Resources and Inspiration

The Sisters of Providence offer you some prayers and recommend some readings you may find inspiring.

Prayer to Providence

Providence of God, I believe in you.

Providence of God, I hope in you.

Providence of God, I love you with all my heart.

Providence of God, I thank you for all.

Reading suggestions

Publications by Pope Francis

Regarding the environment:

Laudato Si’, Encyclical Letter on Care for Our Common Home

Regarding mercy:

Misericordiӕ Vultus, Bull of Indiction of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, http://w2.Vatican.vA/content/francesco/en/bulls/documents/Papa-francesco_bolla_20150411_misericordiae-vultus.html

Regarding peace:

“Nonviolence: a Style of Politics for Peace” Message for the celebration of the 50th World Day of Peace, January 1, 2017.

Biographies of Emilie Tavernier Gamelin

Books available at the Emilie Gamelin Centre


Emilie Tavernier Gamelin


Author: Denise Robillard

Year of publication: 1988

ISBN: 2-89-415-090-3

316 pages. Available in English, French and Spanish.


Mother Gamelin Woman of Compassion

Biography and historical study

By Sister Thérèse Frigon, SP, in collaboration

Year of publication: 1984

80 pages.  Available in English, French and Spanish.


Emilie Tavernier-Gamelin: The Great Lady of Montreal,


Author: André-M. Cimichella, OSM, Auxiliary Bishop of Montreal, 1982

Year of publication: 2002

ISBN: 2-92229189-9

76 pages. Available in English, French and Spanish.