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e-Bulletin is Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth’s electronic newsletter to communicate news and information from the Diocese, its departments and its ministries to diocesan, parish and school employees as well as select volunteers. Diocesan department directors are responsible for generating information for e-Bulletin and ensuring that the content is within diocesan rules and policies.
Diocesan Communications Director Pat Svacina,
Declaración de Propósito del e-Bulletin
e-Bulletin es un boletín informativo electrónico de la Diócesis Católica de Fort Worth para brindar noticias e información de la Diócesis, sus departamentos y ministerios a los empleados de la Diócesis, las parroquias y las escuelas. Los Directores de los departamentos son los responsables de generar la información que será publicada en el e-Bulletin.
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All are invited to join Bishop Olson as he celebrates a Mass of Thanksgiving to close the Year of Mercy and the Holy Doors. Mass will be celebrated at Our Mother of Mercy Church, 1001 E Terrell Ave., Fort Worth, on Saturday, November 19 at 5 p.m.
December 10, 2016 St. Patrick Cathedral in Fort Worth, TX.
The next St. Andrew’s Breakfast will be on Saturday December 10, 2016. This event is for men high-school aged to 35 years old. The discernment event begins with Mass at 8:00 a.m. at St. Patrick Cathedral in Fort Worth and is followed by breakfast at the St. Patrick Cathedral Annex Building. To RSVP contact the Vocations Office at 817-945-9321 or email
The Diocese’s program to building better marriage is coordinated by Worldwide Marriage Encounter.
Information from Worldwide Marriage Encounter coordinators is available for parishes to inform couples of upcoming Encounter events. The information includes information that can be printed in bulletins about the upcoming events. November Bulletin announcements
Friday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m - Sunday, Dec. 11 at noon at the Diocesan Formation Center in Fort Worth
*This event is FREE and open to all single women age 18 – 45 who want to learn about the religious life, discerning their vocation to religious life, or simply want to be open to God’s will in their life.
This retreat is will be held during Advent and will provide for times of prayer, reflection, spiritual direction, Mass, and a chance to discern the religious life. For questions contact Kim Brown, Associate Director of Vocations at 940-727-8028 or
Space is limited to the first 50 women. Register at http://fwdioc.org/advent-discernment-retreat
All women (15 and older) discerning their vocation to the Religious Life are invited to the Marian Dinner & Mass on Wednesday, December 7 from 7-9 p.m. at St Elizabeth Ann Seton, 2016 Willis Lane in Keller.
The Marian Dinner & Mass is hosted by the Vocation’s Office for women discerning their vocation to religious life. The evening will begin with Mass in the Church, followed by dinner and discussion among the women discerning their vocation and sisters from different Religious Orders. This event is free, but please RSVP by Dec. 4 to Kim Brown, Associate Director of Vocations at or 940-727-8028.
The Diocese of Fort Worth will host three Marian Dinners a year for women (age 15 and older) that are discerning their vocation to the religious life. Marian Dinners are hosted on the Feast of the Assumption, Feast of the Immaculate Conception, and the World Day of Consecrated Life! Printable Flyer
The St. John Paul II Institutes invites anyone wishing lay ministry training to its courses that are posted here. Please contact Fr. Carmen Mele, O.P. () if you plan to attend. Class Schedule
El Instituto Juan Pablo II invita a todos deseando entrenamiento de ministerio laical a sus cursos de “Métodos” publicados aquí. Los interesados deberían comunicarse con el Padre Carmelo (). Cursos en Español
Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House, 600 N. Shady Shores Drive, Lake Dallas, continues to offer retreats for men and women. Relax and take time for yourself, be renewed and draw closer to God at a serene setting located on Lake Lewisville.
Saturday of Renewal "Advent and Moments of Darkness" December 3 from 9 a.m. to noon. In this Saturday of Renewal, Fr. Chris Schroeder will explore the spiritual meaning of the various ways in which Advent is a season of darkness and anticipation and how embracing into this season helps create a fuller experience of Christmas joy. For more information visit: http://www.montserratretreat.org/montserrat-saturdays/.
Please enjoy this October At-A-Glance Advancement Foundation E-Newsletter.
News from Catholic Charities Fort Worth.
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The Diocesan Electronic Calendar is a listing of major events and activities at the Diocese as well as in parishes and schools. Parishes and schools may submit information that may be of interest to individuals outside of a parish or school for inclusion on the diocesan electronic calendar with a hotlink to details if appropriate.
El Calendario Electrónico de la Diócesis es una lista de los principales eventos y actividades en la Diócesis, así como en las parroquias y las escuelas. Las parroquias y las escuelas podrán presentar información que pueda ser de interés para las personas fuera de la parroquia o de la escuela para que se pueda incluir en el calendario electrónico de la Diócesis con un enlace directo a la información, si procede.