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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.
“That [melancholy] is a bad disease. One has to bear with such persons and suffer; but they themselves more than anyone else.”
“God alone can console you, strengthen you.”
“I fully enter into your difficulties, this is the same as telling you that I suffer with you. Need I tell you that I pray for you?”
“You do well to pray for me. Ask for me especially the grace of a good death.”
“As I said before, love caused her death. Love broke the bonds that held her soul captive. What a death! Oh, no, not death, but rather the beginning of life - and what a life!”
“...nothing can rob you of your joy when you will be reunited to those in heaven from whom you were obliged to be separated on Earth.”
“Happy, ah, thrice happy are they who can look forward to the eternal future with calm and confidence, who can throw themselves with love into the bosom of God, the center of felicity!”
“So true is it that misfortune binds hearts together.”
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