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    • Reflection for March 28, 2013: Holy Thursday. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-03-28)
      Both of my parents were raised during the Depression, which led them both to be very expense conscious, despite my father being a professional. We were the last family in our neighborhood to get air-conditioning for our ...
    • Reflection for Monday, March 12, 2012: 3rd week in Lent. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-03-12)
      During the late 1970s and early 1980s, young American Jesuits were being sent to Korea with the hope that there would be some among us who would remain in or return to Korea, especially if the language could be learned. ...
    • Reflection for Monday, November 12, 2012: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-11-12)
      My father was an amazing man. He was a college athlete, a professional person, father and husband. He loved playing the piano, golf (though not very good), hunting and fishing. Most importantly, he was a very good and moral ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, August 20, 2011: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-08-20)
      Perhaps like you, I am in a transitional period in my life. As of July 1, I became the president of Creighton University, my alma mater. Previous to Creighton, I served as the president of the Jesuit university in Philadelphia, ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, May 16, 2013: 7th week in Easter. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-05-16)
      Today, the Society of Jesus celebrates the feast of Jesuit martyr Andrew Bobola. Andrew was born of a Polish family in 1590, entered the Jesuit novitiate in 1611 and was ordained a priest in 1622. He was well known for his ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, May 3, 2012: 4th week in Easter. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-05-03)
      Several years ago, my niece Carolyn, who was five years old at the time, was swimming and her mother noticed abdominal swelling on her daughter's right side. Carolyn was taken to her pediatrician who after examining her, ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, December 17, 2014: 3rd week in Advent.. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-12-17)
      When I preside at Mass, I always dread proclaiming this Gospel passage by Matthew.  Perhaps like other presiders, deacons and lectors, there is an opportunity for a few slip ups with the pronunciation of unusual names and ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, November 23, 2011: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Lannon, Timothy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-11-23)
      All of us have memories about our grade school experiences. Some of those memories bring great joy to us and perhaps other memories might be somewhat disconcerting. I can recall when I was in first grade in the late 1950's ...