Priest's treasured chalice resurfaces after going missing for five years

Father Jeff Dauses with paten and chalice

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (CNS) — Like many people, the Rev. Shawn Brandon, pastor of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, has had more time on his hands while sheltering in place during the coronavirus pandemic, but little did he know he would solve a five-year mystery while cleaning out a closet in his Arnold, Maryland, church.

All together: Pallottine priests in the Diocese of Fort Worth

Fr. Prakash Dias

Symbolically, you might say that Society of Catholic Apostolate priests, better known as Pallottines, are part of the very DNA of Christ’s Church in the Diocese of Fort Worth.

Take 5 with Father: Unexpected graces

Fr. Philip Petta

Meet Fr. Philip Petta, pastor of Holy Family of Nazareth Parish in Vernon, St. Joseph Parish in Crowell, and St. Mary Parish in Quanah. He makes an 82-mile journey each Sunday to celebrate Mass at the three parishes, but "it's wonderful because the people are so grateful to have a priest bringing them the sacraments."

Lesser known vocations: uncommon expressions of priesthood

Father Mariya James Susai Manickam, SAC

So often when we hear about vocations, certain questions tend to circulate.

Taking the cake: Catholic Charities Fort Worth celebrates 110 years of helping the community

birthday cake

Christopher Plumlee has hosted several Know Poverty tours of Catholic Charities Fort Worth. The reaction is always the same.