Father Wilson Lucka

After 37 years, Holy Trinity Mission in Azle becomes a parish

By Joan Kurkowski-Gillen
North Texas Catholic

June 21, 2019

AZLE — Larry Brunello arrived early for a celebration he's waited decades to attend.

Father Ken Robinson at Sacred Heart Parish in Muenster

40-hour Eucharistic Adoration stresses need for priesthood, family vocations

By Matthew Smith
North Texas Catholic

June 23, 2019

KELLER — St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parishioner Frank Chacon contemplated the enormity of the question when asked what he derives from Eucharistic Adoration. “The bottom line is it’s God and His presence here,” Chacon said. 

Take 5 with Father Vinh Van Vu: Teach, Love, Serve

By Susan Moses
North Texas Catholic
July 9, 2019

Fr. Vinh Van VuARLINGTON — Meet Father Vinh Van Vu, CRM, pastor of Vietnamese Martyrs Parish, who likes to celebrate Mass, share God's mercy, and bake.

Faithful guides: a look at some exceptional godparents

By Susan Moses
North Texas Catholic 
July 10, 2019

Mark Metroka and Rebecca KaiserFORT WORTH — In August 2017, Rebecca Kaiser suffered from the middle school blues. A new student, she knew no one in her entire school. .

Father Ken Robinson anticipates retirement

By Matthew Smith
North Texas Catholic
June 20, 2019

Father Ken RobinsonMUENSTER — Gregarious, convivial, never shy about joining in on the heavy lifting, soon to be much missed, and similar descriptions bandied among the several hundred Sacred Heart parishioners during a retirement celebration for Father Ken Robinson.

Encounter Texas Conference gives "families a chance to grow together"

By Sandra Engelland
North Texas Catholic
June 21, 2019

Child gazes at monstranceGRAPEVINE — What do you get when you mix a great family vacation with Adoration and catechetical teaching for all ages? Answer: the Encounter Texas Conference Aug. 16-18 at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine.

A century of faith, memories, and service

By Marty Sabota
North Texas Catholic
June 13, 2019

Moses LopezNORTH RICHLAND HILLS — As Moses Lopez’s Father’s Day family celebration approached, the father of five and grandfather and great-grandfather of 12 imparted wisdom to the younger generation.

Raising Catholics for life: family-centered faith education

By Joan Kurkowski-Gillen
North Texas Catholic
July 2, 2019

Daniel LockeBEDFORD — When Judy and Chris Munchrath’s daughter, Libby, began preparing for Confirmation, they embraced the idea of family model catechesis.