Changed for eternity — Jonathan Demma

By Joan Kurkowski-Gillen

North Texas Catholic
May 2, 2018

FORT WORTH — Deacon Jonathan Demma remembers the moment when becoming a priest was cemented into his soul.

Responding to His grace — Maurice Moon

By Joan Kurkowski-Gillen

North Texas Catholic
May 3, 2018

FORT WORTH — As he prepares for his ordination to the priesthood on May 19, Deacon Maurice Moon recalls a popular quote attributed to St. Francis of Assisi: “I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anybody.”

The Easter people —  converts to the Catholic Church

By Susan Moses
North Texas Catholic
May 8, 2018

FRISCO — Robert Powell, a fundamentalist Bible-based Protestant, was intrigued when Pope Benedict XVI resigned and the College of Cardinals assembled to select a new pope.

At regional meeting, 19 dioceses compare notes on Hispanic Ministry

By Joan Kurkowski-Gillen
North Texas Catholic
May 9, 2018

SAN ANTONIO — Excited. Honored. Joyful. That’s how 40 delegates from the Diocese of Fort Worth described their participation in the V Encuentro Region X Conference held April 13-15 in San Antonio.

St. John Paul II Vocation Monstrance travels through diocese

By Mary Lou Seewoester
North Texas Catholic
May 16, 2018
 

FORT WORTH – Father Nghia Nguyen, vocations liaison for the Diocese of Fort Worth, believes it’s important to “create a culture in the diocese where we all pray for vocations.”

Three area youth win Missionary Childhood Association art contest

By Lance Murray
North Texas Catholic
April 19, 2018

FORT WORTH — Nearly 150 young artists submitted drawings to the diocese for the annual Missionary Childhood Association Christmas Art Contest. Judges faced the difficult task of selecting three winners

Stewardship's role in purposeful living examined during day of renewal

By Matthew Smith
North Texas Catholic
May 4, 2018

ARLINGTON — K.I.S.S, or “Keep it simple, sister,” provided an tagline as Sister Mary Michael Fox, OP,  discussed stewardship during April 28's Purposeful Living Stewardship Day of Renewal.

Men's conference attendees urged to be fishers of men

By Matthew Smith
North Texas Catholic
April 25, 2018

COLLEYVILLE — As He did with Simon and Peter, Jesus calls us all to become fishers of men. That call to evangelize and serve at multiple levels was the focus of the April 21 North Texas Men’s Conference.