- Feb 25, 2020
One couple is promoting devotion to the Holy Face of Jesus through home visits with the icon.
A Catholic school in an Omaha suburb will station armed off-duty officers to protect students during school-day Masses.
The sainthood cause of Father Edward J. Flanagan took a step forward July 22 with the presentation of the “positio” to the Vatican Congregation for Saints’ Causes, along with a letter of support from Omaha Archbishop George J. Lucas.
The Nebraska Attorney General’s Office is still waiting for Catholic officials to turn over sexual abuse records ordered in sweeping subpoenas about two months ago.
The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ domestic policy committee late March 19 expressed grief over the lives and livelihoods lost and threatened by the historic flooding in the Midwest and offered prayers for recovery.
When the Archdiocese of Omaha released a list of 38 clergy with substantiated claims of sexual abuse or sexual misconduct with a minor, Archbishop George J. Lucas acknowledged the report “with sorrow” and said he knew it would “cause a great deal of pain and anger.”