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June 8, 2017

 

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e-Bulletin Statement of Purpose

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,
, 817-945-9420

 
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.

Director de Comunicaciones, Pat Svacina a
, o al teléfono .817-945-9420

 

Saint Francis Circle 

Saint Francis Circle makes your support of the Annual Diocesan Appeal eco-friendly. He taught us to serve the least among us and take care of the earth. Donating to the Annual Diocesan Appeal through the St. Francis Circle monthly electronic giving program lets you do both. If you have questions, please contact Renée Underwood at or 817-945-9441. 

Flyer
Background information for Pastors 

 


 

Nun Run Fall 2017 

The Nun Run for Fall 2017 will be postponed to a later time. We will inform you of the new information, as it becomes available. For any questions you can send an email to:

 


 

Worldwide Marriage Encounter  

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. June Bulletin Announcements and printable Flyer 

 


 

The Deaf Ministry Office Donating a Free CapTel Captioning Telephone

The Deaf Ministry Office received a donation of a CapTel Captioning Telephone and we would like to donate this to a church or person that could benefit from it. If you know of anyone that could use this device, please contact Connie Martin, Coordinator of Deaf Ministry at 817-945-9381.

 


 

Diocesan Directory On-line

The 2017-2018 Diocesan Directory is available on the diocesan web site at www.fwdioc.org. 

An on-line directory will allow the information to be kept up-to-date and available on all electronic devices, from desktop computers to tablets and smartphones. The directory is in digital book form at http://directory.fwdioc.org. To search for the directory on the diocesan home page, go to the "Diocese" tab and in drop down box click on "diocesan offices." A hotline button will appear on that page to the digital directory.

For instructions on how to use the various features of the on-line directory visit: http://www.inhousedigitalpublishing.com/viewerhelp/en-us/application-user-interface_print.htm.

To print a page, go to the section of the information desired and click the printer button. Follow the instructions. To bookmark a page, go to the desired page and click on the bookmark button and follow the instructions.

 


 

 A Passion to Serve - JPII Summer Ministry Conference, June 10-22

SUMMER MINISTRY CONFERENCE BEGINS THIS SATURDAY; ALL ARE INVITED

The St. John Paul II Institute of the Diocese of Fort Worth opens its annual Summer Ministry Conference this Saturday, June 10.  The program at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Fort Worth features workshops on the St. Vincent de Paul Society’s mini-loans and on Ministry to the Disabled. The conference continues with evening lectures by Franciscan Fr. Albert Haase, June 12-15, at Good Shepherd Church in Colleyville.  It concludes on June 17 with two more workshops at Immaculate Heart of Mary: “Devotions and Evangelization” and “Teaching Life in Christ.”  There is no admission or pre-registration.  Complete info may be found on the accompanying poster.  All are welcome. For more information, contact Fr. Carmen Mele, OP, 817-945-9352; 

For more information on workshops click here   Flyer 

 

Una Pasión Para Servir - Conferencia de Ministerio de JPII, 10-22 de Junio

CONFERENCIA DE MINISTERIO DE VERANO SE INICIA ESTE SÁBADO; TODOS ESTÁN INVITADOS

El Instituto San Juan Pablo II inicia su Conferencia de Ministerio de Verano este sábado, el 10 de junio.  Se presentan talleres acerca del ministros extraordinarios de la Santa Comunión, de la apologética, y del Quinto Encuentro (la conferencia nacional organizada por la Conferencia Episcopal de los EEUU), y de los préstamos que ofrece la Sociedad de San Vicente de Paul.  La conferencia sigue el sábado, 17 de junio, con la segunda parte del taller acerca de la apologética.  Del 20 al 22 de junio por la tarde el padre Gerardo Guerra, O.P., va a dar tres charlas sobre la encíclica del papa Francisco Laudato Sí.  Todas las actividades tendrán lugar en la Iglesia del Inmaculado Corazón de María. La entrada es gratis. Por mayor información, se puede comunicarse con el padre Carmelo Mele, OP, 817-945-9352, 

Por información completa haga clic  Flyer 

 


 

St. Junipero Serra Institute

The St. John Paul Institute will transition into the St. Junipero Serra Institute on July 1, 2017 as the diocesan formation ministry to prepare the adult laity to be effective witnesses of the Gospel within their parish communities.

