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    • Reflection for Friday, November 18, 2005: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Callone, Pat (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005)
      "Jesus entered the temple area and proceeded to drive out ||Those who were selling things, saying to them, |'It is written, My house shall be a house of prayer, |But you have made it a den of thieves.' |And every day he ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 18, 2011: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kersten, Kevin, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      The Temples of ancient cultures were holy, consecrated places standing prominently at a city's center, on high ground. The Jewish community referred to Solomon's Great Temple in Jerusalem as the "Holy of Holies." It was ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 19, 1999: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Stockhausen, Gerry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999)
      Last month my community had an open house to show off an addition we had built. But before we could show it off we scrubbed the whole house to make it a fit setting for the party. We know that even as we look forward to ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 20, 2009: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009)
      Finding the Self in the Sacred||The church sits up the hill. Sometimes after the rush of a class discussion, we might slip into a pew. Even when the housekeeper is scrubbing loudly, our spirit may grow quiet. Teeming ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 20, 2015: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      "My house is a house of prayer, but you have made it a den of thieves."|In the gospel, Jesus is speaking of the temple, but it could be my house. Is my home a house of prayer? There certainly are thieves that I let in that ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 21, 2003: Memorial of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (33rd week in Ordinary Time). 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003)
      When I was young, it was fashionable to question why we even needed church buildings to worship. Couldn't we find God just as well at a lake or park? Today's readings provoke reflection on whether sacred spaces are ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 22, 2013: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013)
      "My house is a house of prayer, but you have made it a den of thieves."||In the gospel, Jesus is speaking of the temple, but it could be my house. Is my home a house of prayer? There certainly are thieves that I let in ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 23, 2001: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Pedersen, Cathy Weiss (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001)
      Lately, I find myself talking to God a lot ... with an emphasis on "to" God, since I am the one doing all the talking. On the day of the NY plane crash, I frantically phoned my son who recently moved to Queens, New York, ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 23, 2007: 33rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shadle Cusic, Marcia (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007)
      As I read the first reading today, I began to recognize the story and the Hanukkah celebration that has come from this event. I decided to google Hanukkah to get a little bit more of an understanding of this celebration. ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 24, 2017: 33rd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      This is the memorial of 117 Catholics, martyred for their faith, in Vietnam, in the period between 1820 and 1862. They were the victims of religious persecution and their blood was a great source of life for believers in ...