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Even the best marriages need a tune up. The Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth is committed to helping good marriages become great marriages. There are many retreats offered throughout the year to help couples grow closer to Jesus Christ, and each other.
These marriage preparation programs are aimed at helping couples talk about issues they may not have discussed while they were dating, such as: faith, finances, raising kids, family backgrounds, conflict resolution, etc.
A one day or two evening experience for engaged couples to begin their formal marriage preparation process. The class includes a series of talks/activities on topics such as: Marriage as a Sacrament, Vows, and Sexuality in the marriage as God planned it.
These steps provide a general overview of the normal requirements and procedures in the Diocese of Fort Worth.
A list of questions that are frequently asked by individuals requesting an annulment (called a declaration of nullity) from a previous marriage.
This page will help those beginning the declaration of invalidity (an Annulment) process find their Deanery and Chief Advocate.
Fully Engaged is a Sponsor Couple program for engaged couples to help them learn more about the Sacrament of Marriage.
Contact information for the Marriage Tribunal Department.
We are dedicated to serving couples wishing to get married in the Church, struggling marriages, strengthening families, and healing for those divorced or grieving.
A list of Tribunal forms for those petitioning a declaration of invalidity (an Annulment), as well as their Advocates.
The Sacraments are efficacious signs of grace, instituted by Christ and entrusted to the Church, by which divine life is dispensed to us.
The Marriage Tribunal of the Diocese of Fort Worth is the office which adjudicates the marital status in the Catholic Church of any divorced person who has requested a declaration of nullity (an annulment) of a previous marriage.
Contact information for Marriage & Family Life.
This program is for those who want to have their marriage validated/sanated in the Church.
A variety of helpful educational resources for forming conscience in regards to faithful Catholic teaching and civic action in the public square.
The Marriage & Family Life Office is committed to continuing the vision that Pope John Paul II had for families to be aided and supported by the Church. On this page you will find resources to help and strengthen the family.
Contact information for the Catechetical Department.
Guidelines for the Preparation and Celebration of the Sacrament of Marriage for the Diocese of Fort Worth The Sacrament of Marriage Table of Contents DOCTRINAL OVERVIEW 1 HISTORICAL SUMMARY OF THE SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE ....................................
Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth For Immediate Release February 10, 2007 For more information Contact Pat Svacina 817-560-3300 817 996-9609 Cell Bishop Kevin Vann Book on Marriage Set for Release A new book authored by Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth Bisho...
Overview of Marriage Preparation Catechetical Curriculum Marlon De La Torre A working document to share proper teachings and preparations on the Sacrament of Matrimony. A NOTE TO THE READERS: This document is a working text that is awaiting the additio...
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To: Petitioner Since the Catholic Church recognizes the first marriage of two people as a valid marriage, any subsequent marriage (s) by either party is not considered valid by the Church. Therefore, when a divorced person marries, that subsequent marriag...
Saturday, November 2, 2019 .. 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM only $20 per couple or $10 per individual Cana Commandments is a marriage enrichment which allows you to discover how God's gift of the Ten not only applies to your individual life but to your marriage a...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) April 6-7, 2019 - Commit to strengthening your marriage this...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) May 4-5, 2019 - Trust the Lord, Jesus with your marriage. Pa...
DIOCESE OF FORT WORTH TUE Last Update on: 2/12/20 Natural Family Planning Courses A NOTE ON MARRIAGE PREP: All NFP courses sponsored by the diocese are four sessions in length. Couples preparing for marriage must attend all four sessions in their select...
Case Name: Protocol No. Only Clergy or a Tribunal Advocate may complete this form. If there are multiple marriages, use a separate copy of this form to discern each marriage individually , in the same sequence as the marriages . If you click “False” for a...
Case Name: Protocol No. ( ONLY a Priest , Deacon , or Tribunal Advocate may compl ete this form.) This petition is used in cases where a Catholic entered into a marriage without fulfilling the requirement of canonical form ( Canon s 1108 -1117 ) and that ...
Requirements for Favor of the Faith (all statements must be T rue) At the time of the marriage at least one of the parties was not validly baptized . The unbaptized party is still not baptized. The Petitioner was not the predominant cause of the breakup o...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) August 3-4, 2019 - Thus will it be for all who s...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) December 7-8, 2019 - Therefore every tree that d...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) November 2-3, 2019 - For the Son of Man has come...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) October 5-6, 2019 - If today you hear his voice...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) June 1-2, 2019 - I am with you always, until the...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) March 2-3, 2019 - Therefore, my beloved brothers and sisters...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) January 4-5, 2020 - Then they opened their treas...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) September 7-8, 2019 - Put God first in your marr...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) July 6-7, 2019 - The kingdom of God is at hand f...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) February 1-2, 2020 - Just as Mary and Joseph too...
T he Tribunal of the Diocese of Fort Worth exercises its ministry, grounded in the teaching of the Catholic Church, in a spirit of reconciliation and compassion, always with the utmost confidentiality. Beyond evaluating the validity of a marriage, the Tri...
