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  • Selfies as Secular Religion: Transcending the Self 

    Nygaard, Mathias Ephraim (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    This article argues that contemporary selfie-practice sometimes display patterns that have otherwise been associated with religion. Selfies manifesting ideals, or with a more crude description bragging-selfies, can be shown ...
  • Revivalism and Reconstructionism in Islamic Reform: Intellectual Trends in Modernist Maghribi Thought 

    Tais, M. Amine (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    Modernist Islamic thought has grown in a variety of ways for the last two centuries. This paper argues that two distinct directions can be detected in the works of contemporary Muslim thinkers in the Maghrib, namely ...
  • Forest Cathedrals: “The Hidden Glory” of Hudson River Landscapes 

    Ellis, James W. (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    This essay analyses masterpieces of Hudson River School landscape painting within relevant religious, artistic, and literary contexts. The Hudson River School, America’s first indigenous art movement, included Thomas Cole, ...
  • Bishop Sheil, the CYO, and Reflections for Our Times 

    Neary, Timothy B. (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    This article examines the origins and influence of Bishop Bernard Sheil’s Catholic Youth Organization. Interracial and ecumenical from its inception, the CYO, founded in Chicago in 1930, embodied the communal and pluralistic ...
  • From Play to Virtue: The Social, Moral, and Religious Dimensions of Youth Sport 

    Power, F. Clark; Rodgers, Lillie (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    Drawing on Brown’s exegetical exploration of Wisdom’s paideia in the Book of Wisdom, we show how sports understood as play are an invaluable means of moral as well as spiritual education. Playing sports, we argue, fosters ...
  • Introduction 

    Kelly, Patrick, S.J. (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
  • Paradigms of Sport: Indian-Catholic Reflections 

    Lobo, Bryan, S.J. (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    Catholic reflections on sport in India need to proceed in a comparatively interreligious way with Hinduism, which is the major and most diffused religion in India. In this dialogical approach, which is very much in keeping ...
  • Football Plus Human and Spiritual Formation: The Sports Pastoral at Santo Domingo Parish, Managua 

    Meléndez, Juan José Sosa (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    In this article the sports pastoral in Managua, Nicaragua started by the Our Lady of Guadalupe Christian Life Community and supported by the local Jesuit parish is described and research with participants is shared that ...
  • Toward the Integral Development of Students in Canadian Catholic High School Athletics 

    Hoven, Matt (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    This paper, based upon interviews and focus groups conducted with 15-year-old student-athletes at two Catholic high schools in Edmonton, Canada, explains how religion and spirituality supported students’ integral development. ...
  • Three Approaches to Sport: The Vatican, the International Olympic Committee, and the United Nations 

    Stelitano, Antonella (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    The Vatican, the International Olympic Committee, and the United Nations have in common a vision of sport that is related to personal growth and is able to foster encounters between people, and help to bring about peace ...
  • Persons First, Athletes Second: If Aquinas Came to the English Premier League 

    Nesti, Mark Stephen (Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
    This essay draws on the author’s applied experience of delivering sport psychology support to professional soccer players in the English Premier League (EPL). The work of a sports psychologist at senior levels is focused ...
  • Avaricious and Envious. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 126| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Crow and the Pitcher. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 128| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Crow and the Pitcher. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 130| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Labourer and the Nightingale. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 139| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Goose with the Golden Eggs. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 134| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Goose with the Golden Eggs. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 135| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Goose with the Golden Eggs. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 137| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Goose with the Golden Eggs. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 136| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894
  • The Fox, the Cock, and the Dog. 

    Heighway, Richard (London and New York; MacMillan and Co.. 1894)
    black-white illustration|Page 141| The Fables of Æsop : Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced by Joseph Jacobs; Done into Pictures by Richard Heighway. London, New York: MacMillan, 1894

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