Educator and pastoral associate Sister Mary Helen Fuhrmann, SSMN, dies at 82

FORT WORTH — Heaven gained a special saint today. Those poignant words expressed the sorrow and loss felt by parishioners at St. Mary Parish in Gainesville, and others in the Diocese of Fort Worth, after learning of the unexpected death of Sister Mary Helen Fuhrmann (nee Maria Agatha), 82, on Dec. 4.

DACA beneficiary awaits future with faith, hope, and song

FORT WORTH — For most of her life, Carolina Imperial considered herself a caged songbird. “I felt so tied up.”

Catholic Charities Fort Worth empowers refugees toward self-sufficiency and integration

FORT WORTH — Several years ago, Shalaina Abioye, director of Refugee Services for Catholic Charities Fort Worth, provided a client with an intangible gift that affected her deeply as well. “I gave him hope,” she recalled.