One of the main tenets of the St. Junipero Serra Institute will be to assist the laity in developing and forming a mature faith that is rooted in sacred Tradition and sacred Scripture and affirmed through the Catechism of the Catholic Church.

Paola Quintero-Araújo, director of Faith Formation, will serve as the new director of the Institute. She will vacate her Faith Formation position and move into her new role stating on July 1, 2017. Paola’s former positon will be reclassified as director of Elementary (Children’s) Catechesis.

Click here for a detailed description of the new St. Junipero Serra Institute.

 

Instituto St. Junípero Serra

El Instituto San Juan Pablo II  estará siendo asumido por el Instituto San Junípero Serra como el ministerio de formación Diocesana para preparar a los laicos adultos para ser testigos efectivos del Evangelio dentro de sus comunidades parroquiales a partir del 1 de Julio, 2017.

Uno de los principales postulados del Instituto San Junípero Serra será ayudar a los laicos en el desarrollo y formación de una fe madura que está enraizada en la Sagrada Escritura y la Sagrada Tradición y afirmada por el Catecismo de la Iglesia Católica.

Paola Quintero-Araújo, directora de Formación en la fe,  servirá como la nueva directora del Instituto. Ella abandonara su posición de Formación en la Fe y se incorporara a su muevo papel a partir del 1 de julio, 2017. La posición anterior de Paola será restructurada y reclasificada como Director de Catequesis infantil (primaria)

Una descripción detallada del nuevo instituto San Junípero Serra se encuentra aquí.

 


 

Vocation Awareness Program June 16-18

Is God calling you? The Vocation Awareness Program is a weekend opportunity for you to listen and find out more information about Priesthood and the religious life. The Vocation Awareness Program helps single Catholic men and women, ages 18-40, find answers to questions they may have about life as a Priest, Sister, or Brother. The weekend includes presentations, panel discussions, question and answer sessions, one-on-one personal conferences with diocesan and order Priests, Sisters, and Brothers who volunteer to serve as staff. There are no fees, private rooms and meals are furnished, and no one will pressure you or seek commitment. Sign-up to attend or get more information at www.vapinfo.org  Flyer

 


 

Mass for Africa June 18

St. Joseph Catholic Parish will host a Mass for Africa at 3:00 PM on Sunday, June 18,2017 with Father Michael Boahene as our Celebrant. All are invited to join us as we pray for those who have lost their lives, and for those who are still suffering from war, Ebola, Aids, other disease, and famine. For more information please contact St. Joseph Catholic Parish at:   Flyer 

 


 

Fee Changes for Marriage Preparation Classes

Effective July 1, 2017 the marriage preparation, Pre-Cana or Today, Tomorrow, Forever fee is $100 per couple, which includes your marriage preparation, material, books, and lunch or dinner.  The rescheduling or cancellation fee remains $35. If you wish to register, click the link below:

https://fwdioc.org/getting-married-about

A partir del 1 de julio del 2017, la preparación matrimonial, PreCana o Jesus te Invita costara $100 por pareja, esto incluye su preparación matrimonial, material, libros y almuerzo o cena. El costo de cancelación o reprogramación continua igual $35. Si desea registrarse, presione en el enlace de abajo.

https://fwdioc.org/matrimonio-vida-familiar-mas

 


 

Quo Vadis? Vocation Discernment Retreat July 11-13

The Fort Worth Vocations Office is hosting the Discernment Retreat Quo Vadis from July 11 to July 13 sat Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House, 600 N Shady Shores Dr. Lake Dallas, TX 75065. Quo Vadis is a FREE vocation discernment retreat for High School Young Men to begin considering their vocation from God. The camp is a rare chance for High School young men to begin considering their vocation from God by speaking with priests and seminarians. It will be both physically and spiritually awesome. Parents are welcome to join for Mass and closing on July 13 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Space is limited to 20 with preference given to High School juniors and seniors. For more information go to: https://fwdioc.org/quo-vadis

 


 

Adult Formation/RCIA In-Service August 3,24  

Directors, Coordinators, and all those involved in Adult Formation and RCIA

Adult Formation In-Service will be on August 3, it will center on evangelization training under the leadership of our guest speaker, Michael Dopp, STL. Then, on August 24, we will have our RCIA In-Service with James Bitting, M.A., the Theology Department Co-Chair at Bishop Carroll Catholic High School in Wichita, Kansas. I look forward to seeing you all at these wonderful days of formation!  If you’re unable to make the day sessions, please note that we are hosting those evening sessions to ensure that you are able to benefit. For more information please see flyers below.

