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Reflection for Wednesday, June 24, 2015: The Nativity of John the Baptist.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2015-06-24)
The LORD called me from birth, from my mother's womb he gave me my name." Isaiah 49|The birth of a new baby brings family and friends together to congratulate the new parents and to rejoice in the hope that birth brings ...
Reflection for Tuesday, September 29, 2015: Sts. Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2015-09-29)
Humans communicate their thoughts and feelings for one another in various media that we talk about as symbolic. Words, pictures, gestures, expressions and all kinds of things serve to express love and hate, reasoned thought ...
Reflection for Wednesday, August 5, 2015: 18th week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2015-08-05)
Today's readings give us a clear message that the Lord is not happy with us if we are driven by fear rooted in lack of trust in God. In fact, we are told, God rewards behavior that is bold and confident in His compassion. |In ...
Reflection for Tuesday, January 13, 2015: 1st week of Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2015-01-13)
While the Universal Church simply calls this a Tuesday In Ordinary time it also acknowledges an ancient memorial of the sainthood of Hilary of Poitiers, a Bishop of the Fourth Century who remained faithful to the Doctrine ...
Reflection for Monday, March 23, 2015: 5th week of Lent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2015-03-23)
By pairing two scriptural stories of women who are accused of adultery, the Church is inviting us, through today's liturgy, to consider the mercy of God for those who are innocent or vulnerable. At least that is a first ...
Reflection for Monday, May 18, 2015: 7th week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2015-05-18)
During this period between the Feast of the Ascension and Pentecost Sunday, the Church challenges us to consider what the power of God’s Spirit, poured out in Jesus and through Jesus to us and the whole world, causes to ...