“This photo was taken in Assisi during a dream trip to Italy in 2007. There were storm clouds overhead, and we had just attended the October feast day celebration at the basilica. The sky often speaks to me of God’s presence. The trip was a gift (from God), and my husband and I were so [...]
Countryside scene in Assisi, Italy, home to St. Francis. Submitted by Denise.
Bridge over canal in Padua, Italy. Submitted by Paul Brian Campbell, SJ. Join Paul at his blog, People for Others.
“Christ on St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome—living water.” Submitted by Theo Bouten. This weekend we celebrate Catechetical Sunday. Thank you to all catechists for your ministry.
“I was typing on my keyboard, and at some point I was struck by the orange light inside my room. I looked at the sky, and I saw the sun was going down just behind St. Peter’s dome. Breathtaking.” Submitted by Antonio Spadaro, SJ. Where do you find God indoors? Send us a photo for [...]
“I have visited Rome several times. Last year I was there and visited the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. When entering the church, I met Him unexpected.” Submitted by Theo Bouten. As Mary is honored in a special way this month of May, you may be interested in Marian resources.
“Assisi, a God place.” Submitted by Gelli Ma. Have you been on a particularly meaningful trip? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.
Crucifix in a Florence, Italy, museum. What touched me about this particular crucifix was that I was able to get very close to it for a moment of private reflection. Submitted by Denise. You may also be interested in these resources. The Seven Last Words (online Flash meditations) Freedom in the Midst of Suffering: The [...]
Alabaster window in Ravenna, Italy. “How much beauty lies hidden for lack of illumination? Show me the corners of my heart You are waiting for me to expose to Your light.” Submitted by Heidi Nelson. In this fourth week of Lent, join the online community in Other6 Prays Lent.
The feast of the Chair of St. Peter is February 22. The Apostleship of Prayer explained this feast in a helpful video last year. This photo was taken from the balcony level of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome. Submitted by Denise.