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For Sue Laux, Youth for Life was a ministry 'guided by the Holy Spirit'

FORT WORTH -- The history of Youth for Life in the Diocese of Fort Worth begins with the story of how one woman discovered her passion for sharing the message of life with young people. Sue Laux, who resigned in December as Youth for Life coordinator, said her pro-life journey “was definitely guided by the Holy Spirit.”

Our Mother of Mercy Catholic School to Transition to Cristo Rey College Prep High School

FORT WORTH — Bishop Michael F. Olson announced Friday that the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth will transition the historic Our Mother of Mercy Catholic School into a Cristo Rey Catholic co-ed high school, pending the completion of a feasibility study. The new high school will be named Cristo Rey Fort Worth High School at Our Mother of Mercy.

Diocese to celebrate '24 Hours for the Lord' on Mar. 4-5

FORT WORTH -- As part of the celebration of the Jubilee Year of Mercy, Pope Francis has designated March 4 and 5 to be set aside as "24 Hours for the Lord."