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School News 2015-2016

Columban Martyrs Memorial Garden

Columban Martyr Mem Garden2The Missionary Society of St. Columban invited Archbishop George Lucas to preside over the Mass and dedication of the Columban Martyrs Memorial Garden May 26th.Columban Martyr Mem Garden3 Two of St. Mary's students, served as altar servers for the Mass and fourteen of our students participated in the choir for the special event. The Memorial Garden memorializes the legacy of 24 Columban missionaries who gave their lives for our faith. This special place of reflection honors their sacrifice. The garden is located on the grounds at the Columban House in Bellevue at 1902 Calhoun Street. You are more than welcome to come visit the Garden and the Columban Fathers to learn more about the martyrs and the Columban mission.

Alumni Volunteer at Columban Martyrs Memorial Garden Dedication

Columban Martyr Mem Garden5More than 250 people attended the Columban Martyrs Memorial Garden dedication and Mass on May 26th. Some St. Mary's alumni volunteered in the all day affair. They were a big help with the guests. They acted as guides and the guests who attended the event really enjoyed visiting with them and finding out what church they were from.

St Mary's Information

St. Mary's Catholic School is a Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth Grade School of the Archdiocese of Omaha. Our mission is to provide a Catholic education that nurtures students' hearts and minds to become servant leaders in an ever-changing world.

Our philosophy of education is to offer a five-day program to assist families in teaching those truths, skills, and ideals, which are necessary for Christian living. We believe that education must develop the faculties and abilities of the whole child: spiritually, intellectually, physically, and emotionally. To help achieve this, our faculty and staff are an integral part of the formation of Christian community and dedicate themselves to the task of developing Christian citizens.

 

 


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