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    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 11, 2004: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kline, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004)
      It is said that one of Ezekiel's tasks was to prepare the people of Israel, held captive in Babylon, for the final destruction of Jerusalem. We are taught that this destruction paved the way for the Lord's beautiful new ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 11, 2010: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      Old Testament lessons frequently talk about God's wrath and judgment. I am often confronted by fellow Christians who come from non-denominational sects who seem highly preoccupied by these texts. They argue that God's wrath ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 12, 2020: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fussell, Ronald (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      This reflection will be coming soon. Until then, here is a reflection by Maureen McCann Waldron on these readings in 2000.|"If your brother should commit some wrong against you...."|"Mom!  Do you know what Jack did to ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 13, 2008: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      It was a warm afternoon the last week in July, and I was sitting in the kitchen of my Amish friend, Mary. She was ironing with a gas powered steam iron while her bread dough sat rising on the counter. We were talking about ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 13, 2014: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      |Our readings today challenge us about the concept of judgment – both God’s judgment of us and our judgment of others. In the first reading from Ezekiel, we see that God directs that those persons who are worthy (i.e., ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 14, 2002: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Super, Richard (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002)
      A Nazi concentration camp in Poland. It only functioned for five years during World War II, yet, more than a half century later, its very name conjures up images that horrify the eye, tear at the heart, and bewilder the ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 16, 2000: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen McCann (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      "If your brother should commit some wrong against you...."||"Mom! Do you know what Jack did to me?!" When my kids were younger they knew exactly what to do when a wrong had been committed against them. There is something ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, August 16, 2006: 19th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      The readings for today lead me to think about the themes of faith, trust, and power of prayer. I will address these themes by sharing some personal discoveries.||The first reading reminds us of the need for faith in being ...