National Cristo Rey Network approves Fort Worth campus for August 2018 opening

FORT WORTH — The hope of providing a quality, college preparatory education to disadvantaged youth in the area moved one step closer to becoming reality July 6 when organizers of Cristo Rey Fort Worth High School at Our Mother of Mercy received approval to develop a local campus.

Sacred Heart Church in Muenster celebrates 175 years of vocations

MUENSTER —Sacred Heart Church in Muenster celebrated 175 years of vocations in their parish community last month. Three natives of Muenster were honored: Father Kyle Walterscheid (15 years); Sister Roberta Hesse, SSMN (65 years); Sister Francesca Walterscheid, SSMN (70 years). Also honored was the current pastor of Sacred Heart, Father Ken Robinson (25 years).

What the Texas bishops want you to know about SB 4, the “sanctuary cities” law

FORT WORTH — Responding to a sense of fear and confusion in immigrant communities throughout the state, the Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops published a resource guide Tuesday explaining the ramifications of SB 4, known colloquially as the “sanctuary cities” law.