Two acts, one purpose: the Chrism Mass

KELLER — Two acts set the Chrism Mass apart from every other Mass celebrated during the liturgical year. First, and the source of the Mass’ name, the bishop blesses the oils to be used in sacraments throughout the diocese in the coming year. 

Students of Resilience: Seniors at diocesan high schools adapt to graduating during pandemic

FORT WORTH — On Friday evening, Elle Wagoner should have been donning her graduation robe, assisted by the teacher of her choice during the senior awards ceremony at Nolan Catholic High School.

Great opportunities: Father Jonathan Wallis appointed vicar general, director of TCU Newman Center

Father Jonathan Wallis at the 50th anniversary Mass

FORT WORTH — After five years in Louisiana, Father Jonathan Wallis looks forward to returning not only to his home diocese and “being able to serve in a brand-new way” but also to his alma mater, Texas Christian University.