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    • Reflection for Sunday, June 12, 2011: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-06-12)
      PRE-PRAYERING || The Jewish people prepared to celebrate the Feast of Weeks, or (fifty days) by waiting for the seeds to grow into eatable food. They had planted at the time of Passover which was a remembering of how God ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, June 4, 2017: Pentecost. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-06-04)
      Have you had the experience of talking and listening to someone and feeling as if that person might as well be speaking a different language? It's a conversation with little understanding and no communication. Or a ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, June 8, 2014: Pentecost. 

      Hauser, Dick, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-06-08)
      |"Then there appeared to them tongues as of fire, which parted and came to rest on each one of them, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit" (Acts 2). |The Feast of Pentecost is the culmination of the Paschal Mystery! ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, May 11, 2008: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-05-11)
      PRE-PRAYERING | We are preparing to celebrate the great event of Pentecost. This solemnity has a "vigil" and a special liturgy having all kinds of reading-options. It is the celebration of the birth of the Church by the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, May 15, 2005: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-05-15)
      PRE-PRAYERING | We might be more careful about what we pray for in preparation for the feast of Pentecost. This celebration of the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the early Church dispensed with being casual and the strictly ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, May 19, 2002: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-05-19)
      "Fifty Days" or "the Feast of Harvesting Wheat," or "The Feast of Weeks," or "Pentecost," are all names given to this celebration in our Jewish-Christian liturgy. Our Jewish ancestors counted "fifty" days from celebrating ...