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    • Reflection for Saturday November 3, 2018: 30th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Drzaic, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-11-03)
      Throughout my life, I have witnessed many wonderful people achieve high levels of success. Whether it be professionally, academically, or quietly giving of themselves offering their time, talent, and treasure for their ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, November 3, 2012: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kavan, Michael (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-11-03)
      As many of us know, Paul's letter to the Philippians was written while imprisoned. Rather than feeling helpless as most of us in this situation would, I sense that Paul is empowered by his relationship with Jesus Christ. ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, November 4, 2000: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-11-04)
      There are several passages besides Luke, Chapter 14, in which Jesus either responds to requests for places of honor or makes observations of how persons of status choose the most prestigious places. But it doesn't seem ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, November 4, 2006: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-11-04)
      Prison letters are often profoundly moving and revealing. Think of Martin Luther King's letter from Birmingham Jail. Think of Father Alfred Delp, S.J., writing during his Nazi imprisonment. St. Paul, too, "did time" and ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, October 29, 2016: 30th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Badura-Brack, Amy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-10-29)
      Embodying today's response "My soul is thirsting for the living God," I watched a beautiful and humbling scene at Mass recently.  |I was seated on the main floor of the church and my eye was drawn up into the balcony.  ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, October 30, 2004: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Austin, Tim (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-10-30)
      Dave was the Best Man at my wedding. We had known one another for as long as either of us could remember, and in his speech at the reception, Dave told a story about our pre-school days. During recess, he claimed, most of ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, October 30, 2010: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      O'Reilly, Daniel Patrick (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-10-30)
      Today's scripture readings seem to speak of our desire for God, of humility and hope. In Philippians, Paul proclaims his desire to serve the people of Philippi and his contrasting desire "to depart this life and be with ...