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    • Reflection for Monday, February 20, 2006: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-02-20)
      If you read the Gospel of Mark straight through-a revealing exercise, if you have never tried it-you will notice that the disciples of Jesus come across as particularly dense, especially in chapters 8 through 10. They ...
    • Reflection for Monday, February 20, 2012: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-02-20)
      "As Jesus came down from the mountain with Peter, James, John ..." It is this first line that makes the story "shocking." Peter, James and John had just come from the vision of Jesus transfigured before them. Moses and ...
    • Reflection for Monday, February 21, 2000: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Pedersen, Cathy Weiss (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-02-21)
      Jesus' followers learned much as they traveled with him. They were beginning to understand that they were called to share this knowledge/wisdom with others, to serve the needs of others whom they met along the way.|Yet in ...
    • Reflection for Monday, February 23, 2004: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-02-23)
      "As Jesus came down from the mountain with Peter, James, John..." ||It is this first line that makes the story "shocking." Peter, James and John had just come from the vision of Jesus transfigured before them. Moses and ...
    • Reflection for Monday, February 24, 2014: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Mike (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-02-24)
      Then the boy’s father cried out, “I do believe, help my unbelief!” (Mark 9:24) ||This evening I made the time to watch the first episode on a DVD of a British mini-series, The Big Silence. Five people commit experiencing ...
    • Reflection for Monday, May 16, 2016: 7th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-05-16)
      "…I trust in your merciful love."|"…wisdom from above is first of all pure, then peaceable, gentle…full of mercy…"|I think of mercy as coming from a position of authority in a judgmental sense.  To throw oneself on the ...
    • Reflection for Monday, May 19, 2008: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan Blandin (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-05-19)
      Marcus Borg is quoted as having said, "More healing stories are told about him (Jesus) than about anybody else in the Jewish tradition." We have only to read scripture to encounter the many healings. Yes, Jesus is a faith ...
    • Reflection for Monday, May 20, 2002: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-05-20)
      The passage in today's liturgy comes from a very important part of Mark's gospel, the part where there is a strong emphasis on what it means to be a disciple. What, then, is here for us today as we struggle to live the ...