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    • Reflection for Tuesday, February 21, 2006: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan Blandin (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-02-21)
      I am not sure just how I would feel had I been one of the disciples power-walking behind Jesus.||I'm just trying to keep up! He almost sprints from village to village. Once in the midst of the people, he heals the sick ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, February 21, 2012: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-02-21)
      The lessons for today remind us of the difference between pride and humility. The Amish have two words for this that emerge as central to their faith community. Hochmut is rejection of pride and vanity. Damut is humility ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, February 24, 2004: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Bannantine, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-02-24)
      In an academic setting the quality of teachers and teaching is very, very important. We work hard to identify good teachers and schools compete for their services. We encourage all teachers to become the best that they ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, February 25, 2014: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tami (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-02-25)
      In the first reading, people are arguing, fighting, coveting, and unsatisfied with their position. They are focused on worldly things, which are unsatisfactory, instead of focusing on spiritual things. If they would ask ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, May 17, 2016: 7th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Jorgensen, Diane (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-05-17)
      This morning I watched a brief video created by filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg (TED Conference 2015, Vancouver; "Mysteries of the Unseen World") which filled me with wonder and awe for the intricacies and mystery of creation. ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, May 20, 2008: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Tinley, Susan (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-05-20)
      As I read the gospel for today, I started making comparisons between the apostles arguing about first place and the sibling rivalry among our six children. As one might imagine, there were times when one or another felt ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, May 21, 2002: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Scritchfield, Shirley (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-05-21)
      If any one would be first, they must be last of all and servant of all.||Gracious Spirit,| You call us to |choose to be last, |to act not to win, |but to serve all your people.|How do we in U.S. culture| take this message ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, May 22, 2018: 7th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Costanzo, Cindy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-05-22)
      The words, let it go, trust, pray, take deep breaths, be silent and listen are a mantra for me with this week's readings, especially James 4: 1-10. In this ordinary time it is extraordinary for me as I listen to the news ...