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    • Reflection for Sunday, December 1, 2002: 1st week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-12-01)
      So as to be more receptive to the hearing of the Word and the celebration of the Eucharist, imagine Jesus standing at the station waiting for the next train of camels to come along. He gives them some tasks to do while he ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 3, 2017: 1st Week of Advent. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-12-03)
      Happy New Year! Here we are, eleven months into the calendar year, five months into the fiscal year, about twelve weeks into the academic year — and our church has chosen this Sunday, about four weeks before our actual New ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, November 27, 2005: 1st week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-11-27)
      PRE-PRAYERING | We begin the longest Advent season possible; we have actually four full weeks so there is no reason for us not to be prepared for the great celebration of God's becoming earthy. The more there is of the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, November 27, 2011: 1st week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-11-27)
      PRE-PRAYERING || We begin the new liturgical year this weekend. We begin with a revised translation of many prayers within the liturgy. We begin with singing new translations of some of the usual songs. We have been preparing ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, November 28, 1999: 1st week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-11-28)
      We, here in this country, are celebrating Thanksgiving weekend during which we have recalled the good things of God to our lands and families. It is a wonderful time also to look forward with this beginning of an Adventing.||Our ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, November 30, 2008: 1st week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-11-30)
      PRE-PRAYERING | Here in the United States we are ending a holiday weekend during which we struggle as a nation to say "Thank you" to, well in the beginning of this celebration as a nation, it was to God. For many in our ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, November 30, 2014: 1st week in Advent. 

      Howard, Joan (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-11-30)
      |Waiting, Watching, Waiting, & more Waiting|"Nine months of waiting."  "When will Christmas be here? I'm tired of waiting."| "I can't wait forever". "When will help get here".|"…couldn't you watch (wait) with me even one ...