Twenty-Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time
September 20, 2020
Twenty-Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time
September 13, 2020
Twenty-Third Sunday of Ordinary Time
September 6, 2020
Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
August 30, 2020
Fr. Fleck on Catholic Radio
August 24, 2020
GENERAL PARISH INFO
LOCATION & MAPS
Saturday – 6:00pm
Sunday – 7:00, 8:00, 9:30, 11:00am
Our Address: 1101 Isaac Drive
Lincoln, Nebraska 68521
Parish Phone: (402) 476-8088
North American Martyrs Church and School are located in the Highlands Subdivision of northwest Lincoln, NE
GIFT is an important fundraising event Friday, October 16 for North American Martyrs Parish and School.
It is not too late to attend, even if classes have already begun.
Fr. Connor will offer a book study of Jesus and the Jewish roots of the Eucharist: Unlocking the Secrets of the Last Supper, by Brant Pitre. It will be offered Sunday, September 13th to November 1st (8 weeks) from 4-5:00 pm in the Multi-purpose Room with plenty of room for social distancing (and optional masks). You can get the book at Gloria Deo or online. Missing classes is permitted but it helps to read the book
The Martyrs Ladies Book Study Group that formerly met at Eisley Library is offering a study this Fall by phone tele conference. Please join us on Mondays from 1:00 pm—2:00 pm, September 14th through October 26th. We will be studying “Angels of God” by Mike Aquiline with supplementary material coming from Peter Kreeft’s book on Angels. The facilitators of this study are Nancy Mongeon and Joan Geardino.
The Wild Goose Series will be offered at Martyrs beginning Tuesday, September 22nd at 7:00 pm. The Wild Goose is a video series on the Holy Spirit presented by nationally known author and speaker, Fr. Dave Pivonka. With beautiful film-making and compelling teaching, you are invited into a more profound life-giving relationship with the Holy Spirit. Class facilitators are Fr. Connor and Anna Sullivan. No cost. No book. A study guide is available on FORMED. Class may be done at home individually, on zoom, or in person.
Seeking Truth Bible Study: We welcome people from all backgrounds to join us in studying God’s Word. If you’ve ever wanted to know more about the Bible, now is your chance. Please come and study scripture with us and tell a friend too. Patty Krings will be facilitating this year’s study of Romans and Ephesians beginning Wednesday, September 23rd, from 6-7:30 pm. (Same night and time as CCD). A book is available for $20, but is not required. There is also an online option.
Please call the Parish Office at 402-476-8088 ext. 5 for more information or to register for any of these classes.
The Mass Schedule has returned to normal: Saturday 6 pm; Sunday 7 am, 8 am, 9:30 am & 11 am. Weekdays 6:40 am & 8 am and Saturday at 9 am.
Martyrs Mass will be live streamed Monday—Friday at 6:40 am and at 6:00 pm on Saturdays on Facebook (group is North American Martyrs Church) and is posted on our website on Sundays. Television Masses are broadcast on Sundays on EWTN at 7:00 am and on KLKN 8 at 9:00 am.
Visit the Lincoln Diocese website at www.lincolndiocese.org/ for additional information and guidelines.
Confessions have returned to the normal schedule, but are offered in the Kateri Room on Saturday: 5:00—5:40 pm and after the 6:00 pm Mass until finished. Also 15 min. before each weekday Mass.
FORMED has been updated and is now available on almost any device. Diving into the beauty of the Faith has never been easier at home, on the go, or from any internet connected device. Discover over 4,000 books, audio talks, movies, documentaries and studies. There is something for every member of the family. Go to www.formed.org to sign up.
Scam: There have been multiple reports from parishes and from other diocese that a large number of priests are being impersonated by scammers trying to convince parishioners to send them gift cards. A good rule is to never email or text the numbers off of a gift card. Our priests and staff will never send an email or text requesting that you purchase gift cards.
…If you are new to our parish, we look forward to meeting you. Please call the Parish Office at 402-476-8088 for registration information.
…We ask that you to notify us if you are moving from the Parish or have a change of address or phone number.
…If you have not been active in the practice of the Catholic Faith, we encourage you to return. If you would like to speak with someone on staff, please do not hesitate to contact us. RCIA is designed specifically for you!
…If you are not Catholic, you can learn about the Catholic Faith in our RCIA Classes. Call the Parish Office for more information.
…If a previous marriage has kept you from receiving the Sacraments, we invite you to contact a priest.
…If you cannot come to Church because of an illness, please be sure that we are notified so that we might minister to you. We can also add you to our prayer list or the First Friday Communion list. If hospitalized, please tell the hospital staff that you are Catholic and the hospital chaplain will minister to you.
Fr. Brian Connor and Fr. Luke Fleck at 402-476-8088.
Father Brian Connor
Father Luke Fleck
Sister Janelle Buettner, M.S.