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Gifts to the Diocese of Fort Worth given through the Sept. 18 North Texas Giving Day increased

Pat Miller, associate director of the Advancement Foundation of the Diocese of Fort Worth, has announced that in its second year of participation in North Texas Giving Day, 

Pope to bishops: Guard the faith, build hope, love sinners as they are

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Today's bishops must be as vigilant and courageous as sentinels keeping watch over the faith, and as forgiving and patient as Moses, leading a sinning people across harsh deserts to God, Pope Francis said.

Longtime executive assistant Carol Watson, who always welcomed people, retires

Carol-Watson-@-Retirement-BUTTON.jpgThere are few people who can appreciate the explosive growth of Catholics in North Texas better than Carol Watson. Raised in an Irish Catholic neighborhood, the Manhattan native went to Catholic schools and grew up surrounded by people of the same faith. When she married husband, Frank, and settled in New Jersey, her environment was still heavily Catholic.