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Vatican expert John Allen: Synod’s aftermath a ‘massive moment’ that all Catholics must take part in

DALLAS — Speaking to an audience of more than 800 Catholics Oct. 23, renowned Vatican analyst, author, and reporter John Allen Jr. spoke on a subject that was likely on many minds: the Synod of Bishops on the Family and what it would hold for the Catholic Church’s future.

At Annual White Mass, health care workers come together to pray, thank God for their vocations

FORT WORTH -- Arturo Tapia isn’t a doctor or a nurse. Nor is his current occupation remotely related to the health care industry. The information/technology coordinator at Denton’s Immaculate Conception Parish came to the annual White Mass, celebrated Oct. 19 at St. Patrick Cathedral, for completely altruistic reasons.

Grieving families receive healing from Annual Memorial Mass for Children Who Died Before Baptism

Ten-year-old Daniel Castro Jr. fought back tears as he showed a picture of his baby sister, Angelica, to Bishop Michael F. Olson. The newborn died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome when she was seven days old.