Look to future with hope

The Bishop Walking

Bishop Michael Olson was interviewed recently by Fr. Robert McTeigue, SJ, on the radio program “The Catholic Current.” Below, we have excerpted some highlights about the coming year (and beyond) from their wide-ranging conversation.

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.