Roman Wonderment

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Rome causes one to be in a state of wonderment at all times. You think it cannot get any better and then you stumble upon a new place of beauty. You stand in the Pantheon and are in awe that such a place still exists…and that once again a great cloud of witnesses has been there.

You enter St. Peter’s Square at night and marvel at how the sky is so red.

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You stroll into St. Ignacio Square and gaze at a church so big that you wonder if the people who attended knew anything of the Spiritual Exercises of this saint or found God in all things. 

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As the hour grows late, I am thankful for all of it. Even these magnificent angels that keep watch over my bed tonight. 

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As In the Franciscan way, I leave you with peace and all goodness. May the blessings of The Lord be upon you today and always. 

Peace,

Suzanne 

About sstyves

A Canadian prairie girl rooted in Ignatian spirituality, I seek God in all things. Whether I catch a glimpse of the Divine and delight in its presence in nature or in the beauty of an encounter with someone, I am ever so grateful that I can recognize the Creator. I greet each new day with hope and happiness, expecting blessings and miracles because I am created to praise, love and serve God. This blog is one way of realizing that through my writings, prayers, and photography. To God be the Glory!
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2 Responses to Roman Wonderment

  1. Kathy k says:

    Wow, Suzanne, this is beautiful.
    Thank you for sharing this with us.

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