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50th Anniversary of the Diocese of Fort Worth Deaf Ministry

Sunday October 2, 2022 (12:30 PM CDT)

Interpreted for the Deaf.

Most Reverend Michael F. Olson, STD, MA, will celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving for the 50th Anniversary of the Diocese of Fort Worth Deaf Ministry at St. Patrick Cathedral in downtown Fort Worth.

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Catholic Call to Action

Diocese of Fort Worth

September 22, 2022

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Religious Liberty is asking faithful Catholics to express their opposition to new health care regulations proposed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). If enacted, these regulations would enable religious discrimination against any health care worker who conscientiously objects to performing gender transition procedures, regardless of whether that objection is a matter of religious belief or of clinical judgment. The Committee on Religious Liberty indicates that the proposed regulations may ultimately be used by the HHS to determine that Section 1557 imposes...

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St. John the Apostle Catholic School Named a 2022 National Blue Ribbon School

Diocese of Fort Worth

September 16, 2022

The U.S. Department of Education Friday once again named St. John the Apostle Catholic School, located at 7421 Glenview Drive in North Richland Hills, as a one of the nation’s 2022 Blue Ribbon Schools. The school is one of 50 private schools national that were named 2022 Blue Ribbon Schools. Public schools also were named 2022 Blue Ribbon schools.

St. John the Apostle Catholic School was a 2008 National Blue Ribbon School. ...

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Memo on Holy Communion from Bishop Olson

Diocese of Fort Worth

August 18, 2022

Bishop Michael Olson states he believes it prudent to continue the March 12, 2020 practice of receiving Holy Communion only under the one species of the Consecrated Host. He reminds the faithful that the Catechism of the Catholic Church (1377) teaches that “Jesus Christ is truly present whole and entire in each of the species and whole and entire in each of their parts, in such a way that the breaking of the bread does not divide Christ." Please click the link below to read the complete memorandum.

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Revised COVID-19 guidelines for parishes and gatherings outside of Mass

Diocese of Fort Worth

July 29, 2022

Very Rev. Jonathan Wallis, Vicar General of the Diocese of Fort Worth, has issued a new memorandum to priests, deacons, center, and parish staff, which revise the COVID-19 guidelines for parishes and gatherings outside of Mass. Please view the link below for complete guidelines.

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Bishop Michael F. Olson, S.T.D., M.A. was ordained bishop and installed as the fourth bishop of the Diocese of Fort Worth on January 29, 2014.

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