T he Tribunal of the Diocese of Fort Worth exercises its ministry, grounded in the teaching of the Catholic Church, in a spirit of reconciliation and compassion, always with the utmost confidentiality. Beyond evaluating the validity of a marriage , the Tr...
The Natural Family Planning (NFP) onsite courses, sponsored by the Diocese of Fort Worth, are three classes in length. Couples preparing for marriage must attend all three...
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Dallas - Fort Worth - East Texas (((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Bulletin Announcements (please include these announcements in your parish bulletins) February 2-3, 2019 - Love is patient, love is kind. Increa...
Today Tomorrow Forever Registration Form #1024 Purpose of Today Tomorrow Forever This one full day or two evenings catechetical sessions aims to provide a foundation on the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony. Couples at various stages of their Marriage journey ...
Submit a Nihil Obstat r equest to the Tribunal at least four weeks prior to a wedding date . The purpose of the Nihil Obstat is to confirm that all the steps required by the Catholic Church for a valid marriage are met by both parties prior to the wedding...
Keeping the Knot Tied Tightly Couples Retreat Nov. 14-17, 2019 Retreat Director Fr. Roy Joseph, S.J. From the moment a couple "ties the knot" on their wedding day, their vocation calls them to keep that marriage knot tied tightly. That also requires, t...
Approved Sacramental Guidelines The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Baptism Confirmation Eucharist Penance Anointing Marriage Holy Orders Guidelines for the Preparation and Celebration of the Sacraments of Initiation for the Diocese of Fort Worth...
PETITIONER CONVALIDATION QUESTIONNAIRE FORM B Please note: It is imperative that you give thorough, detailed answers. Pay special attention to those questions which ask you to describe, give examples or explain. You know the story of your life and your re...
ONLY a Priest , Deacon , or Tribunal Advocate may prepare this form. Sanatio Petition ☐ The Sanatio Petition shou ld include the attached form. All information must be completed ( single-sided, no blanks) . ☐ State clearly the reason requesting the S anat...
Requirements for Pauline Privilege (all statements must be True) Petitioner and Respondent were both unbaptized when they were married Petitioner has since received Christian baptism or is seeking baptism through RCIA Petitioner intends to marry a Catholi...
Press Release 3-5-07 Texas Catholic Bishops Statement on the HPV Vaccine Mandate On Friday, February 2 Governor Perry issued an executive order requiring the Texas Health and Human Services Commission to adopt rules requiring the new Gardasil vaccine for...
- - - - - - - Please cut this registration form and mail it along with a check or money order. Keep the rest for your information - - - - - - - - Pre-Cana GROOM FULL NAME: Write exactly as you wish you name on the certificate #1005 Registration Form-M...
Case Name: Protocol No. The Petitioner and, if he/she chooses to participate, the Respondent will either independently or jointly complete and submit a Marital Assessment and Questionnaire. The items to be assessed refer to major traits or conditions that...
Special Collection for the Church in Latin America February 2-3, 2019 The special collection for the Church in Latin America, to be held on Feb. 2-3, 2019, supports the work of pastoral projects in Latin America and the Caribbean. For many living in Latin...
This page displays public events occurring in the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth under the following events categories: Diocesan, Parish, School, Vocations, and Other.
Saint Junipero Serra Institute is an adult formation program by the Diocese of Fort Worth. Saint Francis De Sales program is a catechist formation program by the Diocese of Fort Worth.
The following are the Singles Programs offered at the parish level.
This page is used for testing.
If you are unable to make one of our onsite NFP courses, you may take an online course.
Currently active and Approved Hispanic Ministry Apostolates.
The diocesan singles ministry is for (35 +) singles, separated, widowed or divorced.
The curriculum for the St. Junipero Serra Institute.
This page offers help to individuals who are struggling with emotional and spiritual wounds from abortion. We are here to help you.
The best practices, comprehensive policies and procedures for the Safe Environment Office of the Diocese of Fort Worth.
This page offers help to couples who have experienced the loss of an unborn baby through miscarriage or stillbirth. We are here to help you.
The Rite of Christian Initiation Adapted for Children is the practice of the Church for preparing non-baptized children 7 years of age and older for full participation in the sacramental life of the Church.
The Office of Youth Ministry works to serve the youth ministers, Full-Time, Part-Time, and Volunteer, of our diocese. We do this by providing formation and retreats. Our goal is to help with their overall spiritual and professional development as...
The office of Liturgy & Worship is available to assist you in your parish and can provide training in your parish at your convenience for those who train Liturgical Ministers.
The Well is our quarterly youth ministry meeting. We meet March, June, September, and December of each year at different parishes in the diocese.
This page is a list of Young Adult Ministry events, with a brief description.
The celebration of Confirmation draws us more deeply into God’s power unfolding the gifts of the Spirit which gives us strength to boldly witness for Christ.
The Office of Youth Ministry seeks to serve the youth and their families of our diocese in a variety of ways. We offer various events throughout the year for both middle school and high school age youth.
Vacation Bible School (VBS) is a specialized form of religious education for children that is held at parishes in the summer, usually for a week long, and at various times and locations.
Resources to help you learn and grow in your Catholic faith.