Flyer for August 3

Flyer for August 24

 


 

Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House Retreats

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. To register please go to: https://www.montserratretreat.org and click "upcoming retreats".

 

5 and 8 Day Directed Retreats June 22-27 and June 22-29

Contemplatives in Action (Young Adults Retreat) July 7-9

#28 Women's Retreat July 20-23

#33 Retiros en Espanol Para Hombres, Mujeres y Parejas August 4-6

#98 Men/Women/Couples 2-Day Retreat August 11-13 

# 4 Women's Recovery Retreat August 17-20

#39 Women's Retreat September 7-10

# 42 Men's Retreat September 14-17

#44 Women's Retreat September 28 - October 1

Women's "Into the Deep Retreat" October 27-29


 

Advancement Foundation "AT-A-Glance E-Newsletter"

Please enjoy this March 2017 At-A-Glance Advancement Foundation E-Newsletter.

AT-A-GLANCE Feb/Mar Newsletter

 


 

Catholic Charities: What's Happening

News from Catholic Charities Fort Worth.

CCFW Newsletter

 



Bulletin Inserts Links

Saint Francis Circle: Flyer  

Worldwide Marriage Encounter:  June Bulletin Announcements and printable Flyer

JPII Summer Ministry Conference: JPII Summer Ministry Conference

Vocation Awareness Weekend: Flyer

Mass for Africa: Flyer 

 

Montserrat Retreat House Upcoming Retreats:

5 and 8 Day Directed Retreats June 22-27 and June 22-29

Contemplatives in Action (Young Adults Retreat) July 7-9

#28 Women's Retreat July 20-23

#33 Retiros en Espanol Para Hombres, Mujeres y Parejas August 4-6

#98 Men/Women/Couples 2-Day Retreat August 11-13 

# 4 Women's Recovery Retreat August 17-20

#39 Women's Retreat September 7-10

# 42 Men's Retreat September 14-17

#44 Women's Retreat September 28 - October 1

Women's "Into the Deep Retreat" October 27-29

 

 

Diocesan Firearms and Weapons Policy

 


 

Diocesan Employment Opportunities

 

Full-Time:  View full-time job descriptions

  • Facility Manager, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Keller 
  • Coordinator of Children's Religious Education, St. John the Apostle Parish, N. Richland Hills
  • Teaching Positions, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth
  • Early Childhood Teacher, Holy Family Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • English / Language Arts Classroom Teacher, Holy Trinity Catholic School, Grapevine 
  • Middle School Religion Teacher, Holy Trinity Catholic School, Grapevine 
  • Classroom Teacher - Grades First through Fifth, Holy Trinity Catholic School, Grapevine 
  • Accounting Specialist - Student Billing, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth 
  • Dean of Discipline, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth 
  • Academic Dean, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth 
  • Director of Music and Liturgy, Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, Muenster 
  • English/Social Studies Classroom Teacher, Cassata Catholic High School, Fort Worth 
  • Front Desk Receptionist, Diocese of Fort Worth, Catholic Center 
  • Administrative Assistant to Department of Catechesis, Diocese of Fort Worth, Catholic Center 
  • Principal, St. Maria Goretti Catholic School, Arlington 
  • School Nurse, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth 
  • First Grade Classroom Teacher, St. Martin de Porres Catholic School, Frisco/Prosper 
  • Fourth Grade Classroom Teacher, St. Martin de Porres Catholic School, Frisco/Prosper
  • Fifth Grade English Language Arts Classroom Teacher, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School, Keller 
  • Director of Faith Formation, St. Bartholomew Catholic Parish, Fort Worth 
  • Coaching Positions, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth 
  • Coordinator of Children's Formation, Holy Family Catholic Parish, Fort Worth 
  • Coordinator of RCIA and Youth Ministry, St. Patrick Cathedral, Fort Worth  
  • Principal, St. Joseph Catholic School, Arlington
  • Parish Secretary, Holy Family Parish, Fort Worth
  • Middle School Science, St. John the Apostle Catholic School, N. Richland Hills 
  • Administrative Assistant, Cassata High School, Fort Worth 
  • Director of Development, Cassata High School, Fort Worth
  • Principal, Cristo Rey High School, Fort Worth
  • Director of Safe Environment, Diocese of Fort Worth, Catholic Center
  • Business Manager, Notre Dame Catholic School, Wichita Falls
  • Director of Youth Ministry, Holy Cross Parish, The Colony
  • Facility Manager, St. Joseph Catholic School, Arlington
  • Kindergarten Classroom Teacher, Our Lady of Victory Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • Director of Children's Catechesis, Diocese of Fort Worth, Catholic Center
  • Principal, St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • Elementary Classroom Teacher, St. Rita Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • English Language Arts Classroom Teacher, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School, Keller
  • Director of Religious Education/Faith Formation Elementary through High School, Our Lady Queen of Peace, Wichita Falls
  • Latin Teacher, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School, Keller
  • HR Generalist, Diocese of Fort Worth, Catholic Center
  • Elementary Classroom Teacher, St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • Coordinator of Youth Ministry,St. Andrew Parish, Fort Worth
  • Physical Education Teacher, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School, Keller
  • Kindergarten Classroom Teacher, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School, Keller
  • Director of Religious Education, St. Peter the Apostle Parish, Fort Worth

