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    • Reflection for Sunday, August 28, 2005: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2005-08-28)
      PRE-PRAYERING | Being faithful to God is much more than keeping rules and doing the "holy" things. Being faithful to God has much to do with being faithful to whom God has given the name "Creature". We are invited by today's ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 28, 2011: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-08-28)
      PRE-PRAYERING || Being faithful to God is much more than keeping rules and doing the "holy" things. Being faithful to God has much to do with being faithful to whom God has given to us, the name "Creature". We are invited ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 29, 1999: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1999-08-29)
      If you wish to come after me, you must deny yourself, and take up your cross and follow me.||For if you wish to save your life, you will lose it.|If you lose your life for my sake, you will save it.|What would it profit ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 30, 2020: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020-08-30)
      |Our readings today offer some difficult challenges not only to the disciples but to us all.  We are asked to offer ourselves as "living sacrifice" and "deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me."  Sometimes I think ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 31, 2008: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-08-31)
      PRE-PRAYERING | |It has been brought to my attention that I write often about praying with something rather than praying for something. What is the difference?|I could pray for a successful phone call. I could pray as well ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, August 31, 2014: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert P. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-08-31)
      |Perhaps today should be called “Prophecy Sunday”. We start with Jeremiah. Prophecy was not a job he wanted. “You tricked me Lord” he tells God. And what did he get? Derision and reproach. Why? Well, the job of a prophet ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 1, 2002: 22nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-09-01)
      So as to prepare more receptively for the graces of the liturgy, we might picture a stage with no scenery. Two men are standing at opposite sides facing you. On the left is a trembling downcast grumbler. He looks up at ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, September 3, 2017: 22nd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Lenz, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-09-03)
      The readings for today are very powerful. There are accusations and even an argumentative tone about them. In Matthew's gospel reading I imagine myself in the shoes of one of the disciples. I see Peter take Jesus aside and ...