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House Sparrow

January 8, 2015

in Animals,People

“I find the Lord in my prayers, and have discovered Examen prayer as a blessing. When I am watching God’s creatures in my yard, and can harmonize with this old house sparrow, I give thanks to the Lord and am lifted in my spiritual outlook at the wonders God has made. I wish peace among […]

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Retreat House Bird

January 6, 2015

in Animals

“I was on my 30-day retreat, and while watching the birds around the retreat house, was reminded of how God knows each of them. Matthew 10:29–31 reminded me of God’s attention to the littlest details of our lives.” Submitted by C.H. Pak.

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Morning Majesty

November 4, 2014

in Nature

“God blesses me in the morning when He shares His amazing artwork with me while I am out walking and praying the Rosary. These two vastly different photos speak to me of His awesome majesty and power and His quiet voice. When I took the photo over the water I was not aware of the […]

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Heron

October 30, 2014

in Animals

“The sighting of the heron was unexpected. It was already twilight and I was walking up from the area being reclaimed as wetlands at Manresa (Bloomington Hills, MN). I glanced to the side and saw the ‘bulge’ extending out from the blackened stump. After I crossed the bridge over the small river, I walked over […]

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Peacock

August 29, 2014

in Animals

“At the OC Fair.” Submitted by Terri Nisco Simes. Where are you finding God this summer? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.

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Bird

July 3, 2014

in Animals

“Why worry?” Submitted by Richard Milligan. Where does God send you reminders not to worry?

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Tui Bird

February 12, 2014

in Animals

“This photo is of a juvenile tui (native to New Zealand) on a flax bush right beside my back deck. While I have been home these holidays relaxing I have been able to watch several tuis come onto the flower spikes to feed on the nectar. It’s very special to be watching nature so closely.” […]

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Owl

October 31, 2013

in Animals

Happy Halloween! How are you celebrating today? You may be interested in the articles: Five Reasons Not to Dismiss Halloween Finding God in the Midst of Halloween Photo by Richard Milligan.

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Still Gull

October 1, 2013

in Animals,Objects

“I find God by being silent and still and noticing.” Submitted by Patti Scanlon.

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Woodpecker

April 5, 2013

in Animals

“God’s nature at its best: a pair of woodpeckers, who had drilled a home in my neighbor’s front yard tree, were busy feeding their chicks. What can I say? A perfectly drilled hole (I’m sure I wouldn’t have been able to do it so beautifully) and these two birdies enabling God’s wonders to continue without […]

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