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Local Knights of Columbus part of effort to make St. John Paul II Parish's new church a reality

The diocese’s Western Metroplex Chapter of the Knights of Columbus recently presented Father Kyle Walterscheid a $1,000 check toward the building of a new church at St. John Paul II University Parish in Denton. Fr. Walterscheid is the pastor of the parish which serves students, faculty, and staff of the University of North Texas and Texas Woman’s University campuses, as well as local families and individuals. 


NFP practitioners, doctors, and supporters hold fundraiser for prospective pro-life clinic

After witnessing countless Natural Family Planning (NFP) practitioners and physicians work daily with patients in need of pro-life reproductive health solutions that weren’t available at typical OB/GYN practices, Mandy Cox and Nicole Havrilla decided to take a step to fill that need.


Bishop Olson ordains three priests for the Diocese of Fort Worth

Pentecost celebrates the birth of the Church when the disciples were emboldened by the Holy Spirit to travel the world and proclaim the Good News. On the vigil of that feast day, three men from the Diocese of Fort Worth were empowered by receiving the Sacrament of Holy Orders to embark on the same mission of forgiveness and reconciliation.