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    • Reflection for Wednesday October 17, 2018: 28th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      McMahon, Cindy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-10-17)
      Paul's message to the Galatians in the first reading is disquieting and yet comforting at the same time. His listing of the works of the flesh, "immorality, impurity, licentiousness, idolatry, sorcery, hatreds, rivalry, ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 12, 2016: 28th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Coelho, Roland, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-10-12)
      It was Christmas Day 1995. I was fresh out of the Jesuit novitiate, doing my graduate studies in education in Goa, India. I was looking forward to a sumptuous community lunch when my provincial, Fr. Gregory Naik, came to ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 13, 2004: 28th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kalb, Howie, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-10-13)
      Cardinal Newman believed that "God has created me to do him some service... I may not know exactly what it is in this life but I shall be told in the next." So the hope of knowing and doing that service in this life could ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 13, 2010: 28th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fortina, Deb (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-10-13)
      Galatians 5: 18-25 " ... Now the works of the flesh are obvious: immorality, impurity, licentiousness, idolatry, sorcery, hatreds, rivalry, jealousy, outbursts of fury, acts of selfishness ... orgies and the like. ... ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 15, 2008: 28th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-10-15)
      "Woe to you Pharisees! You pay tithes of mint and of rue and of every garden herb, but you pay no attention to judgment and to love for God." Luke 11 ||In my mind, I usually picture Jesus as loving and supportive, reaching ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 15, 2014: 28th week in Ordinary Time, Memorial of St. Teresa of Jesus. 

      Timothy R. Lannon S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-10-15)
      |Is Jesus upset or what?  In today's Gospel (Lk 11:42-46), Jesus denounces the Pharisees and scribes for being so blindly committed to following the Jewish law.  He uses "Woe to you" to the Pharisees three times in this ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 17, 2012: 28th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-10-17)
      Today's readings are easy to skim, but hard to read carefully. When we scan the first reading, we can see a list of things Paul tells the Galatians to avoid.||"Immorality, impurity, licentiousness." We might be relieved ...