Teens learn about pro-life cause at annual Lock-in for Life

ARLINGTON — When Jason Spoolstra attended his first Lock-in for Life as a youth in 2001, he did not know that one day he would be leading it as the director of youth ministry for the Fort Worth Diocese.

Fr. Michael Gaitley, author and speaker, presents message of mercy to Denton college students

DENTON — Jesus said to St. Faustina Kowalska, “The greater the sinner, the greater his right to my mercy.” (Diary of St. Faustina) On the evening of Nov. 10, nationally-renowned Catholic author and speaker Father Michael Gaitley, MIC, used this quote to present Jesus’ message of mercy to more than 100 college students at St. John Paul II Church and Campus Ministry.

Father Warren Murphy, TOR, beloved pastor and teacher, dies at 87

“He was the most compassionate, empathetic priest I have known in my lifetime.” That's how Kathy Thome, longtime parishioner at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Fort Worth, remembers Father Warren Murphy, TOR, who died November 11 at the age of 87 in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania after an extended illness.