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    • Reflection for Sunday March 17, 2019: 2nd Week of Lent. 

      Butterfield, George (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019-03-17)
      "If they can dye this river green today, why can't they dye it blue the other 364 days of the year?" This question, asked by one of the U.S. Marshals in the movie, "The Fugitive," always makes me chuckle. The setting for ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, February 21, 2016: 2nd Week of Lent. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-02-21)
      I've been looking for comfort during Lent. To be more precise, I've been asking our Lord to comfort me. It is quite a change from gearing up to make some great sacrifice or to overcome some great fault or bad habit. I have ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, February 28, 2010: 2nd week in Lent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-02-28)
      PRE-PRAYERING | There are contacts being made in our readings for this Sunday of Lent. These are rather unusual events which take some time to unpack. There are strange yet powerful statements made which have implications ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, March 11, 2001: 2nd week in Lent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001-03-11)
      "Incredible!" "That's hard to believe!" "Unbelievable!" "Do you believe that!" These are common phrases that we use to express astonishment. Today's readings are about believing and the call to even go beyond the phrase, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, March 4, 2007: 2nd week in Lent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007-03-04)
      PRE-PRAYERING || We are in a continual movement toward the Holy Mountain of the Eucharistic altar. Many churches have been built atop rises and hills to emphasize the "aboveness" of the Holy God. Amazing things happen in ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, March 7, 2004: 2nd week in Lent. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-03-07)
      So as to be more attentive to the graces contained in the readings of the liturgy, imagine Peter, James and John transfixed by fear as they experience Jesus' being transfigured. There is the appearance of a cloud and a ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, March 8, 1998: 2nd week in Lent. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1998-03-08)
      "Look toward heaven and count the stars," the first lines of the reading from the Book of Genesis, reminds me of the immensity of the universe. It makes me recall lying on a pier at a lake in Northern Wisconsin on a clear ...