“How visible is God’s presence in this 500-year-old olive tree with renewing, growing branches. As seen here in the Vatican Gardens.” Submitted by Sharon Carelli. What are your Advent and Christmas traditions? We’d love to see your photos of finding God in December. Submit your pictures of the people and places that make the season […]
“This picture was taken in Ta Phrom, one of the ancient places in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The budding plant captured my attention. New life springs even in the unlikeliest of places. It is a message of hope. God breathes life and strength into everything He touches.” Submitted by Maricelle Tan Virtucio. Do you want to […]
“I found God in an unlikely place when I first saw the Survivor Tree at the World Trade Center Memorial. Seeing it for the first time, I kept my distance and just watched as others stood closer to it—even touching its bark. When I finally moved as close as I could, I was able to […]
“This Ginkgo tree is on the grounds of the Adrian Dominican Sisters Motherhouse in Michigan. It was a picture perfect day. The leaves of this tree are so beautiful, some appear as two-in-one but many appear fan shaped. I pause to look closely in awe at its beauty.” Submitted by Sharon Carelli.
“This photo was taken in a park in my city. I was reminded very much of the cycle of life when I stood here today. Soon this tree, one of a whole avenue, will be bare for a few months. But after that there will be a whole avenue of beautiful pink blossoms again.” Submitted […]
“A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson Submitted by Gelli Ma.
“Pentecost doesn’t get any better than this! (Key West Cemetery: Poinciana tree in full bloom.)” Submitted by the Basilica of Saint Mary, Star of the Sea.
“God’s nature at its best: a pair of woodpeckers, who had drilled a home in my neighbor’s front yard tree, were busy feeding their chicks. What can I say? A perfectly drilled hole (I’m sure I wouldn’t have been able to do it so beautifully) and these two birdies enabling God’s wonders to continue without […]
“Picture taken along Red Cross Road, South C, Nairobi, Kenya.” Submitted by Reuben Mutwiri.
“Mist upon the leaves.” Submitted by Terry Solana. Use Flickr? Sharing your photos with Picturing God is as easy as sending the link!