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Post date: 05/17/2017
Still no word. Last year about this time, the absence of invitations to speak at a commencement – college, high school, elementary, even a grandson’s beginnergarten – was the topic for this column. As noted, things haven’t changed in 2017. No calls, no emails, no texts, no letters, no telegrams (do they still send telegrams?). Apparently my...
Post date: 05/17/2017
In Nebraska, at least 900 individuals are sold for sex multiple times each month. Just last fall, 41 Nebraskans were arrested during a human trafficking sting. Many of us, busy with work, school, soccer games, church activities, are unaware of this horrifying reality happening in our backyard. From Scottsbluff to Omaha, at truck stops, motels and...
Post date: 05/17/2017
In late April, I was flying to St. Louis to attend the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) annual convention. I was seated between two children, a fourth-grade girl and a third-grade boy. I assumed they were brother and sister, but quickly discovered they had just met and were self-proclaimed "unaccompanied minors." They were cheerful...
Post date: 05/17/2017
If you can find it in your attic, open your old, pre-Vatican II missal, and look at the Sundays between Easter and Pentecost, which are titled "Sundays after Easter." Now look at a contemporary missal, or your current issue of "Magnificat," and note the difference: those Sundays are now styled "Sundays of Easter. "Three letters were lost in the...

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