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Where Do We Find the Presence of God?

There is nothing besides the presence of God. Being itself is derived from God and the presence of the Creator remains in each created thing.

– Menachem Nahum of Chernobyl

And when we look down the street from Battery at sunset, we can vividly sense God’s presence amidst the buildings of New York City.

Finding God – Finding Beauty in the Ordinary

Holiness comes wrapped in the ordinary. There are burning bushes all around you. Every tree is full of angels. Hidden beauty is waiting in every crumb.

– Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB

This “burning bush” was a spectacular autumn tree in St. Louis

Finding God in Creation

The created world is the primordial sacrament.

-Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ

Finding the Creator in God's creation