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    • Online Retreat- Week 20 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      The Temptations in the Desert|Guide: Testing|There is no greater self-revelation than to let one's temptations show. In this week's contemplation, Jesus shows us what he wrestled with. In our growing desire to know him, ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 21 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Calls Others to Join Him|Guide: Being Drawn to Him|As Jesus reveals his story to us, we can't help becoming drawn to him. This week, we have the privilege of contemplating Jesus as the one who calls companions to ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 22 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Shares His Message|Guide: Let the Word Penetrate|This week we seek to know Jesus more intimately by entering into the depth of his words. Lovers listen. Lovers devour the words of the other. This week we want to come ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 23 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Heals|Guide: Coming to Know the Healer|As we continue to grow in our desire to know Jesus more intimately, we come to a week of reflection on Jesus the healer. This week's prayer brings us to see several important ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 24 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Confronts Religious Leaders|Guide: Tension and Hypocrisy|Over the past eleven weeks we have contemplated the life of Jesus. He has shown himself to us in the context of our examining his mission and our own way of ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 25 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus as Water, Light, and Life Itself|Guide: Who Jesus Is for Us|This week our journey with Jesus continues to grow in depth. As our desire to be with him grows, and as our choices about the way we will live our lives ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 26 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Heals His Disciples' Blindness|Guide: "I Want to See"|We come to the point in Jesus' life where his choice becomes clear. He will go to Jerusalem. He will embrace his mission. In the first Gospel to be written, Mark ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 27 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Gives Us His Body and Blood|Guide: His Example, Broken and Given|This week we come to see and experience the ritual culmination of what Jesus' life has been about and what it will forever mean. For the one accused ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 28 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Surrenders to His Passion|Guide: Agony and Love|The photo this week was taken in the Jesuit chapel at the University of Central America in San Salvador, El Salvador. This is the Jesuit community whose members, along ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 29 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Dies for Us|Guide: Present at Calvary|We pause this week to be with Jesus in death. There are few moments of intimacy greater than the privilege of being with someone we love in the last hours of his or her life. We ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 30 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Is Risen|Guide: Joy|We knew from the beginning that God's victory over sin and death was complete. Now we come to know it through the experience of new life given to Jesus. For months now we have been given the grace ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 31 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Is with Us|Guide: Recognizing Who He Is|The mystery of our everyday lives is that Jesus is with us, but we often don't recognize him. This week we will reflect on his presence with us, as we continue to ask for the ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 32 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Jesus Is with Us-To Nourish Us for Our Mission|Guide: Feed My Sheep|Our final scene we contemplate in the Gospels prepares us for the end of this retreat. It's after the Resurrection. Peter says, "I'm going fishing." He ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 33 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      God's Love for Us, Our Response|Guide:Gratitude|Let us reflect on God's love for us and our response.|Next week is the final week of retreat. This week we look back, to contemplate what we have received in this retreat-God's ...
    • Online Retreat- Week 34 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Let Us Reflect on the Path before Us|Guide: Contemplatives in Action|This retreat is ending in one sense. In another, it will continue in the way it has changed our lives. Unlike a retreat to a retreat house, we didn't ...
    • Oraciones de Adviento en Español 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      "Text from the first half of "Oraciones de Adviento en Espanol"|En cada momento de nuestros días de Adviento, ya se traten de días gozosos o no, podemos acercarnos a Dios en la oración. Aquí encontrarás oraciones sugeridas ...
    • Our Hope for Everlasting Life 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      At Easter time we are prepared to address some of the imaginative questions which usually only come to us at funerals.|What is the gift of everlasting life? How can we imagine it?|We only have a few images from Jesus about ...
    • Our Real Name 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      If you were to live absolutely alone, I mean if nobody else was ever around, things in your living-space would not need to have names. You would not have to explain what that thingamajig was, because you would know it by ...
    • Our Service For and With the Poor 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      This doesn't need to feel out of our reach. In so many reflective ways, we can make choices to act in solidarity with those for whom we desire to have a special care, and from whom we know we will learn much about faith ...
    • Out on a Limb 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      As I sit down to compose this, it is thundering, raining and blowing. Limbs are down and a wonderful old tree near the Law School went down and the roots came up. I am okay so far, thanks for asking.|Here's a strange ...