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Reflection for Friday, November 3, 2000: 30th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2000-11-03)
One side effect of my father's illness is his suffering from a filling up of fluids in his body. It's called edema, or "dropsy." So I have a vivid image of Jesus looking at this man across the table from him, suffering ...
Reflection for Wednesday, November 1, 2006: All Saints, Solemnity.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2006-11-01)
the times of great persecutions of the early Church, there were so many martyrs that it was impossible to commemorate each one on an individual day. Eventually, when the Church was given an old this great feast was born.|Today ...
Reflection for Tuesday, October 1, 2002: 26th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2002-10-01)
feel drawn, by a grace deep within, to reflect upon the life of Thérèse of Lisieux, the "Little Flower". Her "little way" of holiness attracts me so much today. Her compelling life and simple message seem to fit so ...
Reflection for Friday, February 17, 2006: 6th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2006-02-17)
I really understand that the disciples of Jesus didn't comprehend his mission and felt very frightened by his prediction of his passion and death. It makes sense to me that they were resistant to going to Jerusalem with ...
Reflection for Saturday, September 30, 2006: 25th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2006-09-30)
Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the evil days come. Ecclesiastes 11|The Son of Man is to be handed over to men. ... But they did not understand this saying. Luke 9|Today's gospel ends with the words, ...
Fourth Week of Advent and Christmas: Dec. 20 - 26, 2009
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2009-12-20)
"Do not be afraid;for behold, I proclaim to you good news of great joy. For todaya savior has been born .... And this will be a sign for you: you will find an infant wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger." Luke: 2
First Week of Advent: Nov. 29 - Dec. 5, 2009
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2009-11-29)
Then the wolf shall be a guest of the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; The calf and the young lion shall browse together, with a little child to guide them . Isaiah 11:6
Second Week of Advent: Dec. 6 - 12, 2009
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2009-12-06)
Strengthen the hands that are feeble, make firm the knees that are weak, Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God.... Isaiah: 35
Third Week of Advent: Dec. 13 - 19, 2009
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2009-12-13)
Let justice descend, O heavens, like dew from above, like gentle rain let the skies drop it down. Let the earth open and salvation bud forth; let justice also spring up! Isaiah: 45
Twentieth Week of Ordinary Time: Aug. 14 - 20, 2005
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2005-08-14)
The Twentieth Week of Ordinary Time|God's love belongs to all of us, according to the readings of the Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time. In Isaiah, God promises "my house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples." ...