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Daily Reflections .......For the Greater Glory of God

A Mardi Gras Prayer | Schedule of the Holy Father's Visit to Mexico - Feb 12-16

Praying LentThis is the time to begin to get ourselves prepared for our Lenten Journey. Lent is not something we do for God.

It is a way of opening our hearts to receive what God whats to give us. What might God be offering me this year?

How to get started. What will I do? How can I do this as a family, with children? How does how I cook and eat make a difference? What needs reconciling? With whom? See resources for parishes. Make a parish mission. Do a retreat. Enjoy a weekly conversation about each week of Lent. Take advantage of a daily prayer, each day of Lent.

See how this Lent can be the best Lent ever.

Lenten Audio Conversations:
Sharing about what's happening each week.

Now with text transcripts of the Conversations which can be shared with others. Here's the first one.
Preparing for Lent - 11 min. - Text Transcript

Beginning My Lenten Patterns | The Invitation of Lent | A Mardi Gras Prayer

A Prayer for Each Day of Lent | Cooking in Lent - in solidarity with the Poor

Beyond Giving Up Chocolate: A Deeper Lent | Online Stations of the Cross

Helping Little Children with Lent | Looking at Marriage in Lent

And much more.

February/March

We have asked Creighton faculty, staff and administrators to reflect upon the daily readings each day.
Click on the underlined name below for the daily reflections. Each page includes a reference to each reading, as well as a link to the text of the readings.
Please hit "RELOAD" or "REFRESH" for the latest version of this calendar.

In the Safari browser, the e-book icon on the left side of the address bar allows these reflections to be quite readable on an iPhone or iPad.

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Jan 31
Joan Blandin Howard
Feb 1
Joe Zabrowski
Feb 2
Angela Maynard
Feb 3
Maryanne Rouse
Feb 4
Susan Tinley
Feb 5
Chas Kestermeier
Feb 6
Barbara Dilly
Feb 7
Maureen McCann Waldron
Feb 8
Molly Mattingly
Feb 9
Ed Morse
Feb 10
Andy Alexander, S.J.
Feb 11
Mark Latta
Feb 12
Kevin Kersten, S.J.
Feb 13
Larry Gillick, S.J.
Feb 14
Amy Hoover
Feb 15
Nancy Shirley
Feb 16
Eileen Burke-Sullivan
Feb 17
Diane Jorgensen
Feb 18
Eileen Wirth
Feb 19
Tamora Whitney
Feb 20
Kate Macan
Feb 21
Andy Alexander, S.J.
Feb 22
Robert Heaney
Feb 23
Mike Cherney
Feb 24
Tom Purcell
Feb 25
Luis Rodriguez, S.J.
Feb 26
Dennis Hamm, S.J.
Feb 27
Tom Shanahan, S.J.
Feb 28
Mary Lee Brock
Feb 29
Jay Carney
Mar 1
George Butterfield
Mar 2
Jeanne Schuler
Mar 3
Roland Coelho, S.J.
Mar 4
Tom Quinn
Mar 5
Keith Kozak

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Catholic Comments site at Creighton

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Student Daily Reflection Archive

Creighton Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Jesuit/lay Martyrs of El Salvador

Other Spirituality, Prayer Sites

Texts of the Daily Readings from the
New American Bible

Lecturas del Día

The Catholic Calendar 

Saint of the Day

Sacred Space

Center for Liturgy Sunday Web Site

Ignatian Spirituality
A Loyola Press web site on prayer and discernment.

Many Other Useful Links

Other Jesuit Sites

Jesuit Resources - U.S. Jesuit site

Is God Calling You to Join the Jesuits?

SJ Web - World-wide Jesuit site

The Jesuit Post - A cooperative work of a number of younger Jesuits: this site is about Jesus, politics, and pop-culture, it’s about the Catholic Church, sports, and Socrates.  It’s about making the case for God (better: letting God make the case for Himself)

Restorative Justice Initiative:
Weekly Liturgy Guides with reflections from those incarcerated in Prison

Jesuit Interreligious Dialogue and Relations

America Magazine
America's Jesuit National Catholic Magazine

Review for Religious Archive
70 years of articles from a journal on religious life

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