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    • Gather Us In: Pondering the Upcoming Synod on Family and Church 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first five paragraphs of "Gather Us In"|Jesus was a gatherer. He invited lowly fishermen to follow him. Children, who had no status at all, were summoned, "Come to me." A number of his close friends were ...
    • Getting Into Things 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      The Great Hoodini was known as a man who could escape from all kinds of confinements. He could get out of especially-made handcuffs, underwater sealed boxes and buried coffins. He baffled experts with his magical escapes. ...
    • Give Drink to the Thirsty 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      In a disaster, one of the most basic needs is water.  In a crisis, water donations are often possible through the Red Cross, Red Crescent or another relief agency. Educating ourselves on water quality and protecting this ...
    • God's Invitation 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first half of "God's Invitation"|Lent is a season of being invited by God in a deeply personal way. "Come back to me, with all of your heart," our Lord beckons. "We will," we respond, but we aren't quite ready ...
    • God's Living Room 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      I was displeased more than somewhat recently when two separate persons revealed to me their disappointment at their displeasing God! They really did believe that they made God sad by their actions. Their actions may have ...
    • Going Places 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      Shakespeare wrote about how all of life is a stage. I had two major acting positions in my brief career. I was the First Witch in Macbeth, and ended my stage career by playing the female lead in an original musical we young ...
    • Gratititude 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      There was an elderly gentleman in our neighborhood who possessed a Cadillac. He would polish it, check the brightness of the whitewall tires and pat it like a beloved puppy while circling it with affection. The amazing ...
    • Guide for Sixth Week of Easter: May 25 - 31, 2014 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      And behold, I am with you always, until the end of the age. - Matthew 28
    • Guide to Daily Advent Prayer 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first half of "Guide to Daily Prayer"|We recommend using these Daily Prayer pages, either at night or in the morning. If we use them at night, we would use the prayer for the upcoming day. If we use them ...
    • Hands and Faces 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      A natural physical response to making a mistake or in other ways looking foolish or humiliated is to cover our countenance with our hands. This would literally be a "face-saving" device. Shame is losing face or in some way ...
    • Happy New Ear 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      Because we wish completion, wholeness and perfection, when we come to an end of something rather important we can experience a kind of sadness. These days everything has a syndrome. Termination syndrome can swoop upon us ...
    • Harbor the Harborless/Shelter the Homeless 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first three paragraphs of "Harbor the Harborless/Shelter the Homeless"|We think of shelter as a basic requirement of life, but many people simply don't have a roof over their heads or a safe place to live. ...
    • Helps for Making This Retreat On Your Own 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Explore all the options.|Our first advice is to follow all the links and explore all the resources that are built into each week's guide. Use the helps and suggestions along the way. This retreat is designed to be made ...
    • Helps for Making This Retreat On Your Own (Советы выполняющим духовные упражнения самостоятельно) 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Исследуйте все возможности|Наш первый совет: пользуйтесь всеми ссылками и исследуйте все материалы, которые включены в руководство к неделе. Следуйте советам и предложениям, встречающимся в тексте. Чтобы делать эти упражнения, ...
    • Helps for Making This Retreat With a Group 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      What's the benefit of meeting with a group?|An experience like this retreat will be greatly enhanced by anyone who would chose to meet with a group. These weekly guides will offer us opportunities to reflect on some very ...
    • Helps for Making This Retreat With a Group (Советы выполняющим духовные упражнения в группе) 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Что дают собрания групп?|Групповые встречи позволяют упражняющимся значительно углубить свой опыт духовных упражнений. Руководства к каждой неделе дают нам возможность задуматься о ряде важнейших сфер своей жизни. Они ...
    • Herod Wants to Kill You 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first three paragraphs of "Herod Wants to Kill You"|I was so nervous just being in the crowd. I had been watching him for several days now. There was tension in the air. It seemed so surprising to me that the ...
    • High Standards 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      When my older sister and my younger brother and I were literally growing up, every now and again my mother would back each of us into a particular door jam and make a pencil line showing how much taller we were than the ...
    • Higher Standards for Higher Education: The Christian University and Solidarity 

      Brackley, Fr. Dean S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      By Dean Brackley, S.J.|Universidad Centroamericana "José Simeón Cañas"|Fr. Brackley, S.J. gave this talk at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska on November 4, 1999.|The remains of six Jesuit priests killed here last ...
    • Historical Patterns in the American Immigration Debate 

      Fryer, Heather (Creighton University. 2013)
      Heather Fryer uses her gifts as an historian to reveal some surprising patterns in the immigration story in the U.S. Understanding our history can help us understand the forces within us all which tend to resist “aliens” ...