At 6:30 each Tuesday morning, a group of teenage guys gathers in a small chapel for the Liturgy of the Hours. They attend a Catholic school, but no one compels them to show up before class (and often before sunrise) to recite the Church's ancient prayers.
On June 8, 2019, thousands gathered in downtown Omaha to celebrate unity on the feast of Pentecost. Ordinary Catholics from across the archdiocese shared their unique witness stories on stage, and Archbishop George J. Lucas led attendees in praying for a new outpouring of the Holy Spirit.
Archbishop Lucas celebrated the annual Blue Mass on Oct. 1, 2019 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church and imparted a special blessing on all the men and women who serve our community as first responders.
Mike Huber had been to Bible studies before, but he wanted something different. Less group discussion and personal sharing. More of a classroom atmosphere, led by a knowledgeable teacher who… Read More
The Catholic Schools Office on July 2 issued its plan for reopening Catholic schools throughout the Omaha archdiocese next month. The plan prioritizes full-time, in-person attendance, but allows for other options, now… Read More
Through 26 years of marriage, raising a family, enduring job losses and relocating from Chicago to Omaha, Eusebia Bustamante and her husband Celestino Bustamante always had a dream. That dream was… Read More
THE SHEPHERD'S VOICE
The Shepherd's Voice is the podcast and column of Most Rev. George J. Lucas, Archbishop of Omaha since 2009.