Ohio

Christmas in Ohio

December 23, 2013

in Places

“Each year, visitors and townspeople alike are blessed with such natural beauty and Christmas cheer in the charming little village of Chagrin Falls, Ohio.” Submitted by Barbara McKnight. Share your holiday photos for possible use on Picturing God.

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College Friends

September 18, 2013

in People

“My husband died just about four years ago (8-26-09) from brain cancer. The last six weeks of his life he was on hospice and declined rapidly. One of the last out-of-the house trips we were able to take was with some college friends back to the campus where we all met and he and I […]

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Brandywine Falls

July 10, 2012

in Nature

“I captured this photograph last weekend. It is Brandywine Falls in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park in NE Ohio. It seems as though the sound the water makes as it hits and splashes across the stone, the silence the high walls of earth create….that is what we are to hear. The occasional bird chirping flying […]

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“The Ledges in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park (Ohio) inspire with their size and beauty.” Photo taken by Don Petkash, S.J. Do you want to learn more about Ignatian spirituality, the spirituality behind Picturing God? Check out our sister blog dotMagis.

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  “Love is shown more in deeds than in words.”  —St. Ignatius of Loyola  Photo courtesy of Michael Quinn/Jesuit Retreat House, Cleveland, OH. In honor of Saint Ignatius’s feast day July 31, join in a month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality with this special calendar of Ignatian-themed links.

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“We cannot hold a torch to light another’s path without brightening our own.” —Ben Sweetland Photo courtesy of Michael Quinn/Jesuit Retreat House, Cleveland, OH.

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Trees of Faith

April 19, 2011

in Nature,Religious

“I work as a professional photographer so I really do enjoy finding God through and in the arts. I see him in people, nature, life circumstances, and graces. I found this view while hiking through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Ohio. A fallen tree in the background completes this image of a stairway to […]

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Retreat Center Trail

April 12, 2011

in Nature

“All we do our whole lives is go from one piece of holy ground to the next.” —J.D. Salinger Photo courtesy of Michael Quinn/Jesuit Retreat House, Cleveland, OH.

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