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Bishop Steven Lopes installed as first bishop of Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter

HOUSTON -- Envoys of the Holy See along with dozens of American Roman Catholic prelates gathered on Tuesday with congregants at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart for the history-making Mass of Ordination and Installation of Bishop Steven J. Lopes, the first bishop of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter.


With dedication of new Newman Center, TCU Catholics receive 'a space to call our own'

The TCU Catholic Campus Ministry opened the doors of its new Newman Center, a place, Bishop Michael Olson declared, where “faith and reason meet” and students and visitors may live the true gift of Christ’s friendship.


Be 'stewards of the gift of life,' Bishop Olson says at annual Respect Life Mass

After three boys, Mary and Peter MacDonald wanted a girl. When the blonde baby arrived, they named her Hope.

That's the sentiment they used to explain why they brought the toddler to the annual Respect Life Mass celebrated Jan. 28 at St. Patrick Cathedral.