WICHITA FALLS — Recognizing that every person has dignity that comes from God, treating each person with dignity, and then building a community of individuals who live by these concepts are the keys to helping our country be healed from racism, according to four speakers at Midwestern State University’s Catholic Campus Center in Wichita Falls.
ARLINGTON, Va. (CNS) — It began, as many good things do, with a trip to Michaels.
CNA Staff (CNA) - When Hurricane Alex roared through the Mexican state of Nuevo Leon in 2010, the wind tore a metal sculpture of Our Lady of Guadalupe from its base in the city of Monterrey, and flung the statue into the Santa Catarina River.
RHINELAND — Laura Myers is working diligently every day to compile a 125th anniversary history book — full of significant details and photographs — about her beloved parish, St. Joseph Church in Rhineland.
BRECKENRIDGE — Nearly 50 years before Saint Pope Paul VI established the Diocese of Fort Worth in 1969, Masses were being celebrated in the oil-boom town of Breckenridge, 100 miles west of Cowtown.
WASHINGTON (CNS) — During the two days of questions from members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett made a clear distinction between policy preferences and legal precedents.
This year seems to be one crisis on top of another, and it seems like each week brings another to the forefront.
El Padre Balaji Boyalla, SAC, va a celebrar un momento muy importante en su vida: su primera oportunidad de votar en una elección presidencial de los Estados Unidos.
En enero tuve la oportunidad de viajar a Roma con los otros obispos de Texas, Oklahoma y Arkansas para nuestra visita Ad Limina, durante la cual fuimos a orar a las tumbas de los apóstoles y mártires.
En mi último artículo exhorté a cada uno de nosotros a comenzar a orar por la recta formación de nuestra conciencia en el desempeño de una de nuestras responsabilidades de ciudadanía fiel, es decir, votar.
FORT WORTH — “Sister Mary Brian provided students with a listening ear and a warm, open-door policy when we had concerns.
Rome Newsroom (CNA) - Ahead of Carlo Acutis’ beatification this week, people who knew the young computer programmer shared their memories of his love for the poor.
Harrison Butker's impact on the football field is tremendous. As the kicker for the Kansas City Chiefs, he was a vital component to the team's victory in Super Bowl LIV.
In my last article I encouraged each of us to begin with prayer for the right formation of our consciences in discharging one of our responsibilities of faithful citizenship, that is, voting.
FORT WORTH — Father Balaji Boyalla, SAC, has an important milestone coming up — his first opportunity to vote in a United States presidential election.
Just how deep are the roots of the Hispanic-Latino community of Catholics in Texas, and in particular, the present Diocese of Fort Worth?
Father Sergio Rizo, pastor of St. Joseph Parish in Cleburne, said it is important to remember that the roots of many Hispanics can be traced directly to the soil that is now part of Texas.
By 1925, Bishop Lynch said the challenge of keeping up with the growing number of Hispanic Catholics “became pressing.”
The progress being made today at Our Lady of Guadalupe in Wichita Falls and elsewhere around the diocese in Hispanic ministry was detailed in a January 2018 interview with Father Stephen Jasso, TOR, then pastor of All Saints Parish in Fort Worth.
FORT WORTH — In the spring of 2010, Jennifer Baugh was in a time of transition.
Vatican City (CNA) - Pope Francis invited Catholics to rediscover the beauty of the Rosary prayer this month, encouraging people to carry a rosary with them in their pockets.
FORT WORTH — A first-grade teacher for most of her career as an educator, Sister Francesca Walterscheid, SSMN, stood barely 5 feet tall but considered her diminutive stature an advantage.
LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Invoking Mary's intercession for the U.S. together as Catholics is imperative for a country beset by multiple crises, said bishops participating in a virtual "Rosary for America" Oct. 7, the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary.