Advent Candles

December 15, 2015

“St. John Neumann Church, Columbia, SC.” Submitted by Terry L. Gosa. Share your Advent and Christmas photos for possible inclusion on Picturing God.

Moon Over Church

December 1, 2014

“Full moon over the Church of the Gesu at the Ateneo de Manila University (a Jesuit university in the Philippines): I see Jesus in the full moon as it shines on the cross after the […]

Advent Resources

November 26, 2013

Advent is a time when we recall the Son of God becoming man for us, and we prepare ourselves for his second coming in glory. It is a time for active expectation, desire, prayer, communication, […]

Advent Calendar

December 18, 2012

“Here’s a picture of the Advent calendar I made for our family this year. The doors are cut on three sides, and on the inside, I glued a piece of paper listing something to do […]

Advent Retreat 2011

November 25, 2011

Advent begins on Sunday, November 27, 2011. Join others this Advent in praying with contemplation and prayerful reading of the daily Scriptures. Download a printable retreat booklet to guide you through the Advent and Christmas […]

Advent Wreath

December 20, 2010

We’ve arrived at the last week of Advent. We light the four candles of the Advent wreath and pray, “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel.” Photo by Melanie, aka @MelAFwife.

Advent Retreat

November 26, 2010

Advent is a time when we recall the Son of God becoming man for us, and we prepare ourselves for his second coming in glory. It is a time for active expectation, desire, prayer, communication, […]