As St. Vincent de Paul School begins its 25th year providing a Catholic education, people familiar with the west Omaha school can look back on many blessings, including dedicated teachers and staff, supportive parents and parishioners, and hardworking students.
You are here
Asked by his mother if he wants the purple marker, John Paul Hauser touches a piece of paper with a thumbs-down image, indicating "no." But asked if he wants to play with the toy on his kitchen table, he touches a thumbs-up image, meaning "yes."
About 1,100 people helped raise more than $450,000 for scholarships to Catholic school students in low-income families Sept. 21 at the 40th annual Archbishop’s Dinner for Education in La Vista.
Grief and healing will come together Nov. 4 at a special Catholic Cemeteries’ committal and interment service for cremated remains at St. Mary Magdalene Cemetery in Omaha.
Phil Tamisiea, a member of St. John the Baptist Parish in Fort Calhoun, prays the rosary Oct. 1 at the Life Chain event in Blair. Tamisiea joined fellow parishioners, members of St. Francis Borgia Parish in Blair and members of other denominations at the annual public witness for the unborn.
A pro-life blogger, radio host and retreat leader from Omaha and a Nebraska Catholic Conference (NCC) retiree from Ashland each received the Gospel of Life Award at the annual Bishops’ Pro-Life Banquet in Lincoln Sept. 29.
Sandra came, as did Manuela, Maria, Jairo, Jose and Juan.
Maria Mwita – a basketball player and artist who is active in speech and theater – was looking for something more than what she experienced at the public high school she was attending.
A primary purpose for parishes is forming disciples who joyfully live out the mission of Jesus Christ.