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    • Reflection for Sunday September 23, 2018: 25th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Jorgensen, Diane (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-09-23)
      Today's first reading from the book of wisdom addresses the suffering of the "just one," especially the suffering that results from the cruelty of others. This cruelty is driven by self-centered egos that want only comfort ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 20, 2009: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009-09-20)
      PRE-PRAYERING || The "spiritual life" is our way of living with and not leaving behind the ups and yips of life. Our faith with all its rituals and prayers constantly assures us that we are not abandoned, but neither are ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 20, 2015: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-09-20)
      The Focus of Our Love|"'What were you arguing about on the way?'  But they remained silent." |In the silence that follows the simple question of Jesus, we cringe along with the disciples, almost intuiting the truth which ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 21, 2003: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003-09-21)
      So as to present ourselves to the graces of the liturgy, imagine Jesus with his out-stretched arms wide open in welcoming a small child tottering towards him. The disciples watch in amazement as Jesus answers their most ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 23, 2012: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-09-23)
      A PONDERING The prime object of intimacy is fruitfulness|There is the term "Defensive time structures" which describes what happens in elevators among strangers. One looks at her watch, one reads the operating license, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 24, 2000: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-09-24)
      There is a force in our human nature, both to reverence and protect innocence as well as to suspect and exploit it. It is based in our own longings for innocence and our disappointments in having lost or disturbed our ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 24, 2006: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-09-24)
      PRE-PRAYERING | We continue praying with our experiences of trying to be virtuous. Each day, each moment has its call to attentiveness, receptiveness, and generosity. The more we desire virtue the less we seem to live it, ...