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    • Reflection for Sunday, July 3, 2012: 14th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      PRE-PRAYERING||I read the other day that ninety thousand birds crash into office windows in New York City every year, because they sense that their reflection is reality. As an encouragement to honesty we are often urged ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, July 5, 2009: 14th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2009)
      PREPRAYING || When we entered the grace-life through Baptism, we were anointed also into Christ's manner of living as a prophet. This means more than being able to predict the future of course; it means living as humans ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, July 5, 2015: 14th week in Ordinary Time.. 

      Hauser, Dick, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015)
      Suffering is part of the human condition. Suffering is a key experience of Paul's life.|In today's reading three times Paul asks the Lord Jesus to remove a particularly bothersome suffering – a "thorn in the flesh." The ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, July 6, 2003: 14th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003)
      So as to be more available to the graces of these readings, imagine Jesus sitting in the Village Square of his hometown of Nazareth. He has just finished teaching in the synagogue and his disciples are visiting with his ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, July 8, 2012: 14th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012)
      A PONDERING||Intimacy is truly intimacy when fruitfulness of some kind is intended and desired.|An intimate conversation is more than the exchange of good ideas and then a separation as if two billiard balls bumped into ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, July 8, 2018: 14th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Scholer, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      How many times have we paid a stranger or casual acquaintance a glowing compliment, even though we rarely compliment our spouse? How often have we praised someone's son or daughter for their achievements, but neglected to ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, July 9, 2006: 14th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      PRE-PRAYERING | The Eucharistic liturgy is somewhat of a "stop-and-go" event. We prepare for the next celebration by living what we have stopped to receive at the last one. If we have really stopped, and sincerely received ...