Tag Archives: Blessings

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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Your Life’s Purpose

We are created in the image and likeness of God, with unique gifts that we are called to share. “Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord;  and there are … Continue reading

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Visual Prayer

  Some times are more difficult to pray than others. When we are ill, in physical or emotional pain, grieving, or stressed, concentrating on lengthy prayers can be not only difficult but impossible. However, there are many ways to pray, … Continue reading

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Trust in Providence

Jesus, I trust in you. That is my mantra. Over the past few years, so many of my prayers were not answered the way in which I hoped, the way I thought was best. People, including me, suffered, became seriously … Continue reading

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To Live Like a Saint

Year-long festivities begin on October 22, 2014 with the celebration of the Eucharist honoring 175 years of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. Saint Mother Theodore, also known as Saint Theodora, and five other sisters arrived in the … Continue reading

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Our Lady of The Rosary

St. Theodora had a great devotion to the Rosary. The enlarged Rosary beads hung from her waist for easy access to pray throughout the day, as it does with so many sisters dressed in habits. The Rosary is a Christocentric … Continue reading

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A Cheerful Heart

St. Theodora enjoyed all of God’s creations – the people and wildlife around her. She took her troubles in stride and found humor in the little things of daily life. Her diaries are sprinkled with evidence of her sense of humor … Continue reading

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