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    • Reflection for Sunday, September 10, 2017: 23rd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      Why are some people so joyful?  And why is it so important that we go to church to express our joy?  The Psalm today calls us to "sing joyfully to the Lord."  And at the same time, it warns us against hardening our hearts ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 4, 2005: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005)
      PRE-PRAYERING | Are we our brothers' or sisters' keepers? The theme of the readings for our liturgy seems to be, not fault-finding, but fault-finder Sunday. We are invited to consider our responsibilities to others in the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 4, 2011: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      PRE-PRAYERING || Many things are more easily said than done. "Don't sweat the small stuff." "Everything is small stuff." "The main thing is to keep the main thing, the main thing." These are quick-and-easy things to say, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 5, 1999: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999)
      "Brothers and sisters, owe nothing to anyone, except to love one another; for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law." Paul writes this opening line of this Sunday's second reading holding back nothing with the ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 6, 2020: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |The Measure of Love|Perhaps we can best appreciate today's gospel passage by recalling that it is immediately preceded by the parable of the lost sheep.  In that passage, the shepherd leaves the ninety-nine sheep and goes ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 7, 2008: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      PRE-PRAYERING || A young priest here on campus shared with me recently the love of God that surrounded him while attending an organ recital in our local cathedral. He described the vibrations, the power, the sweetness and ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 7, 2014: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      |Throughout the world these days, we have experienced the horrors of violence and war and tremendous inhumanity. Some of us who are reading this reflection may be in the midst of this terrible violence. Others of us just ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 8, 2002: 23rd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002)
      In order to receive more responsively the grace of God's Word and the Eucharist; we might imagine Jesus sitting down surrounded by his disciples.||They have been talking among themselves about such things as who should be ...