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    • Reflection for Sunday, December 11, 2016: 3rd Week of Advent. 

      Mattingly, Molly (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-12-11)
      "Then will the eyes of the blind be opened,|the ears of the deaf be cleared;|then will the lame leap like a stag,|then the tongue of the mute will sing."|Blind, deaf, lame, and mute. This is how Isaiah, the psalmist, and ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 12, 2010: 3rd week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-12-12)
      PRE-PRAYERING | The Jesuit poet, G. M. Hopkins wrote a poem about patience as a hard thing to pray for. Waiting, longing, wondering what's taking so long, are experiences we'd rather avoid. Things for which we do not have ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 15, 2013: 3rd week in Advent. 

      Schnack, Jan (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-12-15)
      "See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth,|being patient with it until it receives the early and the late rains. You too must be patient.” James 5:7-8| My husband has farmed all his life. When a reference ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 16, 2001: 3rd week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001-12-16)
      It is "Rejoice Sunday" today, and though we have just finished exams here at Creighton University, it is still just the beginning of Omaha's cold winter. I have had negative reactions, when immediately after our teams have ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 16, 2007: 3rd week in Advent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007-12-16)
      PRE-PRAYERING||The Jesuit poet, G. M. Hopkins, wrote a poem about patience as a hard thing to pray for. Waiting, longing, wondering what's taking so long, are experiences we'd rather avoid. Things for which we do not have ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 18, 2016: 4th Week of Advent. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-12-18)
      "When Joseph awoke, he did as the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took his wife into his home."|Matthew|At this time of year, we are so focused on Mary and the Baby Jesus that we often overlook what a remarkably ...