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    • Reflection for Thursday, August 25, 2016: 21st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Scholer, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-08-25)
      When I was young and first heard today's Gospel reading, I envisioned a watchman posted in a lookout tower, ready to sound the alarm and let everyone know that he sees Jesus coming down the road, and everyone should get ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 26, 2004: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Rodriguez, Luis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2004-08-26)
      When we read this gospel passage, we may feel like starting to take some steps to be ready for that most important and definitive encounter with the Lord. The problem is that we do not know when that encounter will take ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 26, 2010: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-08-26)
      You do not know on which day your Lord will come. We don't know the day or the hour. We have to be prepared and be vigilant. Stay awake!|| My dad died a few weeks ago, unexpectedly. He had been sort of sick, but was being ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 27, 2020: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020-08-27)
      |Stay awake! Be prepared. Who could have anticipated these times? But I'm trying to prepare anyway. As I'm writing this, school starts next week. As you're reading it, theoretically, school started last week. (We write ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 28 2014: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      McMahon, Cindy Murphy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-08-28)
      |Two verses in the first two readings jump out at me. The first, “God is faithful,” (1 Cor. 1: 9) and the second, “His greatness is unsearchable (Ps. 145: 3). I take great comfort in both sentiments, especially as preparation ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 28, 2008: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Fortina, Deb (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-08-28)
      1 Corinthians 1: 1-9 "...I give thanks to my God always on your account for the grace of God bestowed on you in Christ Jesus..."|| Psalm 145: 2-3, 4-5, 6-7 "...They speak of the splendor of your glorious majesty and tell ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 29, 2002: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-08-29)
      St. John the Baptist|A royal birthday party, a resentful and scheming wife, a dancing girl, a wine-addled king, a murder resulting in a bloody head served up on a platter-what does all this have to with the Good News of ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 30, 2012: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dickel, Tim (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-08-30)
      In today's readings, Paul gives thanks for God's gift of the revelation of Jesus and the faith that will sustain us until the end. The Responsorial encourages us to faithfully give praise to the Lord each day. And, Matthew ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 30, 2018: 21st Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-08-30)
      "Stay awake for you do not know on which day your Lord will come"|Matthew|In my dream, the doorbell rang and I answered it wearing my standard summer attire: jean shorts, a Creighton t-shirt and sandals. I wasn't expecting ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 31, 2000: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Meeks, Carolyn Comeaux (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-08-31)
      Transitions are happening all around me in my household and my world right now. Little ones are off to school, older ones are off to college, I am soon off to a new job in a new environment, the campus here at Creighton ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, August 31, 2006: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dickel, Tim (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-08-31)
      In today's readings, Paul gives thanks for God's gift of the revelation of Jesus and the faith that will sustain us until the end. The Responsorial encourages us to faithfully give praise to the Lord each day. And, Matthew ...