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Reflection for Thursday, October 4, 2007: 26th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2007-10-04)
I recently attended a meeting of faculty and staff here at Creighton, to talk about how each of us works towards the mission of the University. We talked for about an hour, after which one of the erudite Jesuits spoke up: ...
Reflection for Friday, July 27, 2007: 16th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2007-07-27)
The first commandment in the Exodus Reading, i.e., "...You shall not have other gods besides me. You shall not carve idols for yourselves..." is as relevant in 2007, the 21st century after Christ as it was centuries earlier ...
Reflection for Friday, November 30, 2007: St. Andrew, Apostle (34th week in Ordinary Time).
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2007-11-30)
Today is the feast of St. Andrew the apostle. In the gospel reading St. Matthew tells us how Jesus called Andrew, Peter, James, and John to follow him and become apostles. As I read this text I am struck by the importance ...
Reflection for Saturday, June 2, 2007: 8th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2007-06-02)
In Mark's first chapter the crowds are amazed at how Jesus speaks with authority and touches their hearts; they recognize the truth of what he says, without asking for his credentials, and turn to him in hope. In John's ...
Reflection for Saturday, April 7, 2007: The Easter Vigil.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2007-04-07)
What are the greatest blessings God gives us human beings? Throughout the years my response to this question has varied: family, friends, talents, personal accomplishments, health. But as I have grown older I notice my ...