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    • Reflection for Tuesday November 13, 2018: 32nd Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Hopp, Larry (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-11-13)
      Today we honor Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini.  In reviewing her storied life, we find a young girl from a large family living in Italy.  She experienced a rather ordinary childhood, but was touched by many "extra ordinary" ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 10, 1998: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Horn, John (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1998-11-10)
      Luke 17:7-10 "When you have done all you have been commanded to do, say, 'We are useless servants. We have done no more than our duty.'"||Out of context, these words from St. Luke can seem harsh. Placed in the proper ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 10, 2020: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Scholer, Steve (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020-11-10)
      |How many times at work have we gone the extra mile, covered for someone while they ran a not-so-important errand, or stayed late to finish the urgent but not really necessary request from the boss, and then not been thanked ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 11, 2008: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kokensparger, Brian (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2008-11-11)
      I read the first reading through a couple of times in a prayerful state, quietly waiting for some kind of idea to come to me. It spoke of the responsibility of the older folks to teach the younger ones how to live. It all ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 11, 2014: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-11-11)
      |This reflection is really about and for elders….for people like myself.  But younger people need to reflect on it too.  I must say that the readings in Titus today were certainly culturally and historically situated in a ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 12, 2002: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kalb, Howie, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2002-11-12)
      In his Spiritual Exercises, St. Ignatius encourages the retreatant to always strive for the "magis" in following Christ. In our Scripture passages today we are given two reasons why striving for this "greater service" is ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 13, 2012: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Jorgensen, Diane (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-11-13)
      |Today's first reading seems to be answering the questions: "What does a Christian look like?" "How does a Christian act?" "How does one recognize a follower of Christ?" Whether young or old, female or male, we hear a ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Gabuzda, Richard, Rev. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2000-11-14)
      Past, Present or Future?|One of the most amazing features of our wonderful lives as human beings is the fact that we are bound by, moved by, and immersed in "time." We can think about what happened yesterday, imagine what ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 14, 2006: 32nd week in Ordinary Time. 

      Heaney, Robert (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2006-11-14)
      Often the Gospel readings each day are consoling _ Jesus healing cripples, reaching out to sinners, or welcoming children and outcasts. Today's reading, by contrast, is distinctly challenging.|In the way our world operates, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, November 8, 2016: 32nd Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Tucci, Candice, O.S.F. (University Ministry, Creighton University.Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-11-08)
      God is Good! God's Word always seems to challenge a bit of, shall I say, conscience formation!|When I read and reflected on these readings for today, another passage from Scripture came to mind from 1 Cor. 12…I began to ...