Robin’s Nest

April 8, 2014

“The beautiful blue of the eggs is a reminder of Mary’s mantle and the promise that with God, something is always waiting to be born.” Submitted by Fr. Jerry Gingras.

Bird’s Nest

August 20, 2013

“[In the spring], I noticed a house finch zipping in and out of my hanging basket of geraniums. It’s been a delight to watch: so far five of six eggs have successfully hatched, and the […]

Bird’s Nest

April 16, 2012

“God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.” —J.G. Holland Photo by Dorothy, who blogs at

Finches’ Nest

April 4, 2012

“Finches built a nest on my porch last year. I hope and pray that finches will be back. They are some of God’s most melodious creatures.” Submitted by Sara Deborah Damewood. Join the active Ignatian […]

Bird Close-Up

September 6, 2011

“Watching this pair of birds build their nest on my balcony has reminded me that God wants all of us to be life-giving. Seeing them fly tirelessly to-and-fro, bringing strands of grass to weave their […]

Bird in Nest

December 7, 2010

Coot waiting on the nest in springtime. Submitted by Margaret. Follow Loyola Press bloggers on an Advent journey. See the calendar of posts.