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    • Reflection for Sunday, August 21, 2005: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-08-21)
      PRE-PRAYERING|We might call this, "Power Sunday". There is a theme of handing over "keys" which open and shut. We are praying to have handed over to us the power of the Eucharist which gives us the power to be open to all ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 21, 2011: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-08-21)
      PRE-PRAYERING||There is the old saying about the squeaky wheel getting the oil. This would indicate that anybody who complains loud enough will get the attention. Little children in church seem to know this very well; they ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 22, 1999: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-08-22)
      He asked his disciples, "Who do people say that the Son of Man is?" ... "But who do you say that I am?" ... "I will give you the keys to the kingdom of heaven."||Who do you say I am? As we are asked this question today, ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 23, 2020: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hoover, Amy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020-08-23)
      |After much procrastination, I sat down to pray with today's readings and then write this reflection.  I wasn't resistant, so to speak, but distracted with life things, and it was past the deadline for submission.  I invite ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 24, 2014: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-08-24)
      |When we hear Jesus say to Simon bar Jonah, “I will give you the keys to the kingdom of heaven,” we have no trouble understanding the symbolism of passing on keys. Scholars rightly refer us to Isa 22:15-25, where the giving ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 25, 2002: 21st week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-08-25)
      For a more prayerful celebration of the Eucharistic liturgy and reception of the Word, we might picture in our memories a time of passage. Maybe it was the time you received the keys to your first house or apartment. Perhaps ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 27, 2017: 21st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Ryan, Steve, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-08-27)
      Quite a supporting cast Christ picked for his ministry, those apostles.|There were days when Jesus had to wonder.|Like when James and John, the sons of Zebedee request the places of honor at his sides when the moment of ...