It was evident that charity is the first principal of their order, as the Fort Worth Knights of Columbus presented Bishop Olson with a check for $196,097 at the 20th Annual Priest and Religious Appreciation Dinner. Held at St. Bartholomew Parish in Fort Worth, the dinner was attended by over 400 supporters, including more than 100 priests, sisters, deacons and seminarians.
After a six-year journey as a seminarian of the Diocese of Fort Worth, Matthew Tatyrek was ordained a transitional deacon Sat., July 25 at his home parish of Holy Family of Nazareth in Vernon.
The annual Diocesan Catholic Youth Conference (DCYC) of the Diocese of Fort Worth reached a milestone this year, as it celebrated its 20th Anniversary June 10-12, 2015 at the DFW Airport Hyatt Regency Hotel. Hundreds of youth attend the event every year, with the goal of renewing and enriching their faith.