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    • Reflection for Tuesday September 10, 2019: 23rd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Latta, Mark (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019-09-10)
      Today's reading from Colossians contains several unique images and metaphors. In the text the author has a very fundamental message- he wants to let his audience know that they are fully experiencing a relationship with ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 10, 2013: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Brock, Mary Lee (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-09-10)
      The Self-Improvement industry is going strong. Books and blogs abound proclaiming to share secrets about how to manage time for ultimate efficiency, eat a more healthy diet, find the best formula for exercise, remove the ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 11, 2001: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Richard, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001-09-11)
      Strange Choices||Personnel departments of universities and businesses spend hours poring over resumes and letters of recommendation, looking for the "right" person to hire. The needs of a position matched with an applicant's ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 11, 2007: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kalb, Howie, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007-09-11)
      After the Resurrection, the Apostles met to find a replacement for Judas. A requirement for the replacement demanded that the person "was of our company while the Lord Jesus moved among us, from the baptism of John until ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 12, 2017: 23rd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-09-12)
      "When the day came, he (Jesus) called his disciples to himself and from them he chose Twelve, whom he also named Apostles."  Luke|I picture Jesus walking slowly down the mountain, tired after a night praying over whom to ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 6, 2005: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-09-06)
      Jesus spent the night in prayer to God. Of course he did. Jesus was holy, the holiest person who ever lived. Holy people pray. Right? ||That risks missing the point. This is another of those contexts in which, failing to ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 6, 2011: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-09-06)
      It is said that the English and the Americans are two peoples separated by a common language. The point is that, though we use the same words, we may mean different things. The same is certainly true for modern biblical ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, September 9, 2003: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      O'Connor, Roc, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003-09-09)
      Today we celebrate the feast of Jesuit, St. Peter Claver. Born in 1580 in Catalonia, Spain, he was influenced in his young Jesuit life by St. Alphonsus Rodriguez to go to the "Indies" to work on the missions.|| He was sent ...