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Reflection for Monday, March 26, 2012: 5th week in Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-03-26)
The Annunciation of the Lord Psalm 40: 7-8a, 8b-9, 10, 11 "Here I am, Lord; I come to do your will." The first part of Psalm 40 relates a thanksgiving to God, who has saved the psalmist (and us) from death and put a new ...
Reflection for Friday, November 2, 2012: Commemoration of all the Faithful Departed (All Souls)
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-11-02)
Nothing Lost||One of our great human fears is the fear of losing something/someone, or of being lost ourselves. Children fear when their parents seem far away; parents hold on tight to little hands lest they lose their ...
Reflection for Wednesday, December 5, 2012: 1st week in Advent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-12-05)
From Reading 1 today we read " ... the LORD ... will destroy the veil that veils all peoples ... "|| I reflect on this and think of three things:|1) John Rawls's ethical theory of 'veil of ignorance';| 2) the DNA knowledge ...
Reflection for Wednesday, August 22, 2012: Queenship of the Virgin Mary (20th week in Ordinary Time).
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-08-22)
Today's gospel parable on the Laborers in the Vineyard, unique to Matthew, continues the theme of the last will be first. With high unemployment across the world, and the parable's emphasis on what is just compensation for ...
Reflection for Sunday, July 22, 2012: 16th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2012-07-22)
A PONDERING||Intimacy is true when fruitfulness is intended.|A good conversation, a romantic experience, a consoling prayer and other forms of intimacy have several important aspects. The more that there is intimacy, the ...