The Office of Youth Ministry and Adolescent Catechesis is committed to the meaningful involvement of young people in the parish and diocesan Catholic Church, the calling forth and celebrating of their many gifts as disciples.
A Eucharistic centered retreat for young people.
The Youth Ministers Retreat is specifically for youth ministers (full-time, part-time, volunteer) only. The retreat is scheduled some time in August. It is an overnight retreat that focuses on rejuvenating the soul of the youth ministers as they...
Campus ministry gathers the Catholics on campus for prayer, worship, and learning in order that they might bring the light of the Gospel to illumine the concerns and hopes of the academic community.
The Middle School Rally is an opportunity for middle school youth and their adult leaders from across the Diocese to spend a full day together in celebration of our Catholic faith and identity.
School of Leaders Meeting Schedule rotating at 3 different parishes
Each parish and school implements and operates the Safe Environment Program through the coordinated effort of an assigned Safe Environment Champion (SEC), who is appointed by the pastor.
Registration for the St. Junipero Serra Institute.
Our mission is to help draw people into an intimate union with Jesus Christ through assisting and supporting parishes in developing dynamic Evangelism and Adult Catechesis that fosters life-long conversion and commitment.
The Diocese of Fort Worth is committed to eradicating the evil of sexual abuse of minors. The protection of our children is a moral obligation and is of paramount importance to the Diocese of Fort Worth.
The march is a peaceful, prayerful gathering of pro-life people. Participants will start at the Washington Monument and walk up Constitution Ave. and end at the Supreme Court Building.
e-Bulletin is the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth’s electronic newsletter to communication news and information from the Diocese, it departments and its ministries to diocesan, parish and school employees.
The approval process applies to Pastors, Principals, Parish Directors of Religious Education, and Administrators of any Catholic institution or organization in the Diocese of Fort Worth as they consider inviting speakers who will be teaching-presenting...
The Hispanic Ministry in the Diocese of Fort Worth is committed to welcome and promote the cultural identity of the faces of our local Church, and to build a deeply Catholic and multicultural identity.
The following young adult groups meet on a regular basis for bible studies, social events and other activities.
St. Junipero Serra Institute is an Adult Formation Program by the Diocese of Fort Worth. This new institute continues the mission of forming the laity in the teachings of the Catholic Church.
The Empowering God’s Children® Program is for children and youth, Kindergarten through grade 12, to teach them about boundaries, how to recognize boundary violations, how to respond to persons who violate their boundaries...
Our ministry includes: Theology on Tap, support for local parish programs, opportunities for community outreach, prayer, retreats, athletic and outdoor events.
The office of Liturgy & Worship serves as a liturgical and educational resource for the clergy and parishes of the Diocese of Fort Worth.
The mission of the Hispanic Youth Ministry (called Pastoral Juvenil Hispana) of the Diocese of Fort Worth is to evangelize the young Hispanic to respond to the call to be a disciple of Jesus in order to create and foster unity in a multicultural society.
Campus ministry gathers the Catholics on campus for prayer, worship, and learning in order that they might bring the light of the Gospel to illumine the concerns and hopes of the academic community.
Registration for the St. Francis De Sales Basic Catechist Formation Program.
Resources for the St. Junipero Serra Institute.
Resources for the St. Francis De Sales Basic Catechist Formation Program.
The aim of the St. Frances De Sales Basic Catechist Formation Program is to form catechists. A catechist is a person who desires to teach the Catholic faith and become an effective witness of the Gospel.
Contact information for reporting any sexual abuse in the Diocese of Fort Worth.
A variety of published newsletters, articles, and resources designed to educate the faithful as well as highlight the numerous human life issues in need of serious attention.
Lock-In for Life is an overnight event where teens (8-12th grade) experience amazing pro-life talks, all night fun, and celebrating the gift of life with youth from all over the diocese.
At Pro-Life Bootcamp students will learn how to be Leaders for Life with a mission to Strengthen the Hearts of others and protect the dignity of all life. This is a great opportunity to learn and meet new friends with a quest for Life.
The Respect Life Office serves the Diocese of Fort Worth through Education, Pastoral Care, Prayer and Worship, and Public Policy in order to protect life from conception to natural death.
A list of the diocesan departments, programs and related organizations, with descriptions, staff pictures and contact information, as well as the online directory.
Catechesis is an education in the faith for children, young people, and adults which includes especially, the teaching of Christian Doctrine imparted, generally speaking, in an organic and systematic way...
NFP helps couples better understand and appreciate their fertility, as well as plan and space out childbirths. When you want to achieve pregnancy, it helps you identify the most fertile time.
The Diocese of Fort Worth currently offers in person training for Adult Volunteers and Employees. For more information about the training process, please visit this page.
Welcome to Young Adult Ministry (YAM) of the Diocese of Fort Worth. We encourage you to get involved and to participate in the various activities and groups.
As, catechists, our definitive aim must always be "to put people not only in touch, but also in communion and intimacy, with Jesus Christ." (GDC 80, CT 5)
Throughout the year, parishes throughout the Diocese of Fort Worth take up special collections to support the work of Christ in our Diocese, in the United States and throughout the world. Please give generously.
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