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    • Reflection for Sunday October 27, 2019: 30th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019-10-27)
      What Do We See?|I am drawn by a detail in today's gospel.  It has to do with eyes, with what the main characters are seeing.  It is striking that the Pharisee sees the tax collector.  His eyes are roving about as he prays ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, October 23, 2016: 30th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Purcell, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-10-23)
      The Lord hears the cry of the poor; the Lord is a God of justice who knows no favorites; he who exalts himself shall be humbled.  I am always struck by the irony that many people today, who claim to be religious in the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, October 24, 2004: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-10-24)
      PRE-PRAYERING | We prepare for the liturgy by reflecting upon the art, or skill, or power, or profitability, or manipulativity of prayer and praying. God has no favorites, but it seems some get their prayers answered and ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, October 24, 2010: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-10-24)
      PRE-PRAYERING|The English poet, John Milton, once wrote in his poem on blindness that those serve who only stand and wait. Waiting is a way of relating. Lack of patience can spice up the serving for sure. Hopkins, the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, October 27, 2013: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-10-27)
      PRE-PRAYERING | "How we look" or "seem" is a natural question we can ask of ourselves. Appearances have some importance. The usual pattern is that we do not appreciate our physical outwardness so much and we dress it up ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, October 28, 2001: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001-10-28)
      We all have had experiences of talking to someone whom we thought was listening to us, but alas, their minds were occupied with something less important. The big question for us is whether God listens to our prayers. Why ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, October 28, 2007: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007-10-28)
      PRE-PRAYERING || "How do we look" or "seem" is a natural question we can ask of ourselves. Appearances have some importance. The usual pattern is that we do not appreciate our physical outwardness so much and we dress it ...