- Jan 22, 2020
After what has been a tumultuous and at times deadly 18 months for Catholic shepherds in the United States, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln issued a moving letter Friday saying he will take a temporary leave of absence to deal with mental health struggles.
A Catholic school in an Omaha suburb will station armed off-duty officers to protect students during school-day Masses.
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.
A battle is brewing over a bill seeking tax credits for Nebraska residents who donate to groups that award scholarships to private school students.
Former Democratic Sen. Bob Kerrey says he has decided not to address graduates and their families at a Jesuit college in Omaha because he doesn’t want his support for abortion rights to be a distraction.