Our Priests

Meet Father John Norman

Fr. John Norman, Pastor, grew up in Papillion, Nebraska as a member of St. Columbkille Parish. He is the second oldest child of Joseph and Joan Norman. He has an older brother, Dan, and two younger sisters, Chris and Kay. He attended St. Columbkille Catholic School through eighth grade and graduated from Papillion La Vista High School in 2005. Joining St. John Vianney College Seminary at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN after high school, he received a BA degree in Philosophy and Catholic Studies in 2009. He went to the Pontifical North American College in Rome, Italy for graduate studies. He was ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of Omaha in June 2013.

Pastoral Assignments · Associate Pastor, Mary Our Queen, Omaha (Summer 2013) · Further Graduate Studies for the 2013-2014 School Year · Associate Pastor, Christ the King, Omaha (2014-2016) · Associate Pastor, St. Patrick, Elkhorn (2016-2017) · Pastor, St. Peter de Alcantara, Ewing * St. Theresa, Clearwater * St. John the Baptist, Deloit (2017-2019) · Pastor, Catholic Parishes in Partnership: St. Bonaventure, Raeville * St. Boniface, Elgin * St. John the Baptist, Deloit * St. John the Baptist, Petersburg * St. Peter de Alcantara, Ewing * St. Theresa, Clearwater * President, Pope John Central Catholic (2019-present)

Meet Father Kevin Vogel

Fr. Kevin Vogel, Associate Pastor, grew up on a farm near Howells, Nebraska as a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Parish. He is the second oldest child of Kenneth and Carol Vogel. He has an older sister, Therese, and three younger siblings, Rita, Rachel and Adam. He attended Howells Community Catholic Schools, Howells High School, and the University of Nebraska at Kearney where and received a BS degree in Physics. He attended seminary at Conception Seminary College in Conception, Missouri, and at Kenrick-Glennon Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. He was ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of Omaha in June 2011.

Pastoral Assignments · Associate Pastor, St. Columbkille, Papillion (2011-2016) · Pastor, St. Boniface, Elgin * St. Bonaventure, Raeville * President, Pope John Central Catholic (2016-2019) · Associate Pastor, Catholic Parishes in Partnership: St. Bonaventure, Raeville * St. Boniface, Elgin * St. John the Baptist, Deloit * St. John the Baptist, Petersburg * St. Peter de Alcantara, Ewing * St. Theresa, Clearwater (2019-present)