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Reflection for April 15, 2017: Holy Saturday Morning (no liturgy)
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-04-15)
On Good Friday, there was no Eucharist - simply a communion service, with the Body of Christ from the Holy Thursday Eucharist. On Holy Saturday, there is no liturgy at all. The liturgy this evening is the vigil - the ...
Reflection for April 13, 2017: Holy Thursday of the Lord's Supper.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-04-13)
In today's gospel we witness the extravagant love of Jesus who kneels in front of his disciples and one by one washes their feet. I believe that they must have been breathless as he tenderly cared for each of them. He ...
Reflection for April 16, 2017: Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-04-16)
Risen with Him|On this Easter day we want to receive the news of Jesus Risen not as an announcement of an event from long ago and far away. We want to receive this Good News now: "This, today, is the day the Lord has ...
Reflection for April 14, 2017: Good Friday.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-04-14)
It is simply hard to comprehend the event of the Lord's passion and death by itself, since it is part of the one Christ event of passion-death-resurrection. But in our attempt to grasp its depth and meaning, to the extent ...
Reflection for April 12, 2017: Wednesday in Holy Week.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-04-12)
There is quite the juxtaposition between the Old and New Testament readings today. In Isaiah's reading, which complements the Good Friday Suffering Servant reading, I see a dedication to God no matter what the cost. There ...
Ninteenth Week of Ordinary Time: Aug. 13 - 19, 2017
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-08-13)
For where two or three are gathered in my name, there I am in the midst of them. Matthew 18
Reflection for Saturday, March 25, 2017: Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-03-25)
As I reflected on the celebration liturgy of the Feast of the Annunciation during the Season of Lent, it becomes evident that the Feast subtly intends to shed light on the whole mystery of the Incarnation and the salvation ...
Reflection for Wednesday, March 22, 2017: 3rd Week of Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-03-22)
We are half-way through Lent – Ash Wednesday was three weeks ago! So as we review these readings we see that they are providing us with teaching to ready our hearts for the extraordinary events related to Easter.|Throughout ...
Reflection for Tuesday, March 28, 2017: 4th Week of Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-03-28)
Lent is certainly the time to hone our focus on Jesus and the magnitude of His love and amazing grace. Today's readings clearly point us to the power of the living water that we can only find through our Lord and Savior, ...
Reflection for Friday, March 24, 2017: 3rd Week of Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-03-24)
Ours for the Asking "I will heal their defection, says the Lord, I will love them freely." (Hosea 14:5) The prodigal son begins his homeward trek in the Old Testament. Israel insists on going its own way and falls into ...