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    • Reflection for Friday, November 10, 2000: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Bucko, Ray, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-11-10)
      When I was a little boy I loved to play dominos with my Dzadju (poor Polish spelling for the term grandfather), an immigrant from then Russian controlled Poland. I was pretty good at matching the tiles and my grandfather ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 10, 2006: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-11-10)
      As Christians, we are called to stand firm in the Lord when confronted by enemies of the cross of Christ. In reflecting on these lessons, I am drawn to the witness of the active faith of the Lancaster County Amish this ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 4, 2016: 31st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-11-04)
      The Gospel today is a puzzling one. Luke tells us of a steward, who has been found out by his master to be dishonest. Knowing that he is about to lose his job, the steward attempts to raise his own standing by getting those ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 5, 2004: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-11-05)
      Today is the feast of all the Saints and Blesseds of the Society of Jesus. This is a natural feast at this time of the year and in this month of November when we remember the official Saints that have been canonized in the ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 5, 2010: Solemnity of All Saints and Blessed of the Society of Jesus. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-11-05)
      Today we celebrate All the Saints and Blessed of the Society of Jesus. The readings for the day (Friday of the thirty-first week in Ordinary Time) are from St. Paul's Letter to the Philippians and the gospel is from St. ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 6, 1998: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1998-11-06)
      The dishonest steward is someone determined to land on his feet. As Jesus tells the story, the steward was about to be fired for "squandering his property." His power and prestige, his important place in the household, ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 7, 2008: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan Blandin (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-11-07)
      This parable has been known as the 'Parable of the Dishonest Steward.' Possibly there could be another title.||Luke tells the story of the rich man who is going to fire his steward for "squandering his (the rich man's) ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 7, 2014: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Mike (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-11-07)
      |Today's Gospel tells the parable of a rich man whose steward was reported to him for squandering his property. I was somewhat confused by the rich man's reaction in this text until I read one of the commentaries. It appears ...
    • Reflection for Friday, November 8, 2002: 31st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hauser, Dick, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-11-08)
      Jesus is an astute observer of human nature. In Luke's parable he observes that like the dishonest manager the children of this world are more enterprising in taking care of this-worldly concerns than of other-worldly ...