Mother Teresa: A saint who inspired the people of the Diocese of Fort Worth

FORT WORTH — St. Teresa of Kolkata was canonized September 4, 2016 by Pope Francis during a Mass in St. Peter’s Square. The Albanian-born founder of the Missionaries of Charity influenced the lives of countless people across the world. Here are a few local stories.

Remembering the faithful departed

The Catholic Church celebrates All Souls’ Day every year on Nov. 2 — a day to remember, honor, and pray for those who have died. The following is a look at how parishes across the Diocese of Fort Worth commemorate All Souls’ Day and honor deceased loved ones.

God unites baseball, priesthood in Cubs chaplain’s vocation

CHICAGO (CNS) — When Father Burke Masters accepted God's call to become a priest, he thought he was giving up baseball forever.

Have you heard of Saint Death? Don’t pray to her.

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (CNA/EWTN News) — They call her Santa Muerte (‘Holy Death’ or ‘Saint Death’), but she’s no saint. Literally.

The Doors of Mercy await: A Year of Mercy to-do list

The Holy Year of Mercy ends Nov. 20 — the Feast of Christ the King — but don’t worry, there are still plenty of “mercy moments” left. Armed with resources from the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization, we’ve come up with a list of ways you can finish the year of mercy strong.