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    • Reflection for Monday, June 13, 2022: 11th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Lenz, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |I have been driving the same route every day to the Creighton University campus in Omaha for the past 23 years. Not far from campus is a stoplight that gets pretty congested during the morning commute to work. And, for ...
    • Tenth Week of Ordinary Time: June 5-11, 2022 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      Jesus said to his disciples: "I tell you, unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter into the Kingdom of heaven. - Matthew 5
    • Eleventh Week of Ordinary Time: June 12-18, 2022 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      For where your treasure is, there also will your heart be. Matthew 6
    • Reflection for Sunday, June 26, 2022: 13th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |And to another he said, "Follow me. "But he replied, "Lord, let me go first and bury my father."|But he answered him, "Let the dead bury their dead. But you, go and proclaim the kingdom of God." And another said, "I will ...
    • Reflection for Monday, June 27, 2022: 13th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      McClure, Scott (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |When I was in graduate school to become a teacher, a beloved professor of ours had a mantra (as the good ones can). Here was his: Firm - Fair - Consistent; as in, be firm, fair and consistent with your students. Doc, as ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, June 28, 2022: 13th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      To Know Which Way the Wind Blows|"You were like a brand plucked from the fire; Yet you returned not to me, says the Lord."  (Amos 4:11)|The shepherd left his flock outside the city gates.  More pressing work lies before ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, June 23, 2022: Nativity of St. John the Baptist, Solemnity. 

      Brock, Mary (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
    • Reflection for Friday, June 24, 2022: Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, Solemnity. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |Today we see Jesus as the good shepherd, guiding us, caring for us, protecting us. Like in the Fr. Bob Dufford song, "Like a shepherd he feeds his flock and gathers the lambs in his arms, holding them carefully close to ...
    • Reflection for Friday, June 17, 2022: 11th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Morse, Ed (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |Today's gospel draws from the Sermon on the Mount, in which Jesus taught about the values we need to live in the kingdom of heaven.  This reading includes only two topics from these teachings: one about the locus of our ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, June 21, 2022: 12th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |We are reading from the last chapter of Matthew's account of Jesus' "Sermon of the Mount." Jesus is placed by Matthew as the new Moses, or leader of a larger People of God. Instead of the Law being engraved in stone, the ...
    • Reflection for Monday, June 6, 2022: Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church. 

      Braddock, Suzanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple there whom he loved, he said to his mother, "Woman, behold your son." Then he said to the disciple, "Behold  your mother." And from that hour the disciple took her into his ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, June 15, 2022: 11th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Butterfield, George (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |The Gospel reading for today is the same one that is read every Ash Wednesday. It reminds us of certain spiritual principles as we begin the season of Lent. However, these principles assist us throughout the year as we ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, June 19, 2022: Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, Solemnity. 

      Scholer, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |Rituals are a common everyday occurrence in our lives. There are academic rituals, such as commencements and convocations. Common civil rituals include inaugurations or speeches like the State of the Union Address. Family ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, June 7, 2022: 10th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Amu, Vivian (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |Have you ever been in a room full of people and wondered if your presence was significant?  Have you ever been around even one other person who made you question the power of your internal beauty and your uniqueness?  ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, June 18, 2022: 11th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |Today's gospel offers a seemingly simple perspective – you can't serve two masters.  Most of us would quickly agree with such a statement, we would understand that having two masters/bosses/jobs would easily lead to ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, June 16, 2022: 11th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Mike (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |The reading from Sirach honors the lives of Elijah and Elisha. The Psalm has God appearing in the midst of a storm. Jesus teaches the "Our Father" in the Gospel.|The readings leave me thinking about how often I am drawn ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, June 14, 2022: 11th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Shea, John, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |I write this reflection two weeks after the racially motivated shooting in Buffalo, NY, just over a week after the shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, TX, and a few days after at least 12 mass shootings over ...
    • Reflection for Monday, June 20, 2022: 12th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2022)
      |Jesus tells us not to judge each other because most of the time, our flaws are far worse than those we seek to judge. We all have a lot of work to do on this one. How do we develop a habit of perceiving the big flaws in ...
    • Whose Sea Is It Anyway?: An Analysis of the Permanent Court of Arbitration's South China Sea Arbitration Decision 

      Drawz, James (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2022)
      ABSTRACT||Beginning in 2014 the People’s Republic of China (“China”) began to convert several features in the South China Sea into artificial islands. Two years later the Philippines and China engaged in a standoff near ...
    • CICLJ Full Issue - Volume 12, Number 1 (2022) 

      Unknown author (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2022)