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Reflection for Thursday, April 27, 2017: 2nd Week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-04-27)
"We must obey God rather than men" Acts|At the height of the Cold War, my favorite junior high teacher would dramatically ask us if we would risk our lives defending our faith if Russian communists ever marched into ...
Reflection for Wednesday May 22, 2019: 5th Week of Easter.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2019-05-22)
Some who had come down from Judea were instructing the brothers, "Unless you are circumcised according to the Mosaic practice, you cannot be saved." - Acts|Spoiler Alert: the early church rejected the belief that circumcision ...
Reflection for Sunday October 20, 2019: 29th Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2019-10-20)
Will not God then secure the rights of his chosen ones|who call out to him day and night?|Will he be slow to answer them?|I tell you, he will see to it that justice is done for them speedily.|Luke| |"Mom, can I have this? ...
Reflection for Monday, June 26, 2017: 12th Week in Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2017-06-26)
"For as you judge, so will you be judged, and the measure with which you measure will be measured to you." - Matthew|In junior high when a very pretty girl joined our class, the leader of the "popular" clique ordered all ...
Reflection for Wednesday February 20, 2019: 6th Week of Ordinary Time.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2019-02-20)
"He waited still another seven days and then released the dove once more; and this time it did not come back."|Genesis|Picture life on Noah's ark (assuming it was real rather than symbolic). Imagine a dozen people cooped ...
Reflection for Sunday, December 18, 2016: 4th Week of Advent.
(University Ministry, Creighton University., 2016-12-18)
"When Joseph awoke, he did as the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took his wife into his home."|Matthew|At this time of year, we are so focused on Mary and the Baby Jesus that we often overlook what a remarkably ...