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Pope Names New Auxiliary Bishop of Dallas

WASHINGTON—Pope Francis has named Msgr. Gregory Kelly, a priest of the Diocese of Dallas, TX, as an auxiliary bishop of the diocese. Msgr. Kelly, 59, currently serves as vicar for clergy. 

Local Catholics celebrate opening of Door of Mercy at Our Mother of Mercy Church

With three sharp raps of his crosier, or bishop’s staff, Bishop Michael Olson opened the Door of Mercy at Our Mother of Mercy Church in Fort Worth, ushering in the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy to our community.

Bishop Olson to medical workers: God invites all to share his mercy with wounded, vulnerable

WICHITA FALLS -- Dr. Robert Parkey, president of the Fort Worth Diocese’s only local Catholic Medical Association Guild, said during its dinner and presentation by Bishop Michael Olson Nov. 21 that the focus of their “young” organization is community.