Category Archives: Saint

Thank You!

Thank you for reading the posts Saint Theodora/Mother Theodore Guerin. This blog began as an avenue to promote awareness of our eighth American Saint. I also used it as an alternative to Midwest Mary which is written for the general public. This … Continue reading

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The Missionary Spirit

  What if you were asked to leave your friends, family, and country behind to spread the Word in a foreign land? You don’t know the language or customs, you’d be left in the wilderness with a small group of … Continue reading

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Going Gratefully with God

     You work hard, you stay on track, and try to do what’s right, and yet, you don’t get a break. Everything is so hard. Is God listening? Does God know how you struggle?      Saint Theodora/Mother Theodore … Continue reading

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Women of Courage

Three of the most noted women saints–Genevieve, Catherine of Siena, and Teresa of Avila–are remembered for their courage and strength in difficult times. Author Joan Williams tells their stories in her book Three Saints. Women Who Changed History. See the … Continue reading

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The Saintly Seven

Saint Theodora said we do not need to do anything special to become saints. We simply must do everything for the Lord. Saint Theodora dedicated her entire life to God. Because God was the center of her life, she lived … Continue reading

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Saint Theodora Coloring Book

A slightly shortened version of the book, Saint Theodora and Her Promise to God, is now available as a coloring book. The 30 page book is available from the Sisters of Providence shop, Linden Leaf. Saint Theodora is one of … Continue reading

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The Mother Was Standing

Saint Theodora prayed unceasingly. One of her favorite prayers was the Stabat Mater. The language is somewhat archaic, having been written before the 13th century, but vivid in the emotions experienced by Jesus’ mother, Mary. Stabat Mater literally means the mother … Continue reading

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