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God of Providence
God of Providence, lead us, lead us in your wisdom; Into fruitfulness, lead us, lead us together, lead us to freedom in your Spirit. God of Jesus Christ, lead us,…
Prayer to the Providence of God
Written by St. Claude La Colombiere, SJ Loving and tender Providence of my God, into your hands I commend my spirit; to you I abandon my hopes and fears, my…
Jesus, your whole life was a jubilee, bringing reconciliation and healing through the living water of love which leads to justice, leads to peace. At this time of Jubilee, may…
Entrusting Myself to the Hands of Jesus
I’ve come to think that the only, the supreme, prayer we can offer up, during these hours when the road before us is shrouded in darkness, is that of our…
Prayer of Complete Trust
Do not look forward to the changes and chances of this life with fear. Rather, look to them with full confidence that, as they arise, God to whom you belong…
Sisters of Providence Litany of Nonviolence
Provident God, aware of our own brokenness, we ask the gift of courage to identify how and where we are in need of conversion in order to live in solidarity…
Hermanas de la Providencia Letanía de No-violencia
Dios de la Providencia, consciente de mi debilidad, pido el don de la valentía para poder identificar cómo y dónde convertirme a fin de vivir en solidaridad con la tierra…
Prayer for Dismantling Racism
Written by the Pax Christi Anti-Racism Team. Dear God, in our efforts to dismantle racism, we understand that we struggle not merely against flesh and blood but against powers and…
A Prayer by Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ
God of Compassion, You let your rain fall on the just and the unjust. Expand and deepen our hearts so that we may love as You love, even those among…
Daily Prayer for Justice and Mercy
Jesus, united with the Father and the Holy Spirit, give us your compassion for those in prison. Mend in mercy the broken in mind and memory. Soften the hard of…
Prayer for Vocations
Provident God, Your loving designs have shaped our universe. Your loving care continues to sustain all life. Your plans call each of us to participation in the ongoing work of…
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