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    • Reflection for Tuesday November 6, 2018: 31st Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Mike (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-11-06)
      Certain scripture scholars contend that today's first reading was an early Christian hymn. The first verse of Psalm 22 is yet another ballad; even the melody is given. (For the [musical] leader; [set] to "The deer of the ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 3, 1998: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hauser, Dick, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1998-11-03)
      Paul's hymn in Philippians 2:5-11 is perhaps the most ancient liturgical hymn in the New Testament. Paul took an existing hymn and inserted it into this letter. The hymn is precious because it gives insight into Christ's ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 4, 2008: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Burke-Sullivan, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-11-04)
      Today in the United States we bring the quadrennial process of electing citizens to lead our government for two, four, or six years of service. This particular campaign process has been remarkably long, contentious and ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 4, 2014: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Cusic, Marcia (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-11-04)
      |In the first reading today we are reminded of our need to be humble, as Jesus was, "though he was in the form of God" …. " he humbled himself becoming obedient to death, even death on a cross."  It is important for us to ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 5, 2002: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-11-05)
      "A man gave a great dinner to which he invited many. '|Come, everything is now ready.' |But one by one, they all began to excuse themselves."||On this day, in Jesuit communities and parishes around the world, we celebrate ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 6, 2012: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Borchers, Pat (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-11-06)
      I want today to focus on the first reading, because it's one of my favorites and, I believe, one of the most important in the New Testament.|A great deal of ink has been spilled by theologians over Jesus' nature and person. ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 7, 2000: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-11-07)
      When I was a first grader, our teacher had us line up in order of our class standing to read, recite and answer questions. A student who could answer a question which the person in front of him/her missed, moved one step ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 7, 2006: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hauser, Dick, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-11-07)
      Life is not fair. It wasn't fair to Jesus; it isn't fair to most of us.|Most unfair is the undeserved suffering that marks our lives -- personal misfortune, poverty, disease, accidents. We Christians face no greater obstacle ...