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Catholic students participate in vocation poster contest sponsored by Serrans

“Champions of Faith” came to life in the artwork created by diocesan students for the vocation poster contest sponsored by the Serra Club of Fort Worth. Students in first through eighth grades from religious education classes and Catholic schools were eligible to participate in the contest.

Spanish-speaking faithful welcome newly-ordained OFM Cap priest: Father Pedro Romero

On Sunday May 31, Bishop Michael Olson ordained Fray Pedro Romero Gutierrez, OFM Cap, as the newest priest in the diocese, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Fort Worth. Father Romero is a member of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin within the Mexico-Texas Vice-Province, also known as the Capuchin Franciscans.

Pro-life group calls court ruling on Texas law a victory for women

NEW ORLEANS (CNS) -- Americans United for Life said a federal court ruling holding up most restrictions on abortion in Texas was "a sweeping victory for women."