Part-Time:  View part-time job descriptions

  • Administrative Assistant for Liturgical Ministries, Good Shepherd Parish, Colleyville
  • Assistant Director of Elementary Faith Formation, St. Jude Catholic School, Mansfield 
  • Assistant Director of Junior and High school Faith Formation, St. Jude Catholic School, Mansfield 
  • Extended Day Aide, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School, Keller 
  • Assistant Choir Director, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Keller 
  • After School Care Worker, Holy Trinity Catholic School, Grapevine 
  • Bookkeeper, St. Maria Goretti Catholic School, Arlington
  • After School Care Worker, St. Martin de Porres Catholic School, Frisco/Prosper 
  • Maintenance Worker, St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church & School, Arlington
  • School Librarian, St. John the Apostle Catholic School, N. Richland Hills 
  • Nursery Caregiver, St. Michael Parish, Bedford 
  • Director of Youth Evangelization, Holy Redeemer Parish, Aledo
  • Art Teacher, Our Lady of Victory Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • Parish Database Specialist/Bulletin Editor, St. John the Apostle Parish, North Richland Hills
  • Development Director/Library Manager, St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • After School Care Worker, St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • Substitute Teachers, St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, Fort Worth
  • Custodian, St. Michael Catholic Church, Bedford
  • Business Manager, Immaculate Heart of Mary, Fort Worth
  • Bus Driver, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth
  • Bookkeeper, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Fort Worth
  • Early Childhood Classroom Teacher, Holy Trinity Catholic School, Grapevine
  • After School Care Worker, Holy Trinity Catholic School, Grapevine
  • Spanish Choir Director, St. Joseph Catholic Parish, Arlington
  • Organist, St. Joseph Catholic Parish, Cleburne
  • Deaf Ministry Interpreters Needed, Diocese of Fort Worth

 


 

Diocesan Calendar

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.

Diocesan calendar

 

El Calendario de la Diócesis

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.

Calendario diocesano

 

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Save the Date: JPII Summer Ministry Conference, June 10-22

The St. John Paul II Institute will hold its annual summer ministry conference from June 10-22.  Lecture series speakers are Franciscan Albert Haase and Dominican Gerardo Guerra. Other events of the conference include Saturday ministry workshops. The public is cordially invited. There are no admission fees.

More information

 

Guarden estas fechas: Conferencia de Ministerio de JPII, 10-22 de Junio

El Instituto San Juan Pablo II tendrá su conferencia anual de ministerio este verano del 10 al 22 de junio.  Los oradores principales son dos frailes, el dominico Gerardo Guerra-Mayaudón y el franciscano Albert Haase.

Más información