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    • Reflection for Saturday September 22, 2018: 24th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Quinn, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      The first reading today exhibits St. Paul's legal, balanced, "if this, then that…" style of communication.  He begins with the restatement of a question, "how are the dead raised? With what kind of body will they come ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 17, 2016: 24th Weekn in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      "But as for the seed that fell on rich soil, they are the ones who, when they have heard the word, embrace it with a generous and good heart, and bear fruit through perseverance." Luke 7|One holy day I went to Mass with a ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 18, 2004: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Purcell, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004)
      Today's readings are very appropriate for September 18 in the northern hemisphere. It generally is harvest time across these latitudes, and the yield from the crops is directly related to some of the factors both Paul and ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 18, 2010: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      All of the lessons for today remind us that there is something quite different from the natural body and the spiritual realms of our being. But because we are so firmly locked into our natural bodies, we often let that ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 20, 2008: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      Today is the memorial for Saint Andrew Kim Taegon and Saint Paul Chong Hasang and their companions -- all martyrs in the early Korean church. What is so remarkable about the Korean church is that it was lay founded and the ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 20, 2014: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Burke-Sullivan, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      |As is often the case, the readings selected for today from the daily lectionary assigned to this Saturday of the 24th week in Ordinary Time, strikingly illuminate the faith of the saints memorialized today from Korea.  ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 22, 2012: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Roedlach, Alex (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012)
      It is good for us to take rest from our busy schedules and to reflect on our life, to take stock of what we did during the past weeks, months and years, to assess the directions we have been going, and to compare our past, ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 23, 2000: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      O'Reilly, Daniel Patrick (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      It's amazing to me how the word of God really is a seemingly living and breathing thing. A seed planted that can be snatched from our hearts by Satan, can grow and then wither or can grow and produce a bountiful crop. I've ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 23, 2006: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      The obvious reason behind writing these reflections is to provide a perspective that is not at a theological level but rather the lived experience with the Word. Yet as a writer I find that the assignments are exactly what ...