“New Camaldoli Hermitage, Big Sur, California.” Submitted by Amanda Eagle.
“Saint Anne’s Church, Byron, CA.” Submitted by Bray Vincent Roman.
“I spent Thanksgiving on retreat at New Camaldoli Hermitage in Big Sur, CA. Silence, prayer, walking, looking at the ocean, more prayer. I found God’s peace and love.” Submitted by Anna Davidson.
“At Saint Junípero Serra’s mission in Carmel, California.” Submitted by Jenny-Rebecca Schmitt.
“And at Mass…walking afterwards through the olive grove there at the Carmelite Monastery in Santa Clara.” Submitted by Quimore Quiogue-Moreno.
“The Almighty Architect constantly refining His work—in Malibu, California.” Submitted by Nicola Serragiotto. Have you been on a particularly meaningful trip? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.
“I found God while visiting Big Bear Lake and realizing that even as the waters dry up, God replaces them with His bounty.” Submitted by Whitaker Susanne Rehm.
“The trees have always reached upward and outward for centuries. “Visitors are naturally drawn to be silent, in reverence. “God was in the silence, the spaces, the light and the shadows, the clarity of the […]
“Alviso Marina County Park, CA.” Submitted by Paul Daly. Plan for Advent with resources from Loyola Press.
“Hiking in the redwoods of central California.” Submitted by Alejandro Cisneros.