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    • Reflection for Wednesday, February 23, 2000: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fitzgibbons, John P., S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-02-23)
      Prophets have always had a dual role. On the one hand, they articulate the promise of God, the real presence of God in our midst, even as we wait for the totality or fulfillment of that presence. There's an "already/not ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, February 26, 2014: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-02-26)
      The message of Jesus is so very simple, but often I don’t want to hear it. Help the poor, love my enemies and don’t be so obsessed with wealth and power. All wonderful ideas and ones I cheer with my whole heart. Well, ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, May 18, 2016: 7th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-05-18)
      "For whoever is not against us is for us." Mark 9|Whether it's in religion or politics, I instinctively recoil against litmus tests that define who's okay and who's not. As Pope Francis says, who am I to judge? Thus I read ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, May 21, 2008: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Borchers, Pat (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-05-21)
      Today's very short gospel from Mark contains one of my favorite stories. It fits well with the realities of modern life and with the Old Testament reading too.||The disciples are concerned that someone else is driving out ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, May 22, 2002: 7th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Foord, Eden (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-05-22)
      "If the Lord wills it . . ."||The sayings of Jesus are confusing at times. Many of his sayings are straight to the point, yet others are confusing with double meanings. The apostles were continually confused by what Jesus ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, May 23, 2018: 7th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-05-23)
      We can define ourselves in a large number of ways and images. We can say, "Well, at least we're not those over ther." "I'm glad I do this, or don't do that." We are not sure exactly who we are, but define ourselves by who ...