“The picture was taken during my time of silence in a five-day silent retreat in the Jesuit Retreat House in Bukidnon, while I am looking at him in radiance of the morning sunshine. In my moments of silence for 10 minutes, I closed my eyes and find myself in God’s arms. He held me while […]
“The windows of the chapel at Sorin Hall at the University of Notre Dame. They go from dark amber to a light clear blue, ‘from dark to light as you get near the altar,’ moving closer to the light of God.” “Statue of Jesus at Notre Dame, inscribed in Latin, ‘Come to me all.’” “I […]
“Lady Chapel at St. Oswald’s, Old Swan, Liverpool.” Submitted by Richard Milligan.
“During the Mass in honor of the feast of St. Ignatius at Ignatius House Jesuit Retreat Center in Atlanta, the fog formed a perfect heart behind the altar at the base of the crucifix. Beautiful.” Submitted by Kathy Powell, Ignatius House Jesuit Retreat Center in Atlanta, GA. Celebrate the feast of St. Ignatius with Find […]
“9/17/13: Rome: I felt God. I felt Ignatius, in this chapel, in this room where St. Ignatius died July 31, 1556.” Submitted by Sharon Carelli. You might also like this video tour of the rooms of St. Ignatius in Rome.
“In church this morning, watching the light streaming through our beautiful window and singing, ‘You are all I need; it’s your face I seek. In the presence of your light, we bow down.’” Submitted by Janice Poole.
“The ‘Cosmic Christ’ by Sr. Mary Beth Kemper, CPPS (Sisters of the Most Precious Blood, O’Fallon, MO), located in convent chapel. I’ve been very much influenced by the writings of Richard Rohr and others.” Submitted by Sr. Mary Beth Kemper, CPPS, who explains the symbolism of her painting here. For more about artists who use […]
“Corpus Christi procession at Infant Jesus of Prague Parish in Flossmoor, IL.” Submitted by Mike and Bernie Hoffman.
“This stained glass image of Mary, above the main altar of our church, graces my prayer each morning. Mary, Star of the Sea, pray for us.” Submitted by Brenda Callahan.
“Walking the labyrinth for the first time.” Submitted by Deb T-Bird. Explore different ways to pray with Days of Deepening Friendship this summer.