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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.
“The chapel is nicely ornamented...It is the prettiest little chapel I have seen anywhere since I left France. Though so beautiful, it is nevertheless very simple.”
“Charity consists in loving sincerely persons whose inclinations are most opposed to ours, in pardoning those who injure us.”
“I would not change my cross for any consolation that Our Lord might give me instead...”
“...give a little pleasure to your poor Mother Theodore, who loves you so much, and who would like to see you perfect, but who is very far from being perfect herself.”
“After all, our only support, our only strength is God.”
“You know my dear daughter, that I always speak to you with candor and simplicity...I know that you prefer to be treated this way.”
Did you know that God has a playful side? If not why would God have created vast galaxies — miniscule cells, prickly bushes — lamb’s ear plants …
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