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    • Reflection for Monday, August 11, 2008: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Tinley, Susan (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      I have been extremely fortunate this summer to have two opportunities to witness the beauty of God's creation with time to relax and take it all in. The first was a week in Colorado for a retreat in the foothills of the ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 11, 2014: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Rodriguez, Luis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      |In some restaurants the menu includes St. Peter’s fish, where other restaurants simply list tilapia. There is indeed a tradition that tilapia was the fish caught by St. Peter in today’s gospel reading. It could be that ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 12, 2002: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002)
      But that we may not offend them ...|I think because I have been experiencing a great deal of grief, after my mother's death three months ago, I have been paying attention to grief in the scriptures. I noticed with great ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 13, 2012: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Burke-Sullivan, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012)
      I begin by reflecting on the optional memorial because it is instructive of the larger message that I drew from the liturgy today. The two saints that the Church honors are Pontian and Hippolytus, Roman clergy in the period ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 13, 2018: 19th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Amu, Vivian (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      When we are presented with information, whether it is in the form of a vision, a dream, a conversation, how many of us can say that we truly understand the implications of that information, or that we received that information ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 14, 2000: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fortina, Deb (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      The vision of the chariot of Yahweh " ... I saw a brilliance like amber, like fire, radiating from what appeared to be the waist upwards; and from what appeared to be the waist downwards, I saw what looked like fire, giving ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 14, 2006: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      I love these few brief verses in today's gospel. Jesus prepares his disciples for his passion, death and resurrection and he decides to pay the temple tax. And, he tells Peter to get the money out of a fish's mouth.||The ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 8, 2016: 19th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      Today is the feast of St. Dominic, patron saint of the Dominican Republic (DR).    In fact, the country was first known as Santo Domingo (Spanish for St. Dominic) and the capitol city still bears that name. Since one of ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 9, 2004: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      O'Connor, Roc, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004)
      For all of you that love to tell stories about fishing, top this one in today's gospel: "Open the fish's mouth and you will find money to pay your taxes!" ||What does it mean? I haven't the foggiest idea. But it does seem ...
    • Reflection for Monday, August 9, 2010: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Rouse, Maryanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      Today is the Feast of St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, to her family, Edith Stein. Stein was born in 1891 to a German orthodox Jewish family. In her teen years, she left her Jewish roots and professed to be an atheist. ...