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Reflection for Friday, December 8, 2017: Immaculate Conception of Blessed Virgin Mary, Solemnity.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-12-08)
"God chose us in him before the foundation of the world (Eph 1:4)."|The initiative in faith is God's! God chooses us! And we all need to be reminded of this truth. We may tell ourselves that the initiative for our faith ...
Reflection for Thursday, May 25, 2017: 6th Week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-05-25)
Try to imagine what was going through the minds of the disciples. Imagine their total despair and shattered dreams during the long wait between Good Friday and Easter. But as their sorrow turned to joy on that glorious ...
Reflection for Saturday, May 13, 2017: 4th Week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-05-13)
Whoever has seen me has seen the Father.|How can you say, 'Show us the Father'?|Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me?|The words that I speak to you I do not speak on my own.|The Father who ...
Reflection for Friday, November 10, 2017: 31st Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-11-10)
Today's gospel parable comes in the middle of a series of Luke's teachings on wealth. This enigmatic narrative is sandwiched between two far more famous narratives – the story of the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11-32) and the ...
Reflection for Monday, January 2, 2017: 2nd Week of Christmas.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-01-02)
Reading today's Gospel made me take a deep breath and marvel at the faith of John and the other followers of Jesus. Sometimes that faith faltered or was thin and near-breaking. The apostles and followers of Jesus were ...