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Spring is here!

The beauty of spring is upon us here at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. We invite each of you to come for a visit and enjoy the miracle of the Woods coming back to life after its winter rest. Can’t make the trip to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods right now? Enjoy spring at the Woods in these pictures.

Spring is here!

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Paul Beel

Paul worked for the Sisters of Providence for 10 years, first as a Systems Analyst in the Information Technology department and as a photographer/digital media/web developer in the Missions Advancement office. He is a graduate of Indiana State University with a degree in electronics technology.

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  1. Ma on April 16, 2016 at 8:17 am

    How beautiful are the Woods in Spring! And how blessed are we to have such a superb photographer!

  2. Donna Butler on April 16, 2016 at 8:56 am

    Thank you SO MUCH for sharing the beauty of spring at SMW especially with those who do not have the privilege of being here in person!

    • Paul Beel on April 18, 2016 at 9:08 am

      Your welcome Sister Donna!


  3. Will Hine on April 16, 2016 at 10:04 am

    So beautiful and such a Special Place.
    Will Hine

  4. MICHELLE BARRENTINE on April 16, 2016 at 10:33 am

    Thanks for the vicarious enjoyment, Paul.

    • Paul Beel on April 18, 2016 at 9:08 am

      Your welcome!


  5. Jean on April 18, 2016 at 8:26 am

    A wonderful word-less blog that speaks right to the heart…..thank you Paul! Just beautiful…..

    • Paul Beel on April 18, 2016 at 9:08 am

      Your welcome!


  6. Becky Keller on April 18, 2016 at 10:45 am

    Breathtaking pictures, Paul!!!! You are a great photographer!

    • Paul Beel on April 18, 2016 at 10:47 am

      Thank you Sister Becky.


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