Urban

Street Scene

December 18, 2013

in Urban

“Where I found God this weekend: sun peeking through the dark clouds.” Submitted by Joyce Santos-Chamorro.

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Paris Market

April 9, 2013

in Places,Urban

Market on Rue Cler, Paris Submitted by Kim Powell.

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Standing Amidst the Darkness

February 5, 2013

in Urban

“Amidst the darkness all around me, like the building, still standing tall and unperturbed, I’d like to believe I too am standing. Amidst the uncertainties life may bring, I know like the building I am still standing.” Submitted by Chayie, Philippines.

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Our back-to-school series, Picturing God on Campus, returns this week. May it be a good year for students, teachers, and all who support them. We start with a photo from Marquette University. “Don’t worry, Mom. She’s fine. I’ve got everything covered.” Caption submitted by Brigid Skoog, whose daughter lives in the tall building pictured under […]

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God Is Good

March 28, 2012

in Objects,Urban

“On the Magnificent Mile in Chicago—a gentle reminder to be grateful.” Submitted by Steve.

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As we enter into the season of Lent, the message of the cross is not far from our minds. Where do you see crosses in your surroundings that make you pause?

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Flower in Storm Drain

January 18, 2012

in Nature,Urban

“Amidst the concrete and iron in this storm drain, a plant not only thrives but blooms!” Submitted by Gerry Garcia. See other pictures of flowers shared here at Picturing God.

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Christmas in Chicago

December 26, 2011

in Places,Urban

“A first-century philosopher observed: ‘When I light a candle at midnight, I say to the darkness: “I beg to differ.”’ As we light our Christmas candles, we, too, say to the darkness in our world and in our own hearts, ‘You have no final power over us, for the first and final word is eternal […]

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Pavement Rainbow

November 4, 2011

in Urban

“Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.” —Henry David Thoreau Submitted by Gelli Ma. Join the active Ignatian Spirituality community on Facebook.

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Traffic

March 30, 2011

in Objects,Urban

“An examen can be done anywhere—when we’re stuck in traffic, eating lunch, walking to class, standing in line, or sitting in meetings.” —Jim Manney, A Simple, Life-Changing Prayer It’s Wednesday! Join in prayer with the weekly Lunchtime Examen at IgnatianSpirituality.com.

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