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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.
Keep it simple, Silly: A Lenten prayer
Kind – one act of kindness each day of Lent.
Identity – once a day for forty days say, “God loves me as I am.”
Christmas mourning during COVID-19 …
Today we greet the dawn of Christmas 2020
A prayer for Christmas healing during COVID-19
Somewhere God, in my heart’s quiet place, I do give thanks for the birth of Jesus, your Son
A prayer on anger and frustration
Increase my love for you so that when this is over, I can spread your love to everyone I meet
A prayer of thanks on the day after Thanksgiving 2020
Provident God, your presence among us so real.
Thank you for loving me when I am sad, distressed, worried, crabby and impatient just as you love me when I am thankful.
Feasting on thankfulness …
And may whatever I decide to be and to do this Thanksgiving Day be blessed by You
Thanksgiving love across the miles
Thank you for the abundant blessings bestowed on me through my family and friends!
May I always love you and serve you
Day of the Dead/ Dia de los Muertos Prayer
Creator of the Universe, in your grace you promise us that those who die still live in Your presence. Their spirits have simply been transformed but have not ended. I pray in gratitude and hope for my family, relatives and friends that have gone before me, and for all the dead known to You alone.
Prayer for suicide loss survivors
When I am in shock, please God help me to just keep breathing.
When I am numbed out, please let others reach in to touch my heart.
When I am in denial, give me the grace to accept what is true.
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