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Reflection for Saturday, January 2, 2016: 2nd Week of Christmas.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-01-02)
A new year, a new beginning. This time of year is so full of hope and promise.|I always get a boost of energy from new beginnings... a new month, a new semester, a new fiscal year, and the ultimate new beginning is the ...
Reflection for Thursday, May 5, 2016: 6th Week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-05-05)
During these liturgical days after Easter, we have been walking slowly and meditatively through John's account of the graduation talk Jesus gave to His disciples the night of His arrest. The Gospel for today's Eucharistic ...
Reflection for Tuesday, May 24, 2016: 8th Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-05-24)
Both readings today focus on sacrifice and giving one's life over to Christ.|That's a hard thing to do but often misunderstood, I think. Earlier in my life I used to think of it as anything was pleasurable in an earthly ...
Reflection for Thursday, December 8, 2016: Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-08)
THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION|Of the BLESSED VIRGIN MARY|(Patronal Feast Day|of the United States of America)|A little history of this dogma and liturgical Feast Day in the Christian tradition might be in order. Pope Pious IX, ...
Reflection for Monday, December 26, 2016: Feast of Saint Stephen, The First Martyr.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-26)
Today we celebrate the feast of Saint Stephen, the first martyr. He was one of the deacons in the church in Jerusalem. Luke records the story of Stephen's preaching which led to his death.|Jesus said that the time would ...