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    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Apr. 1 - 4, 2007 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007)
      Through our observance of Lent you correct our faults and raise our minds to you, you help us grow in holiness, and offer us the reward of everlasting life. - Preface for Lent IV
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Apr. 1 - 4, 2012 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012)
      Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, "One of you will betray me." One of his disciples, the one whom Jesus loved, was reclining at Jesus' side. He leaned back against Jesus' chest and said to him, "Master, who is it?" John 13
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Apr. 17 - 20, 2011 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, "One of you will betray me." One of his disciples, the one whom Jesus loved, was reclining at Jesus' side. He leaned back against Jesus' chest and said to him, "Master, who is it?" John 13
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Apr. 5 - 8, 2009 

      Waldron, Maureen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009)
      Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, "One of you will betray me." One of his disciples, the one whom Jesus loved, was reclining at Jesus' side. He leaned back against Jesus' chest and said to him, "Master, who is it?" John 13
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Apr. 9 - 12, 2006 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      Through our observance of Lent you correct our faults and raise our minds to you, you help us grow in holiness, and offer us the reward of everlasting life. - Preface for Lent IV
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Mar. 16 - 19, 2008 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, "One of you will betray me." One of his disciples, the one whom Jesus loved, was reclining at Jesus' side. He leaned back against Jesus' chest and said to him, "Master, who is it?" John 13
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Mar. 24 - 27, 2013 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013)
      Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, "One of you will betray me." One of his disciples, the one whom Jesus loved, was reclining at Jesus' side. He leaned back against Jesus' chest and said to him, "Master, who is it?" John 13
    • The Beginning of Holy Week: Mar. 28 - 31, 2010 

      Waldron, Maureen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, "One of you will betray me." One of his disciples, the one whom Jesus loved, was reclining at Jesus' side. He leaned back against Jesus' chest and said to him, "Master, who is it?" John 13
    • Being Holy 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      There is the old story about the holy monk who on Ash Wednesday decided to hang a huge sausage from his ceiling above his face for mortification during Lent. Each week he would lower the meaty temptation lower and lower. ...
    • Being Noble 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      In the history of the human experience of being governed the most usual form has been Royal Dominion, which is a king or queen having sway over their subjects. Nobility was the form, but not always the substance including ...
    • Between a Rock 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      Perhaps you have visited Mount Rushmore near Rapid City, South Dakota. Carved upon a granite shield are four faces of former presidents of the United States. It is named after a New York attorney who while touring the area, ...
    • Beyond Giving Up Chocolate: Going Deeper in Lent 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first four paragraphs of "Beyond Giving Up Chocolate"|From the time we were children, our first question for Lent was often, "What are you giving up for Lent?" Giving something up for these 40 days is a ...
    • Bury the Dead 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      "Every one of us has experienced the death of someone we love, whether it is a distant, elderly friend or the deep pain of losing a spouse or child. What can we do in this final Work of Mercy?|We can always go to a wake ...
    • Caramel Corn 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      In our small community lives a dog, usually quite hungry and constantly searching for satisfaction. We pour his tasty, (only to him) food marbles into his dish twice a day. At the evening feeding, we drop in just a few ...
    • Cardoner at Creighton: A Celebration of Service with Fr. Rick Curry, S.J. 

      Curry, Richard, S.J. (2011)
      Fr. Richard Curry, S.J. (1943-2015) was a professor of Catholic Studies and Theater at Georgetown University. He was well known at Georgetown for his unique “Theater and the Catholic Imagination” class|Fr. Curry received ...
    • Celebrating Christmas 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first three paragraphs of "Celebrating Christmas"|Entering into and Celebrating the CHRISTMAS SEASON|Christmas is not the end of Advent. It is a real season of the Church year. We usually miss it because the ...
    • Celebrating Easter 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Easter is a seven week season of joy and grace. Starting with the Triduum in Holy Week and ending with Pentecost Sunday, this 50 day season has been called "the radiant center of the liturgical year." We keep celebrating ...
    • Centering 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      I visited recently a family whose backyard was a snow-covered steep hill. A path had been molded so that a flat plastic sled could be sat in for a quite thrilling plunge for persons of any age and any degree of trust. I ...
    • Choosing Lent, Acting Lent 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first two paragraphs of "Choosing Lent, Acting Lent"|The reason that choosing and acting Lent is so important is that we are body-persons. We experience things with our senses, relish them with our imaginations ...
    • Christmas Alone 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first five paragraphs of "Celebrating Christmas Alone"|And Mary kept all these things, reflecting on them in her heart. - Luke 2|Many of us celebrate Christmas alone. This may be the first time for us, or an ...