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    • Reflection for Saturday September 7, 2019: 22nd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019-09-07)
      "And that's the Gospel truth!"  We've all heard that statement, but mostly in the context of someone trying to convince others that they are telling the truth.  In that sense, the statement is more the swearing of an oath ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 3, 2005: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shadle Cusic, Marcia (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-09-03)
      As I read today's readings I thought about how important it is to read the scriptures! In a "Why go to church?" conversation with our 20 year-old-son this summer I expressed to him the value of listening to the scriptures ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 3, 2011: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Tinley, Susan (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-09-03)
      In the gospel today, Jesus is rebuked by the elders for taking grain from the field on the Sabbath. He responds by reminding them that Isaiah took holy bread from the synagogue to feed his hungry followers. He then goes ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 4, 1999: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Purcell, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-09-04)
      Last night I picked tomatoes and eggplants and peppers from our garden (and in turn provided sustenance to the hordes of flood hatched mosquitoes which have recently inhabited our area). The pears are ripe and the apples ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 5, 2009: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009-09-05)
      |The verses in Psalm 54 selected for today are familiar ones to us all. Most of us are quite willing to recognize that God is there for us ... that God saves our causes and sustains our lives day after day. In fact, as we ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 5, 2015: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-09-05)
      Brothers and sisters:|You once were alienated and hostile in mind because of evil deeds;|God has now reconciled you in the fleshly Body of Christ through his death. Colossians 1|God is my helper; the Lord sustains my life. ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 6, 2003: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Rodriguez, Luis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003-09-06)
      Today's gospel scene brings back old childhood memories of my dad, my brother and myself walking alongside fields of still green wheat and picking some ears to eat the soft milky grains. No one ever accused us of stealing. ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 7, 2013: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shadle Cusic, Marcia (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-09-07)
      So our school year is back in session and I was asked, by a returning student, about who Jesus was and a good resource to learn more about him. My immediate answer was "Read the Gospels" found in the Bible! It is in the ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, September 9, 2017: 22nd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hoover, Amy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-09-09)
      As I prayed and reflected with today's readings, I heard a gentle voice saying "Come back, remember."  I heard God calling me back – to remember – much as God called to the Israelites in the Old Testament.  I heard God ...