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

90 results

Topic: struggle

Quote

“This happiness will certainly not be without clouds.”

See quote

Quote

“If ever this poor little Community becomes settled, it will be established on the cross; and that is what gives me confidence and makes me hope, sometimes even against hope.”

See quote

Quote

“The tribulations which have afflicted our Community have produced very precious fruits.”

See quote

Quote

“Try, my daughter, never to perform your actions with crooked intentions.”

See quote

Quote

“I said to myself, thus does life pass, now calm, now agitated, but at last the end is attained.”

See quote

Quote

“Truly I have great need of prayers. I am quite a grumbler.”

See quote

Quote

“Sometimes I am disheartened with this country that I feel as if I were carrying on my shoulders the weight of its highest mountains and in my heart all the thorns of its wilderness.”

See quote

Quote

“We had but one dollar remaining... and we did not know where to get a cent for the want of the house. Still, how could I mistrust Divine Providence?”

See quote

Quote

“Of late I scarcely knew which way to turn for money, but Providence came to our help.”

See quote

Quote

“I must tell you with simplicity, my good Father, that this time I feel myself overwhelmed...”

See quote

Quote

“... the good God, while sending us crosses, has blessed us in a truly extraordinary manner.”

See quote

Quote

“My very dear Daughters, journeys, an image of life, are usually accompanied by a host of unavoidable contradictions.”

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

May 28
“...your heart will tell you what to do...”
– Saint Mother Theodore Guerin