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    • Reflection for Sunday, October 1, 2017: 26th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kalkowski, Julie (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-10-01)
      "Life's most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?"|Martin Luther King, Jr.|Today's readings all seem to be centered on actions…about the choices we make….about which path we decide to follow.  ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 25, 2005: 26th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-09-25)
      PRE-PRAYERING | The readings for this liturgy center around the theme of God's call to us to resist the evil deeds of our own self-will and to our doing the will of God. We will pray during the liturgy that God's will, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 25, 2011: 26th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-09-25)
      PRE-PRAYERING || C. S. Lewis once wrote that the most emphatic noise is the one you are trying not to listen to. The TV is on very loud next to my room, dogs are barking across the lane and you expect me to write something ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 26, 1999: 26th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-09-26)
      I recently asked a group of first-year students at Creighton to give me some adjectives for the word, "Jesuit." After they assured me they knew what an adjective was, they were not quite as assured about what a Jesuit was. ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 28, 2008: 26th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-09-28)
      PRE-PRAYERING | |I began my daily run this morning and experienced a "scandal". There was a little pebble in my shoe. The word for "scandal" derives from the Greek word for "little pebble". The longer I ran the more like ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 28, 2014: 26th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-09-28)
      |Today's second reading, a passage from St. Paul's letter to the Philippians, contains a hymn that early Christians presumably sung as they gathered to celebrate the Eucharist.  The hymn expresses a fundamental reality of ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 29, 2002: 26th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-09-29)
      So as to be more receptive to the Word of God and the Bread of Life, imagine Jesus speaking directly and in a clear little story, to the Elders. They are wise and holy men according to their ancient Jewish tradition. During ...