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Reflection for Monday, August 6, 2018:Transfiguration of the the Lord.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2018-08-06)
Today's Feast dates from the 15th Century in the Western Church but was celebrated throughout the Catholic East from the 3rd Century on. It came into the Western calendar following the Crusades and was celebrated as a way ...
Reflection for Friday, June 19, 2020: Most Sacred Heart of Jesus.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2020-06-19)
|Devotion to the heart of Christ, as a symbol of God's perfect love for all humanity, lives deeply within the tradition of mystical or spiritual theology in the Christian Tradition. The passage in John's Gospel, close to ...
Reflection for April 12, 2020: Easter Sunday.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2020-04-12)
This reflection will be coming soon. Until then, here is a reflection from Larry Gillick, S.J. from 2010.|Four months ago, just before Christmas, the sun began its return towards our half of the globe. The ancient celebrations ...
Reflection for Sunday November 24, 2019: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2019-11-24)
|As we close the Year of Luke (Year C) in the Lectionary Cycle on this Feast of Christ the King, we are invited to ponder one of the most poignant gospel passages – to enter deeply into the mystery of salvation and to ...
Women in the crucible of change: women's influence on the church in the years 1480 to 1700
(Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University, 2009)
Reflection for Saturday, June 20, 2009: Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary (11th week in Ordinary Time).
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2009-06-20)
In both the spring and the fall of the year the Church invites us to recognize the great love of Jesus that is then imitated by his very human Church. Shortly after Pentecost each year the Church celebrates the Feast of ...
Reflection for Thursday, July 29, 2004: 17th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2004-07-29)
My Mother used to say that Martha received a 'raw deal' from Luke the Gospel writer, and possibly from Jesus, himself. (She would have been careful about leveling any such charge at Jesus, however, respectful and full of ...
Reflection for Monday, October 11, 2010: 28th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2010-10-11)
Back in 1978, the German Theologian, Karl Rahner, SJ, published a text in which he placed himself in the "voice" of St. Ignatius Loyola speaking to the human community of the 20th Century. It is an imaginative and daring ...