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    • Reflection for Tuesday November 27, 2018: 34th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Kavan, Michael (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-11-27)
      As we near the end of the liturgical season, our readings take on an apocalyptic flavor - sharp sickles, fire, God's fury, wars, false prophets, insurrections, powerful earthquakes, famines, and plagues; not unlike today's ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 22, 2016: Memorial of St. Cecilia. 

      Naatz, Susan (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-11-22)
      Last summer during my annual retreat two beautiful mantras became part of my daily prayer.  One was from Psalm 46, verse 1:  Be still and know that I am God.  The other phrase that emerged was:  Be here now.  In both cases ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 23, 2004: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schlegel, John, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-11-23)
      This day dawned with shards of autumnal colors cutting across the sky. The days are cooler, shorter and darker. The harvest is nearly done and our thoughts turn to the end of the year. To the south, the days are warmer, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 23, 2010: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-11-23)
      When I read today's gospel reading from Luke and I hear Jesus say, "All that you see here-the days will come when there will not be left a stone upon another stone that will not be thrown down," I have a vivid visual memory ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 25, 1998: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Pedersen, Cathy Weiss (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1998-11-25)
      Uncertainties of the 'end time'; praise and thanksgiving to a faithful God who brings justice and equity.|My friend, Cathy, died last week after struggling with cancer for over nine years. When we first heard of her cancer, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 25, 2008: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Reed-Bouley, Ken (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-11-25)
      Sharp sickles reaping a fully ripe harvest; "the great wine press of God's fury"; the temple destroyed; judgment; wars, earthquakes, famines, and plagues: these are signs of the end times from today's readings from the ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 25, 2014: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Miller, Mariana (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-11-25)
      |The weekend of the 15th and 16th of November I had the incredible honor of traveling to El Salvador for the celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the martyrdom of the six Jesuit priests from the Universidad Centroamericana ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 26, 2002: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      O'Connor, Roc, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-11-26)
      Yikes!||Every year at this time we hear the stories of the cosmic "stuff" hitting the cosmic fan. I don't like it much. I'd rather keep my own little world going along nicely with as few interruptions and inconveniences ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 27, 2012: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Zaborowski, Joe (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-11-27)
      My first reading of the passages brought a myriad of thoughts to mind: End times, final judgment, God's rule on earth, the "sharp sickle" throwing the harvest into "the great wine press of God." Certainly not the more ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 28, 2000: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Spanbauer, Lori (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-11-28)
      As I write today, I am celebrating my 36th birthday. I will be 36 and one week when you read this. Many of you who read this will say to yourselves, "She's just a pup," and some of you, students perhaps, will wonder what ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 28, 2006: 34th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Millard, Michele (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-11-28)
      I'm finding that there are days that I cannot handle listening to the news. When I do, I hear of soldiers and civilians who have been killed in Iraq, nuclear tests in North Korea, Iran taunting the world with nuclear ...