Beatification of Fr. Stanley Rother - Pilgrimage
The Diocese of Lincoln will be sponsoring a pilgrimage to the beatification of Fr. Stanley Rother. Cost will be $170 double occupancy, and include round trip commercial bus transportation, hotel and visit to the home parish of Fr. Rother. Meals are not included in the price. Fr. Matthew Eickhoff will lead the pilgrimage, which will begin at 8 a.m. on Friday, September 22, and return to Lincoln by 11 p.m. on Saturday, September 23.
Father Stanley Francis Rother was a priest for what was then the Diocese of Oklahoma City and Tulsa, he served in the diocese’s mission in Guatemala for 13 years. Though Fr. Rother’s name appeared on death lists, he was determined to give his life completely to his people, stating that “the shepherd cannot run.” Eventually, three men entered his rectory around 1 a.m., fought with Fr. Rother and then executed him.
Click here to register, or call 402-473-0631 for more information.
Day of Equipping
This one-day training, presented by Bart Schuchts, is designed to equip and prepare God’s people to do the works Jesus did throughout His ministry on earth. During this special day of training you will learn the foundations of abiding in Christ, hearing His voice, and becoming empowered to pray for others as Jesus did. If you desire the Holy Spirit operating in your life as described in John 14:12 and Ephesians 4,this training is for you.
To register, go to https://lincolndiocese.regfox.com/day-of-equipping.