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    • Reflection for Sunday, September 18, 2005: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-09-18)
      PRE-PRAYERING | There is a current phrase which some people use to describe their inability to understand other people or the meaning of some event; it is "Go figure." The spirit of today's liturgy confronts us with the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 18, 2011: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-09-18)
      PRE-PRAYERING||Google is actually a mathematical term, the number one followed by ten zeros. Why is Seven Up, the soft drink, not Six or Eight Up? Was there ever a real Dr. Pepper? There are questions which do have answers ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 19, 1999: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-09-19)
      All three readings of this Sunday's liturgy really should be read while upside-down. God's ways are so different from our own.||We hear the prophet Isaiah remind us that as high as the sky is above the earth, God's ways ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 21, 2008: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-09-21)
      PRE-PRAYERING| | In my Irish family the "Holy Land" was not in the Middle East, but the island of our ancestors. What most non-Irish people call the Holy Land is sacred to three major world religions. There are places ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 21, 2014: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-09-21)
      |I have always loved this parable for a personal reason: As someone whose last name begins with a Z and a U, I am generally always last. I can tell the harried clerk to just check the last page, the last name on any list, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 22, 2002: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-09-22)
      So as to be more receptive to the Word and the Eucharist, imagine the faces of the disciples and of the Pharisees who seemed always to be tuned in, as Jesus in parable offers a difficult teaching. At this late date, his ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 24, 2017: 25th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Coelho, Roland, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-09-24)
      We have a lovely parable this Sunday about the laborers in the vineyard. Found only in the Gospel of Matthew, Jesus tells us that our God is a generous God who desires to save all people, all nations. Let us try to understand ...