"We are humbled and overjoyed by Archbishop Lucas' acceptance of our petition to examine the heroic virtue and sanctity of Father Flanagan." Steven Wolf, president of the Father Flanagan League Society of Devotion.
This is the official news release from the Father Flanagan League shared with us by Sharon Nelsen, who has been privileged to be a part of the effort to promote the cause of Father Flanagan, Servant of God. According to this release sent by Steven Wolf, "The mission and purpose of the Father Flanagan League is to is to educate and inform all people of the heroic virtue and sanctity of Father Flanagan's life and his mission as mentor and protector of youth, and spread devotion of his example throughout the world." And the work continues: "We must remain involved and working closely with the Church every step of the way and ultimately it is our responsibility to meet the financial needs of the effort to ensure the administrative and logistical aspects of this process remain in full operation for the duration." (FFLSD).
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