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    • Town-Gown Relations: A Study of Utah Valley University and Orem, Utah 

      Anderson, Steven C. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      Town-gown relations can have far-reaching impacts on a community. This qualitative case study examines the relationship between Utah Valley University and Orem, Utah, and how that relationship impacts the quality of life ...
    • In What Way Does the Export Processing Zone Affect the Marketing Logistics Programs of Its Member Firms?: An Exploratory Investigation 

      Cameron, Victor J. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1973)
      The Kaohsiung Export Processing Zone (KEPZ), located at the southern port of Kaohsiung in Taiwan, Republic of China, is the oldest of three free trade zones on Taiwan. The other two are located at Nan Tze and Taichung in ...
    • A Case Study of Michelle's Statuary 

      Macaskill, John (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1975)
      On October 1, 1975, Jimmie and Georgia Abdouch, owners of Michelle's Statuary of Omaha, Nebraska, were unable to decide whether or not to lease space at the North- side Mall. | The Abdouchs had been proprietors of their ...
    • Salters, Inc. 

      Jurgensen, William Gerald (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1975)
      Salters, Inc. is a retailer of ladies ready to wear clothing. The company was formed in 1909 by Abe Salter and his two brothers. In 1928 David Newman, son-in-law of Abe Salter, became president. David Newman's son, Richard, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday June 16, 2019: Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity. 

      Burke-Sullivan, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      Most of the feasts of the liturgical year focus on aspects of the Mission of Christ, or the work of the Spirit, or the work of specific members of the Church, such as the Blessed Mother, the Apostles or various saints. The ...
    • Reflection for Thursday June 13, 2019: 10th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      A couple of weeks ago, I was treated to a wonderful and joyous event: in a formal liturgical setting, a First Communion service for six children, all around 8 years old. Two of the communicants were my Great-Grand nephews, ...
    • Reflection for Friday June 14, 2019: 10th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      We hold this treasure in earthen vessels,|that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us. 2 Corinthians 4|"You have heard that it was said, You shall not commit adultery.|But I say to you,|everyone who looks at a ...
    • Reflection for Friday June 21, 2019: 11th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Michael (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      In his letter, Paul lists the suffering that he has endured in the service of his faith. The psalmist praises God for His protection of His people. The Gospel considers nature of true treasures concluding with a short ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday June 18, 2019: 11th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kalkowski, Julie (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      As I read and reread today's scriptures, I kept tripping over the word "perfect".  After too many blind alleys, I reminded myself not to "let perfect be the enemy of the good".   Once I got past "perfect", I realized just ...
    • Reflection for Saturday June 15, 2019: 10th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      Just Imagine!|The fifth chapter in Matthew's gospel begins with Jesus giving the 8 Beatitudes to the "crowd". The Beatitudes are teachings regarding how to live into the 'Kingdom of God'. A picture of what life would be ...
    • Reflection for Thursday June 20, 2019: 11th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      Jesus said to his disciples:|"In praying, do not babble like the pagans." Mt. 6|It is so good to reflect upon the prayer Jesus taught us, so that we'll be less likely the "babble on" this Sunday when we recite his prayer ...
    • Reflection for Monday June 17, 2019: 11th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      I used to be a music minister, so when I look at the readings, I often think about what music I would choose to sing for Mass. Today I would sing "Seek the Lord" by Roc O'Connor. The first verse is "Today is the day and ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday June 19, 2019: 11th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Grassmeyer, Kimberly (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      What a blessing to spend time with the readings for today. It has been my experience that the Reading, Psalm and Gospel are not regularly as well aligned as they are in this case, focusing so obviously on the opportunity ...
    • Reflection for Sunday June 23, 2019: Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi). 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      "Blessed are You, Lord God of all creation."|The presider at the Catholic Eucharistic liturgy begins the offering of bread and wine at the offertory with these words. It is taken from the prayer within the Jewish tradition ...
    • Twelfth Week of Ordinary Time: June 23-29, 2019 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      "Lord, if you wish, you can make me clean." Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him, and said, "I will do it." Matthew 8
    • Tenth Week of Ordinary Time: June 9-15, 2019 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      "The Advocate, the Holy Spirit whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you everything and remind you of all that I told you." John 14
    • Eleventh Week of Ordinary Time: June 16-22, 2019 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength. The second is this: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. There is no other commandment greater ...
    • Reflection for Saturday June 22, 2019: 11th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Carney, Jay (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      I am familiar with Jesus' repeated injunctions against wealth, and I typically associate these warnings with excessive wealth – the kind that the rich man refused to share with Lazarus, or the corrupt earnings the tax ...
    • Reflection for Monday June 24, 2019: Nativity of St. John the Baptist, Solemnity. 

      Kestermeier, Chas, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      Luke's gospel speaks of the earliest events in the New Testament, from the announcement of a son to Zechariah and Elizabeth when Zechariah is standing in the Holy of Holies, to the Annunciation and then the Visitation, and ...
    • Reflection for Sunday June 2, 2019: 7th Week of Easter. 

      Amu, Vivian (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      At first glance, the readings of the Seventh Sunday of Easter look like endings, and are somewhat anticlimactic; so, I closed my eyes.  I wanted to feel different about the readings, so I asked someone else to read them ...