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    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 8, 2021: Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. 

      Naatz, Susan (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |Today we honor the birth of Mary.  From Franciscan media we read:   If Jesus is the perfect expression of God's love, Mary is the foreshadowing of that love. If Jesus has brought the fullness of salvation, Mary is its ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 9, 2009: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Lanahan, Joan (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009)
      In Luke's gospel we find Jesus has selected his apostles and with them goes to talk with many disciples and heals many of their infirmities and woes. He was such a captivating person that people came from all over to hear ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 9, 2015: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      Seeing the reading from Colossians and the Beatitudes together really puts them in a different perspective. The Beatitudes are really about choices, not about circumstances. In Colossians Paul is saying that everyone has ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 9, 2020: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      The Cry of the Poor|"For the world in its present form is passing away."  (1 Corinthians 7: 31)|Paul admonishes the community: "Stay watchful.  Our life and hope is coming.  Let not ordinary matters absorb us.  Hold together ...
    • Reflection forTuesday, December 27, 2011: Feast of St. John, Apostle and Evangelist. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      Student Daily Reflection "Mary Magdalene ran and went to Simon Peter and to the other disciple whom Jesus loved and told them ... " John 20||As I thought about these readings on the feast of St. John, a startling question ...
    • Reflection January 4, 2015: Second Sunday after Christmas. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      " The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world. ...|He was in the world, and the world came to be through him, but the world did not know him. ...|From his fullness we have all received, grace in ...
    • A Reflection on the Passion of Christ from a Physician and a Believer 

      Stanley, Gerard J., M.D. (Creighton University. 2010)
      A Presentation by Dr. Gerard J. Stanley, Sr. M.D. at Creighton University on February 18th, 2010. |"What you'll find by the time we go through this presentation is that it will be obvious that Jesus was in fact dead when ...
    • Rejectionable 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      Our campus here at Creighton University is safe and secured by many cameras and Public Safety personnel. Here's something I have observed in my many years at Creighton. Male students most often walk alone, unless accidentally ...
    • Returning to the Sacrement of Reconciliation: A Guide for Four Sets of Circumstances 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first four paragraphs of "Returning to the Sacrament of Reconciliation"|Celebrating and receiving the Sacrament of Reconciliation can be among the most blessed of human experiences. Yet, there are a number ...
    • Ring, Ding, Buzz or Song 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      I am pretty up there in years I guess, because I remember using a phone that had a little crank-ringer on its side to get the operator's attention. Then I would give her the number I wanted her to plug me into. She might ...
    • The Season of Waiting: Our God - Waiting for Us 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University. 2014)
      A few days before Advent begins, Maureen McCann Waldron, Collaborative Ministry Office, will offer a surprising image of Advent that goes beyond our waiting and reveals a God who is enough to feel the great gift of our ...
    • Second Sunday of Advent: Dec. 7 - 13, 2008 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      Jerusalem, herald of good news! Fear not to cry out and say to the cities of Judah: Here is your God! - Isaiah 40
    • Second Week of Advent: Daily Advent Prayer 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Preparing our Hearts and asking for the Grace|We prepare this week by stepping up the longing. We move through this week by naming deeper and more specific desires. |Each morning this week, if even for that brief moment ...
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 10 - 16, 2006 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      "Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God, he comes with vindication; With divine recompense he comes to save you." Isaiah 35:4
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 10 - 16, 2017 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      "Jerusalem, herald of good news! Fear not to cry out and say to the cities of Judah: Here is your God!" - Isaiah 40
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 4 - 10, 2005 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      Guide for Prayer for the week of Dec. 4 - 10, 2005
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 4 - 10, 2011 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      "Jerusalem, herald of good news! Fear not to cry out and say to the cities of Judah: Here is your God!" - Isaiah 40
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 4 - 10, 2016 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      On this mountain he will destroy the veil that veils all peoples, The web that is woven over all nations; he will destroy death forever. The Lord GOD will wipe away the tears from all faces; Isaiah 25
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 5 - 11, 2010 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      Strengthen the hands that are feeble, make firm the knees that are weak, Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God.... Isaiah 35
    • Second Week of Advent: Dec. 6 - 12, 2009 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009)
      Strengthen the hands that are feeble, make firm the knees that are weak, Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God.... Isaiah: 35