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    • Second Week of Ordinary Time: Jan. 17-23, 2021 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      He had cured many and, as a result, those who had diseases were pressing upon him to touch him. And whenever unclean spirits saw him they would fall down before him and shout, "You are the Son of God." Mark 3:10-11
    • Fourth Week of Ordinary Time: Jan. 31 - Feb. 6, 2021 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      "The measure with which you measure will be measured out to you, and still more will be given to you. To the one who has, more will be given." - Mark 4
    • Third Week of Ordinary Time: Jan. 24-30, 2021 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      "The measure with which you measure will be measured out to you, and still more will be given to you. To the one who has, more will be given." - Mark 4
    • First Week of Ordinary Time: Jan. 10-16, 2021 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      Jesus saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting their nets into the sea; they were fishermen. Jesus said to them, "Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men." Then they left their nets and followed him." Mark 1
    • Second Week of Christmas: Dec. 27, 2020 - Jan. 2, 2021 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      The two disciples heard what he said and followed Jesus. Jesus turned and saw them following him and said to them, "What are you looking for?" John 1
    • First Week of Ordinary Time: Jan. 3-9, 2021 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      "Beloved, we love God because he first loved us. " 1 John 4
    • Reflection for Friday, January 1, 2021: The Octave Day of Christmas, Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of God. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |"God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law to transom those under the law, so that we might receive adoption as sons." - Galatians|When strangers used to see me with my son from India and my daughter from ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, January 16, 2021: 1st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Lierk, Kyle (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |Sitting at the simple dinner table with my French host mother Yolande and her toddler Maylise during a study abroad semester in college, our fourth dinner guest was always the French-English Dictionary. During the majority ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, January 9, 2021: Saturday after Epiphany. 

      Kalkowski, Julie (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      "Christ has no body now but yours.|No hands, no feet on earth but yours. Yours are the eyes through which he looks compassion on this world.|Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good. Yours are the hands through ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, January 13, 2021: 1st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Butterfield, George (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |In the first reading, the writer to the Hebrews emphasizes that Jesus shared in our human nature. We, the children of God, share in blood and flesh. Therefore, Jesus came in the flesh and had blood coursing through his ...
    • Reflection for Friday, January 15, 2021: 1st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Crawford, David (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |Spend a little time around this Jesuit university – or reading these reflections – and you will encounter the concept of Ignatian contemplation, of prayerful imagination to deepen our understanding of Scriptures and to ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, January 10, 2021: Baptism of the Lord. 

      Gabuzda, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |Here is My Servant|Once again, the wonderful days of the Christmas season have filled us with confidence and hope through the Good News of the Gospel: "The Word became flesh and dwelled among us."  This Word is Jesus, ...
    • Reflection for Monday, January 11, 2021: 1st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kestermeier, Chas, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |This passage from Mark's Gospel follows his presentation of John the Baptist, John's ministry, Christ's Baptism, and the time Christ spent in the desert discerning what it all meant – and all of this in his first 13 ...
    • Reflection for Friday, January 8, 2021: Friday after Epiphany. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |I write these things to you so that you may know|that you have eternal life,|you who believe in the name of the Son of God. 1 John 4|"Lord, if you wish, you can make me clean." |Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, January 12, 2021: 1st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hoover, Amy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |Today's gospel from the first chapter of Mark has me thinking about authority.  In this early story of the gospel, Jesus is very quickly setting himself apart from others.  People are noticing that he is different.  He ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, January 14, 2021: 1st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |"If today you hear his voice, harden not your hearts." It's been a difficult time. It's been hard to stay hopeful. It would be easy to harden our hearts, to give up hope. But I hope, I think there is hope. It's a new year, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, January 5, 2021: Tuesday after Epiphany. 

      Hopp, Larry (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |How does God reveal himself to us?  Is some sort of epiphany required for each of us to truly know God – to give our hearts wholeheartedly to our Savior?  Today's reflection provides some in depth insight to that question.|As ...
    • Reflection for Monday, January 4, 2021: Monday after Epiphany. 

      Howard, Joan (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      Who? "…the people who sit in darkness have seen a great light,|On those dwelling in a land overshadowed by death, light has arisen."|Isaiah|When was this written?  Last month?|During the past – almost a year – we, in our ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, January 3, 2021: Second Sunday of Christmas. 

      Maynard, Angela (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |As I reflect on today's readings, I look outside on fresh fallen snow and there is sunshine adding sparkle to a crisp winter day in Nebraska.  It's absolutely beautiful and very bright!|The light is what adds hope and joy ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, January 6, 2021: Wednesday after Epiphany. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |Beloved, if God so loved us,|we also must love one another. ...|God is love, and whoever remains in love remains in God and God in him. ...|There is no fear in love,|but perfect love drives out fear. 1 John 4 |"Take ...