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    • Reflection for Thursday, August 18, 2016: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hanna, Fred (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      In my profession we are constantly correcting mistakes, changing things for the better, repeating and repeating until the section is close to perfect. Several years ago I found myself in a position of never appreciating ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 19, 2004: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Bucko, Ray, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004)
      In New Jersey, one of the most fun things for children to do (at least in my era before the advent of gameboy and dvd) was to write "WASH ME" on particular dirty cars and trucks. This was always done with one's fingers on ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 19, 2010: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      Thus the nations shall know that I am the LORD, says the Lord GOD, ||when in their sight I prove my holiness through you. ...| I will give you a new heart and place a new spirit within you ...| you shall be my people, and ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 20, 2020: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Mausbach, Ann (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      "The road to hell is paved with good intentions."|―St. Bernard I thought it was appropriate to open today's reflection with this quote attributed to St. Bernard since today is his memorial, but also because it really ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 21, 2008: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Howard, Joan Blandin (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      It appears that guests who were invited by the king did not accept the invitation to his son's wedding feast. They "refused to come." In the subsequent group of apparently replacement quests, "...some ignored the invitation ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 21, 2014: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      |Two themes emerge in my mind from the readings today: 1. God’s promise and invitation to us and 2. the attitude of our response. God speaks through Ezekiel of his promise to cleanse, restore and renew us. While we may ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 23, 2012: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012)
      |The passage in the lessons today that I focus on in this reflection is in the Psalm reading: "Give me back the joy of your salvation and a willing spirit sustain in me." I am convinced that God calls us to repentance for ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 23, 2018: 20th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Kalkowski, Julie (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      Today's readings are amazing so if you have time, please go back and sit with them as they are so rich.  Although they offered me a number of directions, it was the King who kept capturing my attention.|In today's Gospel ...