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Reflection for Thursday, January 2, 2020: 2nd week of Christmas.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2020-01-02)
|As I am reflecting on and writing about these readings for Jan. 2 – the dawn of a new year and the dawn of a new decade – Christmas music and Christmas bustle are swirling all around me. At the same time, our nation is ...
Reflection for Saturday, January 2, 2021: 2nd Week of Christmas.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2021-01-02)
|"I am not the Christ." These five words, John the Baptist's first response to those asking who he is, are the simple truth. My response to "I am not the Christ" is Thank God! There is Love greater than mine. There is ...
Reflection for Thursday, May 21, 2020: 6th week in Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2020-05-21)
|"Within a short time you will lose sight of Me, but soon after that you shall see Me again."|Do we grieve over Christ's death? Do we even feel the apparent absence of Jesus in our daily lives today? It is not that Jesus ...
Reflection for Tuesday, December 8, 2020: 2nd week in Advent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2020-12-08)
|If we are really paying attention, today's Gospel reading about the encounter between Mary and the messenger Gabriel can seem a little, well, untimely. This episode in Mary's life is what the Catholic Church has come to ...
Reflection for Saturday, May 9, 2020: 4th week in Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2020-05-09)
|Yesterday, as I watched our parish's Mass online, I observed one of our altar servers doing his normal great job of serving and lectoring. I have seen him serve for several years but have recently come to know him a little ...