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    • Reflection for Thursday September 5, 2019: 22nd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Brock, Mary (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019-09-05)
      |These early days in the month of September can be filled with changes.  Here in the Midwest, the weather is starting to change from the warm summer months to the cooler days of fall.  The gardens, trees and flowers begin ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 1, 2005: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kalb, Howie, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-09-01)
      One of Christ's apostles who teaches me most about myself is Simon Peter. In no way am I pretending to aspire to his greatness, only I find it easy to identify with the "ups and downs" that he experienced in his life.||In ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 2, 1999: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Stockhausen, Gerry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-09-02)
      "Put down your nets for a catch." "Master, we have been hard at it all night and have caught nothing." "Try the other side of the boat."||Did anybody ever tell the carpenter that the two sides of a boat are not very far ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 3, 2009: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Morse, Edward (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009-09-03)
      Last month my family spent time backpacking in the mountains. We had high hopes of enjoying freshly caught trout, and we dutifully packed along much equipment for this fishing expedition. We gave it our best effort, enduring ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 3, 2015: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Scholer, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-09-03)
      Today's Gospel reading has always been full of imagery for me.  While reading the Gospel I can close my eyes and remember the colorful drawings of Jesus sitting in the boat along the shoreline, usually dressed in a white ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 4, 2003: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Callone, Pat (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003-09-04)
      This Gospel passage of Jesus asking his followers to take their nets once again and "fish"... after they have fished all night ... reminds me of the amazing trust journey we Christians are on. || We believe in a God who ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 5, 2013: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kuhlman, Mary Haynes (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-09-05)
      Today's gospel from Luke gives us the nice story of how Jesus called Simon and others to be his disciples. The fourth chapter of Matthew and the first chapter of Mark tell about how he saw Simon and his brother Andrew ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 6, 2001: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan Blandin (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001-09-06)
      Why did God make me? The answer according to the Baltimore Catechism: " ... to know Him, to love Him, to serve Him and to be happy with Him in this life and the next." As a child, and even years beyond, I felt the burden ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 6, 2007: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007-09-06)
      I get asked about it all the time, so I don't mind talking about it again. People are always asking, "So, Peter, what was it like the day Jesus called you?"|I will always remember it. It was a morning, like so many, as we ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, September 7, 2017: 22nd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Jorgensen, Diane (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-09-07)
      Today's gospel recalls the circumstances of Peter's call to follow Jesus, although at that time he was still called "Simon." Simon has just finished a long, hard day of fishing with nothing to show for it. Jesus climbs ...