An unshakeable trust in God.
It set Saint Mother Theodore Guerin apart and makes her a model for us in daily living.
“If you lean with all your weight upon Providence, you will find yourselves well supported,” she said. And lean she did, especially in the face of life’s struggles. Get to know the woman behind the saint. Perhaps you can relate to some of what Saint Mother Theodore faced:
Who is Saint Mother Theodore Guerin?
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.
“The manners, the customs, and usages here are so different from ours that they will appear extraordinary.”
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