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    • Reflection for Friday, August 19, 2016: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016)
      The Greatest Commandments|Like a crowd betting on the next race, they circled Jesus to put him to the test. Lawyers, teachers, and priests, they would snare the carpenter's son. They were educated and respected. Jesus ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 20, 2004: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schlegel, John, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004)
      Our new students arrive this weekend. They come from across the nation and across the globe. They come with all the joy and fear, with all the enthusiasm and anticipation, requisite with the beginning of a great adventure. ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 20, 2010: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010)
      Ezekiel's vision of the dry bones has captured imaginations for nearly three millennia. On its surface it seems a fantastic vision, but as with so many Old Testament stories, it is a mistake to focus too closely on the ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 21, 2020: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kestermeier, Chas, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |I think that the meaning of the parable is clear in saying that the justice of God is a generosity which goes beyond what is just and especially surpasses our little ideas of what justice is or should be --- and that is ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 22, 2008: Queenship of Mary (20th week in Ordinary Time) 

      Schlegel, John, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008)
      Our New Year's celebration, that season of resolutions and renewal, is four months away; yet that theme seems appropriate on this August day. Our fields and gardens are yielding the fresh produce of a renewed growing ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 22, 2014: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kestermeier, Chas, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014)
      |If we pay attention to Ezekiel's text concerning the dry bones we can see that it is a figure Ezekiel aims at Israel and its infidelity to the Lord and his law, but we can also see that it fits our pagan modern society ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 23, 2002: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kline, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002)
      I will put my spirit in you that you may live . . . -- Ezekiel 37:14||I've had reason lately to feel as if I am standing in a dark scary valley full of dry bones. Misunderstandings, threats and betrayal by those I thought ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 25, 2000: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Pedersen, Cathy Weiss (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000)
      "See! I will bring spirit into you, that you may come to life." (Ez. 37: 11)|Last week I attended the funeral of a young man who died in a tragic accident. The man's wife and children, as well as his mother, brothers and ...
    • Reflection for Friday, August 25, 2006: 20th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006)
      The Greatest Commandments|Like a crowd betting on the next race, they circled Jesus to put him to the test. Lawyers, teachers, and priests, they would snare the carpenter's son. They were educated and respected. Jesus ...