Tag Archives: Bp. Conley

How many Little Flowers does it take to make a bouquet?

Here’s something both Catholic and cute for a change.
In the Diocese of Lincoln, where it is still okay to be a faithful Catholic openly, there is a school where, on the Feast of St. Therese, the girls dress as the … Continue reading

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New bishop of Lincoln will maintain tradition

From Omaha.com
A new take on tradition for incoming Lincoln bishop
By Joe Duggan
LINCOLN — He’s got folk rockers Mumford & Sons and the Avett Brothers on his iPod.
He’s on Twitter and Facebook.
And he’s passionate about poetry, art and classical English … Continue reading

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Denver Catholic school doubled enrollment in one year by introducing classical curriculum

At CNA we find a helpful, hopeful story about a school in Colorado.
Here is a taste, but it is worth reading in full over there.
Classical education enlivens Denver Catholic school
By Carl Bunderson
Denver, Colo., Oct 16, 2012 / 03:03 am (CNA).- … Continue reading

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New Bishop of Lincoln, NE: Bp. Bruskewitz retires, and Benedict XVI appoints…

Some appointments of bishops seem more significant than others.  This one is noteworthy.
Lincoln, Neb., Sep 14, 2012 / 05:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the Diocese of Lincoln celebrates its 125th anniversary, Bishop James D. Conley has been named the region’s … Continue reading

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Bp. Conley on “atheocracy” and growing hostility to religion

From CNA:
Dallas, Texas, Nov 8, 2011 / 06:11 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Increasing hostility to religion and growing restrictions on religious expression are “the biggest challenge the pro-life movement faces,” Bishop James D. Conley told a benefit for a Dallas pro-life … Continue reading

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Bp. Conley on transcendence in the liturgy and the new, corrected translation

An alert reader sent me the following.  This is a talk given last month by H.E. Most Rev. James D. Conley, Auxiliary Bishop in Denver to the Midwest Theological Forum.
If I am not mistaken, Bp. Conley was one of the … Continue reading

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