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    • Identity Crises 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      My younger brother's daughter was doing her research for her Doctorate degree. Her subject area was and is the rehabilitation of the brain after trauma to one or other areas of the brain. As part of that study she invited ...
    • Ignatius, Jesus, and Aesop by Fr. Larry Gillick, S.J. and Fr. Gregory Carlson, S.J. 

      Gillick, Larry S.J.; Carlson, Gregory S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. 2015)
      IGNATIUS, JESUS, AND AESOP |This first presentation offers a brief explanation of the Fables and then there is a discussion on two separate fables and a parable from Luke 18, beginning at verse nine. The subject from these ...
    • Indulgences and Annoyances 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      During the recent Christmas-holiday time, I experienced several minor indiscretions in the various areas of cookie containers, cake plates, candy boxes, and even the much-maligned fruitcake tin. They were minor, because I ...
    • Interruptions and Invitations 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      Everything about which I am going to relate to you is absolutely true, without varnish, garnish or exaggerations. Picture this please. I have just finished passing through the security check machine at the local airport. ...
    • Is God Watching? 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      I have been a slow-as-it-goes kind of jogger these past thirty-six years. While jogging along one gets in touch with lots of inner and outer things. For the first part of the run one notices easily the surroundings, sounds, ...
    • It's On! 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      I attended a speech recently and the presenter, several times, failed to clear his throat from some congestion and kept talking. I noticed I felt myself clearing my throat and I heard several throats being cleared in ...
    • Jesus, My Friend in Capernaum 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first four paragraphs of "Jesus, My Friend in Capernaum"|"When Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee ... and went to live in Capernaum by the sea." Matthew 4:12. I often watched my ...
    • Jinsi ya Kutumia Mtandao Huu Kufanya Mafungo (How to Use This Site to Make an Online Retreat) 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Maswali Yanayoulizwa Mara Kwa Mara (FAQ).|Inawezekana vipi kufanya mafungo (ritriti) kwa mtandao?|Ni utaratibu gani nijizoeze kuufuata?|Je, mafungo haya ni kama kufanya Mazoezi ya Kiroho ya Mtakatifu Inyasi wa Loyola?|Itakuwaje ...
    • Judgements 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      In public-speaking settings, including homilies, readings, informational presentations, it often happens that speakers keep talking with congestion or phlegm in their throats. They do not seem to notice even if their ...
    • Judging Others? Or Ourselves? 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first five paragraphs of "Judging Others? Or Ourselves"|We often see things very clearly. We can look at the famous illusion and we know, we insist - we can argue clearly - that we see a young woman. |Or an ...
    • Keep Listening 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      Maybe you have heard the statement about the two types of people. One group always finishes what they begin and so forth. We love to categorize others and sometimes ourselves. We can excuse or accuse others because they ...
    • Know Thyself 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      A few weeks ago I was offering a presentation at a Catholic parish and at the end of one of the evenings a woman asked, "How do you know when you know yourself?" Now that did stop me in my verbal tracks. So I stopped her ...
    • Learning Perserverance in Difficult Times 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first four paragraphs of "Learning Perseverance in Difficult Times"|Sometimes, the Load We Carry Is Very Great|In a season dedicated to hope and expectant longing, it is good to name the fact that for some ...
    • Lent As: Hearing the Cry of the Poor 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first three paragraphs of "Lent As: Hearing the Cry of the Poor"|Each year, the Season of Lent is offered to us as a time of renewal. Usually, we take up this Lenten journey as the gift of personal renewal ...
    • Lent for the Older Brother/Sister of the Prodigal Son/Daughter 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      Text from the first four paragraphs of "Lent for the Older Brother/Sister of the Prodigal Son/Daughter"|We've heard Jesus' story of the Prodigal Son so many times. It is a frequent gospel for Reconciliation Services. It ...
    • Lenten Audio Conversations 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      The audio files to the right are conversations about Lent. For people who have appreciated the other audio files on this site, we decided to record our discussions about each week of Lent. It is an easy way to simply listen ...
    • Lenten Audio Conversations 

      Alexander, Fr. Andy S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University. 2000)
      The audio files to the right are conversations about Lent. For people who have appreciated the other audio files on this site, we decided to record our discussions about each week of Lent. It is an easy way to simply listen ...
    • A Lenten Retreat by Fr. Larry Gillick, S.J. (Year A) 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. 2008)
      INTRODUCTORY CONFERENCE|Lent, spring, and the Spiritual life have this in common; each is a tug of war. Spring is tugging at winter to let go. The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius are directed at our becoming more ...
    • A Lenten Retreat by Fr. Larry Gillick, S.J. (Year B) 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. 2009)
      This retreat was given by Fr. Gillick, S.J. at the Demontreville Jesuit Retreat House, Lake Elmo, Minnesota, February 19-22, 2009.
    • A Lenten Retreat by Fr. Larry Gillick, S.J. (Year C) 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (Creighton University, Online Ministries. 2007)
      A retreat using the readings for Liturgical Year C. This series of retreat conferences was presented by Fr. Larry Gillick, S.J. at the Jesuit Retreat House, outside of St. Paul, Minnesota, from January 25 to 28th, 2007. ...