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April 2015

WHITNEY-Mary Louise (Hackenholz)

WHITNEY-Mary Louise (Hackenholz), 96. Memorial Mass April 20 at Holy Ghost Church. Private interment. Preceded in death by husband, Henry Sr; daughter, Judith Kurtz; grandson, Steven Whitney; parents, Paul and Mabel Hackenholz; brother, William Hackenholz. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Henry Jr.

Unleavened bread

Seventh-grade teacher Shelisa Mabeus at St. Stephen the Martyr School in Omaha, wearing an apron at right, helps several of her 29 students April 2 make unleavened bread and learn more about the Jewish Passover Seder meal and service.

Sacrament of Marriage 2015

 Marriage – a sacrament instituted by Christ – mirrors Jesus’ faithful, sacrificial love, and gives couples the grace to live that love.

 To learn more about the sacrament of marriage and the graces that flow from this blessing, turn to these stories in the Catholic Voice:

Natasha Brown relaxes on her front porch April 10 with her Chihuahua, Beaubaci. Brown lives in a house built by Gesu Housing Inc. in north Omaha and now serves on the organization’s board of directors. Photo by Susan Szalewski/Staff.

Gesu Housing helps rebuild north Omaha

Gesu Housing Inc., founded by Jesuit Brother Mike Wilmot, for 13 years has been transforming a north Omaha neighborhood by eliminating vacant lots and blighted houses and replacing them with new ones made affordable for the working poor.

Father Daniel Andrews, pastor of Sacred Heart Parish in Norfolk, unveils the new crucifix at St. Mary Church as part of the Good Friday liturgy April 3.

Parish celebrates church renovations

New lighting, sound system, carpeting and tile are part of $1.4 million in renovations to St. Mary Church in Norfolk – changes celebrated this Easter when the congregation returned to the worship space after five months away.


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