Mission outreach showcased at World Mission Sunday Mass

FORT WORTH — As Catholics we are called upon to help others, for it is through giving that we receive much and grow. That’s the message Bishop Michael Olson delivered during the Oct. 16 Diocesan World Mission Sunday Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

Sister Mary Devota Sweeney, SSMN, longtime educator, dies at 95

FORT WORTH — Veteran educator Sister Mary Devota (Mary Ruth) Sweeney, SSMN, 95, who helped design and supervise the building of Notre Dame and Nolan Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Fort Worth, died October 8 after an extended illness.

Annual Mass brings healing, comfort to families grieving death of children who died before baptism

FORT WORTH — “You can see it in their tears.” That’s how Pat Pelletier described the grief and sadness expressed by the 200 people who filled St. Patrick Cathedral for the Bishop’s Annual Memorial Mass for Babies Who Died before Baptism.