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    • Reflection for Monday September 23, 2019: 25th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |"No one who lights a lamp conceals it … so those who enter may see the light."|In our parish, infant baptisms take place during Sunday Mass.  Last Sunday tiny Eloise, and her parents and Godparents gathered by the font ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 19, 2005: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Pedersen, Cathy Weiss (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005)
      "Though they go forth weeping, . . . They shall come back rejoicing, carrying their sheaves."|For the past few weeks, we have watched and read about the disasters of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath that struck the US ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 19, 2011: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Naatz, Susan (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011)
      It was the first day in my Introduction to Counseling class and I sat nervously wondering if I was making the right choice for my field of study. The professor looked at us and said, "Why do you want to be counselors?" ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 20, 1999: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Haddad, Amy Marie (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999)
      There is a program on educational television called "Antiques Roadshow" on which average people from around the country are encouraged to bring collectibles, antiques, and family treasures to a variety of expert appraisers ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 20, 2021: 25th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Rodriguez, Luis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2021)
      |There are two opposite extremes on the spectrum of human attitudes regarding the seeking of publicity. At one end are those, who crave the lime light: the show-offs. At the other end are those, who crave anonymity: the ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 22, 2003: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Schuler, Jeanne (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2003)
      As if We Were Dreaming Millions of people throughout the world leave home to find work. They cross borders to live in crowded apartments in a land of strangers. They slaughter cows, repair roofs, tend children, harvest ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 23, 2013: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013)
      Some gospel passages are so familiar that it can be hard to hear their actual meaning and challenge. This is one such. First, when we attend to the context, we note that Jesus was not talking to individuals, but to the ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 24, 2001: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gaston, Maria Teresa (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001)
      In today's first reading from Ezra, we hear about the Persian ruler, Cyrus, inviting the Hebrew faithful to return to the homeland, to rebuild a dwelling place for God. They had grown comfortable in Babylon and returning ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 24, 2007: 25th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007)
      "For there is nothing hidden that will not become visible, and nothing secret that will not be known and come to light."||As a young newspaper reporter long before the era of Google and Facebook, I had almost daily reminders ...
    • Reflection for Monday, September 25, 2017: 25th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Grassmeyer, Kimberly (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      As I write this reflection, several weeks prior to its publication, I am still reeling along with many others in the country at the mass of destruction left in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. So many lost so much, ...