God with us

Bishop Michael Olson celebrates a Confirmation Mass at St. Peter the Apostle Parish in Fort Worth July 7, 2019. (NTC/Juan Guajardo)

One of the biggest fears of those who follow Jesus is the fear that this might not be true, that we might be wasting our time, that we might be setting ourselves up for disappointment or failure.

The death of infants, the death of conscience

On January 22, 2019, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law a statute that legalized abortion for the entire 40 weeks of a woman’s pregnancy, including up to the moment of a full-term delivery, based upon broad and vague criteria in determining a woman’s health.  

Encuentro's lessons are for everyone

Our diocese recently hosted more than 3,000 Catholics from across the U.S. at the Fifth National Encuentro of Hispanic/Latino Ministry in Grapevine from Sept. 20-23. We caught up with Bishop Michael Olson to get his thoughts on the four-year process which aims to develop pastoral recommendations to better serve the growing Hispanic Catholic population in the U.S., train and form more Hispanic ministry leaders, and better utilize the gifts of the Latino community.