Saint Mother Theodore Guerin, foundress of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, lived in the 1800s. She continues to be a woman who inspires people with her story of faith, courage, and love. Saint Mother Theodore was a teacher, a founder, a healer, a pioneer. She was a person of deep faith who led others toward God. When you get to know the woman behind the saint it easy to understand why so many people still consider her a mentor.