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    • Reflection for Friday September 27, 2019: 25th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      In today's Gospel reading we get a glimpse of Jesus praying alone, but in the presence of His disciples. Jesus has just given the disciples bread which has been blessed and broken to distribute to the five thousand hungry ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 23, 2005: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005)
      The gospel selection today is one that proves the adage, "The Gospel is ever new." The "newness" is not that the words we read or hear were never there before (and thus new). Rather, the "newness" is that I have changed ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 23, 2011: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fortina, Deb (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      Haggai 2: 1-9 " ... And take courage, all you people of the land, says the LORD, and work! For I am with you..."||Psalm 43: 1, 2, 3, 4 " ... Send forth your light and your fidelity; they shall lead me on ... "|Luke 9: ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 24, 1999: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Scritchfield, Shirley (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999)
      "Take courage...work, for I am with you, . . . " Haggai 2:4||" . . . thou art the God in whom I take refuge; why hast thou cast me off? Why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?" Psalm 43:2|... "The Son of ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 25, 2009: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fortina, Deb (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009)
      Haggai 2:1-9 " ... And take courage, all you people of the land, says the LORD, and work! For I am with you, says the LORD of hosts...."||Psalm 43: 1, 2, 3, and 4 " ... Hope in God; I will praise him, my savior and my ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 25, 2015: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      "Take courage, all you people of the land, says the Lord!... For I am with you …And my spirit continues in your midst; do not fear!" |HG|            In February our former president, John Schlegel S.J., shocked and saddened ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 26, 2003: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schloemer, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003)
      What happens before and what happens after a particular Gospel passage are important. In each of the Synoptic Gospels, Jesus asks the Apostles, "But who do you say that I am?" In today's reading from Luke, the Twelve had ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 27, 2013: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Soto Becerra, Patricia (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013)
      Today the Gospel presents two questions posed by Jesus: "Who do the crowds say that I am?"and, "But who do you say that I am?" In my opinion and own experience, these are two very challenging questions to answer! My ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 28, 2001: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whipple, Bob (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001)
      Fear not.||How can humanity suffer so and still go on? How can we kneel in love to God when we are crushed and beaten, surprised, destroyed, hated? How can we go on?|Good question. As God says to Haggai, "Who is left among ...
    • Reflection for Friday, September 28, 2007: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Richard, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007)
      "My Spirit Continues in Your Midst; Do Not Fear!"||It is difficult for us to imagine what the destruction of the Jerusalem temple at the time of the Exile meant for the Jewish people. We might be tempted to equate it with ...