I turn to you for comfort, for the sure knowing
that my pet is with you forever and that
some far-off day, we will be reunited.
Prayer for the Loss of a Pregnancy
I ask the Creator of Life
to hear my cries.
Soothe my soul, my aching arms
that long for a baby to hold.
A Christmas Prayer for 2021
So now, Creator God, we pray that You will come
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
Take good care (A child’s prayer)
Thank you for all the wonderful things
You have made:
The whole world, all the people
My home, my school, my friends, my pets.
Woman at the Well
I don’t even want to recount
what has happened
in my life this year.
I just want to be with the One
who already knows.
who knows me through and through
better than I know myself.
Prayer for Moms and Dads
Pour into us unimaginable love and ready us
to nurture the children You entrust to our care.
February Black History Month prayer service
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
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