“Went to a local country house, Capesthorne Hall in Cheshire, for a classic car show with my husband. I eventually got bored with the cars and, dimly recollecting a former colleague whose family owns the place talking to me about a chapel there, I went in search of it. I was not expecting anything like […]
“I found God in the quiet solitude of St. Pancratius Chapel. The silence and the stillness were like the two nuns about to spend time in quiet adoration.” Submitted by Edith Magtibay Garde.
“Discerning the will of God and the heart’s deepest longing…Hearing God’s call to give myself totally to Him gives so much joy in my heart, but at the same time I am troubled in spirit. That’s why I find prayer an essential element in my discernment process, and each time I pray, ‘May God’s desire […]
“Chapel of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal, Rue du Bac, Paris. That also concludes my five-week pilgrimage journey in Italy-France and my first experience as a volunteer in Lourdes.” Submitted by Michael Widjaja.
“At Our Lady of the Lake Chapel in Maine.” Submitted by Diane Hessler. Do you want to learn more about Ignatian spirituality, the spirituality behind Picturing God? Check out our sister blog dotMagis.
“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 […]
“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.
“I chose a picture of the chapel at my school, because every morning I walk by it, and it is such a beautiful building. It makes me know that God is present in my life, because I’m blessed to be where I am, and it makes me think about God more in my day.” Submitted […]
“Every Pauline Books and Media Center that I have ever been to has a small chapel. This very tiny but very beautiful chapel is in the London store. God is not only in the chapel, but the chapel is a reminder that God is everywhere, in all things.” Submitted by Fran Rossi Szpylczyn. Share your […]