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At local parish, NET missionaries team up with youth ministers to reach out to more young people

GRAPEVINE — In Sept. 2015, St. Francis of Assisi Church welcomed into their midst a group of young people who have rarely resided within the Diocese of Fort Worth: The National Evangelization Team, more commonly referred to as NET Ministries.


After studying in Rome, Joseph Keating eager to serve local Catholics as priest

FORT WORTH — Years of studying for the priesthood reached a pinnacle for Deacon Joe Keating March 27 when he proclaimed the Gospel during the Solemn Mass of Easter celebrated by Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square.


A simple, yet powerful question put Matthew Tatyrek on path to priesthood

FORT WORTH — When Matthew Tatyrek attended World Youth Day in Germany in 2005, he had no idea a question, posed by one of the cardinals, would set his future on a trajectory that would lead to his ordination as a priest for the Diocese of Fort Worth on May 21 in St. Patrick Cathedral.