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Reflection for Friday, May 19, 2017: 5th Week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-05-19)
The opening prayer of today's Mass asks God to conform the Church to the paschal mystery of Christ. What does it mean for us who make up the Church to be conformed to the mission, death, and resurrection of Christ? How ...
Reflection for Tuesday, December 12, 2017: Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-12-12)
The appearance of the Virgin Mother of Jesus at Guadalupe, near Mexico City, is the event that serves as the foundation for this feast. It is one of many events over the centuries in which Mary appears to the poor and ...
Reflection for Saturday, March 25, 2017: Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-03-25)
As I reflected on the celebration liturgy of the Feast of the Annunciation during the Season of Lent, it becomes evident that the Feast subtly intends to shed light on the whole mystery of the Incarnation and the salvation ...
Reflection for Saturday, September 30, 2017: 25th Week of Ordinary Time
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-09-30)
There are many comments in Christian history about how challenging it is to live with, or to live in close friendship with, a saint. Recognized saints – those who have been officially canonized by the Church or, in earlier ...
Reflection for Wednesday, August 9, 2017: 18th Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-08-09)
Today's readings give us a clear message that the Lord is not happy with us if we are driven by fear rooted in lack of trust in God. In fact, we are told, God rewards behavior that is bold and confident in His compassion. |In ...
Reflection for Friday, August 18, 2017: 19th Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-08-18)
Today's liturgical readings, at first reflection do not seem to have a great deal of thought continuity. The first text from Exodus is a kind of litany of God's great deeds, designed to stir up the gratitude of the ...
The Assumption of Mary – Repost
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2017-08-14)
Eileen Burke Sullivan discusses the doctrine of the Assumption of Mary.|This program first appeared in 2012.
Reflection for Thursday, November 2, 2017: Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed Souls (All Souls).
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-11-02)
And this is the will of the one who sent me, that I should not lose anything of what he gave me, but that I should raise it on the last day.|These words, taken from one of the Gospel passages recommended for this day, ...
Ignite Full Event 2017
(Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University., 2017)
EXCERPT|John O'Keefe introduces 3rd Annual Ignite Talks|Companian video played in parts throughout event|Eileen Burke-Sullivan gives an invocation|Tom Kelly: 'Borders Within the Heart: Perception, Reflection, and ...
Reflection for Sunday, February 26, 2017: 8th Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-02-26)
As we end the Winter Ordinary Time this week it is worth remembering that this period between the Christmas Season and the beginning of Lent is a time when, as Christians, we are invited to reflect prayerfully on being ...