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    • Reflection for Wednesday September 19, 2018: 24th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-09-19)
      This reflection will be coming soon. In the meantime, here is a reflection from Jeanne Schuler from 2002.|The Power of Love When we were young, words sprang easily to our lips. "All you need is love." This power could ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 15, 2004: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Laquer, Brigid Quinn (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-09-15)
      I was really taken by the fact that this very famous and lovely passage from Paul is today's first reading. It seems that the reading of this first letter of Corinthians over the last two weeks just placed this passage at ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 15, 2010: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-09-15)
      Dear Mary, Full of Grace and Blessed among women and men,||You are the Mother of my Lord and God. You gave birth to our Salvation. When we contemplate the mystery of your motherhood, we delight in thinking of Jesus' having ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 16, 1998: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1998-09-16)
      It is one of those passages that is on the "most favored" lists of many people. It is certainly one of my favorite New Testament readings. The passage is familiar because it is used so frequently at weddings. The passage ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 17, 2008: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-09-17)
      This reading is a favorite at wedding liturgies. It seems to overflow with emotion and warm fuzzies. Rightly understood, however, it is instead hard-edged and tough. Paul is not talking about couples head-over-heels in ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 17, 2014: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Romano, Nate, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-09-17)
      |"Love never fails."  Saint Paul is adamant about this.  Love is the lodestar of his message to the Corinthians – and to us – this day.  We strive for the greatest of spiritual gifts, but Love is "a still more excellent ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 18, 2002: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-09-18)
      The Power of Love||When we were young, words sprang easily to our lips. "All you need is love." This power could transform this sad old world. I was not born to crush or despise others. Now is the time for redemption. Now ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 19, 2012: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Richard, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-09-19)
      A Great Investment||Today's excerpt from First Corinthians ranks as one of the all-time best known and loved passages of the entire Bible. Frequently heard at weddings, its beautiful prose and powerful meditation on the ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 20, 2000: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan Blandin (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-09-20)
      The reading from Corinthians is possibly one of the most recognized readings of the New Testament. It is a favorite of wedding couples. And why not? It is about love. It is about relationship. It is a lovely reading - ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, September 20, 2006: 24th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-09-20)
      Love is everything. Love is what motivates us and keeps us going and gives whatever we do that extra something special. Whatever we do, however technically proficient we may be, without love, it falls flat.||I love my job. ...