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Reflection for Wednesday, November 2, 2011: Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed (All Souls)
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2011-11-02)
"The souls of the just are in the hands of God and no torment shall touch them." Book of Wisdom ||Among the pictures on my refrigerator are the newspaper obit and photo of my lifelong academic/professional mentor and a ...
Reflection for Sunday, April 3, 2011: 4th week in Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2011-04-03)
PRE-PRAYERING | For those preparing to enter the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil, the readings for today form the context for the second Sunday of "the Scrutinies." The candidates for entrance are asked to, or more ...
Reflection for Monday, April 11, 2011: 5th week in Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2011-04-11)
GOD'S MERCY|In Daniel we see how astutely Daniel questions the two church elders to see if they are lying about Susanna. They were. Susanna did not lie, tell a falsehood, nor lie down for the elders. She was innocent. She ...
Reflection for Sunday, October 9, 2011: 28th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2011-10-09)
PRE-PRAYERING || Young men who are making formal application for entrance into the Jesuits are interviewed by four different members of the Society. One such Jesuit interviewing me so many years ago asked if I thought I ...
Reflection for Sunday, May 15, 2011: 4th week in Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2011-05-15)
PRE-PRAYERING | We pray with the Easter graces of wanting to belong. The Risen Jesus presented Himself after his Resurrection as a close friend going around to bring together His "old gang" and begin to continue. The "old ...
Reflection for Saturday, February 5, 2011: 4th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2011-02-05)
I interpret three needs from today's Gospel Reading, i.e., 1) the need to evaluate, 2) the need to rest, 're-fresh,' and share with respected colleagues and, 3) the need to meet others' concerns. I will clarify each.|"The ...