This year will be the 50th anniversary of the papal encyclical Hummanae Vitae. Bishop Mark J. Seitz gave a homily at St. Patrick Catholic Church on Hummanae ...
Catholicism can and must change, Francis forcefully tells Italian church gathering
Florence, Italy -- Pope Francis has renewed his call for a comprehensive vision for the future of the church, saying our times require a deeply merciful Catholicism that is unafraid of change.
What does the church teach about guardian angels?
Images of angels are on calendars and notecards, magnets and mugs. But these spiritual beings are not the stuff of Hallmark designs; they are real and powerful, serving as protectors and ministers of divine..
Fr. Chris Martin: Saturday Morning Mass
We all have that instinct to want to impress others and maintain our ego; it is simply human nature. We tend to define our worth by our outward appearances or our achievements. In his homily this morning, Fr. Chris Martin challenged us to think differently about our worth. He establishes two very significant points that apply to our approach to sin.
How the Catholic Church determines a true Marian apparition
When it comes to Marian apparitions, the Catholic Church takes a prudent approach that focuses more on the message than the miracle.
What is the Apostolic Pardon?
As a person draws closer to the doors of death, there is one blessing in particular that the Church reserves for this most sacred moment: the Apostolic Pardon. It is a pardon that can be given by a…
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Baptism is forever
With baptism, God proclaims each person "beloved" and no matter what they do, "God never disowns his children." See POPE-AUDIENCE-BAPTISM-SEAL of May 9, 2018
2017 Ordinations to the Priesthood by Catholic Diocese of Dallas
Watch Catholic Diocese of Dallas's 2017 Ordinations to the Priesthood on Livestream.com. With great joy, the Diocese of Dallas announces the ordination of Rev. Mr. Michael Jayson Baynham, Rev. Mr. Martin Castañeda and Rev. Mr. Javier Alberto Diaz Servin to the Order of Presbyter through the imposition and the invocation of the Holy Spirit by His Excellency The Most Reverend Edward J. Burns of the Diocese of Dallas.
Bishop Strickland promulgates constitution on teaching the Catholic Faith
Bishop Joseph E. Strickland has released a new pastoral constitution designed to guide the teaching