Bishop Michael F. Olson of the Diocese of Fort Worth announced Thursday that Rev. Richard Villa, SM, will end his tenure as president of Nolan Catholic High School on June 30, 2014.
At that time, the diocese will assume management of Nolan Catholic. The Marianists’ community house at Nolan also will be closed. The order has served at the school since its opening in 1961.
It is most appropriate that Child Abuse Prevention Month is held during the seasons of Lent and Easter. Reflecting on the gift of God in Jesus Christ and the directive of Jesus to let children come to him and not to "hinder" them, we are reminded of how important it is for all of us to safeguard children and their faith from abuse, distortion, and fear.
The North Texas Catholic Men’s Conference is an annual gathering of Catholic men that is being coordinated by a lay ministry known as the Catholic Brothers for Christ (CBFC). The Conference, which will be held at Prince of Peace Catholic Community in Plano, will feature dynamic speakers who are truly inspiring Catholic men of Faith. They will focus on topics especially geared to promote the spiritual growth of men that will enable them to become the spiritual leaders of their families, church, work and community. For more information or to register, please visit the website link below.
Mark Your Calendars! - Join the masses on pilgrimage to Rome on Sunday, April 27, 2014 to witness the Holy Mass & Canonizations of Blessed John XXIII and Blessed John Paul II via live broadcast video link on the diocesan website by EWTN. The live video link will begin at 2:30 a.m. (Fort Worth time) and will be aired again at 6:00 p.m.
Blessed John XXIII convened the Second Vatican Council to renew life in the Church. Blessed John Paul II was a well-loved and charismatic pope that served the longest of the 20th century.
June 14-26, 2014 - A series of workshops for Catholics seeking to know and practice their faith with a deeper understanding. Featuring Fr. John Stowe, OFM Conv. in a series of four lectures on "Franciscan Spirituality" at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Fort Worth.
14-26 de junio del 2014 - Una serie de cuatro discursos y talleres para todos los católicos interesados en conocer y practicar su fe con profundo entendimiento. Destacando la presentación del P. José Gildardo Álvarez con una serie de cuatro discursos sobre "La Espiritualidad Cristiana" en San Juan el apóstol en North Richland Hill.
Sharing in Ministry Bishop’s Annual Appeal provides essential, annual operating funds that will directly impact the lives of people throughout the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth with programs, services and ministries that reach beyond the scope of any individual parish and are made possible by the collective giving of the faithful.
Sharing in Ministry Parish Report (April 3, 2014)