Welcome to St. Thomas More Parish

It is a joy to welcome you to the St. Thomas More Catholic Church website, a wonderful informational tool of great benefit to all of us.
St. Thomas More is a very orthodox and vibrant Catholic parish located on the south edge of Midtown Omaha at 48th and Grover
Streets.

Steeped in the rich 2000 year tradition of the Catholic Church, for more than 50 years Omaha Catholics have found a nurturing faith home at St. Thomas More.  Thank you for finding us online and a special welcome to young adults searching for a faith home.

To all of you, whoever you are and from wherever you come, welcome to St. Thomas More.  We invite you to join us on the joyous adventure of fidelity.

Sincerely in Christ,
Rev. Ryan P. Lewis, JCL, STL
Pastor

2016-17 Religious Education Classes

STM Religious Education classes begin on September 7th.  They will be held on Wednesday evenings this year from 6:30 to 7:30pm.  Religious Education will also include Kindergarteners this year.  The registration form and class schedule is listed below.  If you have any questions contact Theresa Gunia at 402-990-2957.  Registrations and payment can be turned in at the Parish Office.

2016-17 Registration          2016-17 Class Schedule

 

STM Golf Outing

The STM Golf Outing will be August 13th at Elmwood Golf Course.  Check in begins between 7:00-7:30am.  Shotgun start begins at 8:00am.  All levels of golfers are welcome.  Lunch, raffles, and good times to follow at St. Thomas More Social Hall upon completion of your round.  Cost is $75 for 18 holes per person with cart.  Lunch only is $20 per person.  Sign up now!!

       Golf Outing Registration                    Hole Sponsorship

Mass Times

Sunday Mass
Saturday (vigil):  5:00 pm
Sunday:  7:30 am, 9:30 am & 11:30 am

Daily Mass
Monday-Friday:  7:00 am
Tuesday & Friday:  8:15 am (when school is in session - check the bulletin)
Wednesday:  10:30 am @ Golden Living Center (5505 Grover St.)
Saturday:  8:30 am

Holy Days and Holidays
(check the bulletin)

News from the Vatican

WYD volunteers keep busy ahead of Pope's arrival to Krakow

(Vatican Radio) Volunteers are keeping busy as the 31st World Youth Day gets underway in Poland.

Vatican Radio’s very own Lydia O’Kane is in Krakow, and shares with us her perspective of the atmosphere on the ground.

Read More

French president calls Pope after priest is killed

(Vatican Radio) French president Francois Hollande telephoned Pope Francis on Tuesday following the death of the elderly priest Fr. Jacques Hamel, 84, who was killed when two Islamic assailants entered his Church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray as he was celebrating Mass.

Hollande said “that when a priest is attacked, all of France is wounded,” according to a statement. He assured the Pope that everything would be done to protect Churches and places of worship.

Read More

Pope Francis sends video message to the young people of Brownsville

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has released a video message to the young people of the US Diocese of Brownsville.

The Diocese of Brownsville lies on the Mexican border and is considered one of the most impoverished areas of the United States. The gathering of young people was organized to coincide with World Youth Day, which is taking place in Krakow, Poland and to mark the Feast of Saint Anne, the patron of the Parish where the event is taking place.  

Read More