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If it was true, as some critics said back when, that Roman Catholic Bishop Kevin Vann was too timid in dealing with difficult issues, that won't be his legacy when he leaves the Diocese of Fort Worth in December.
In December, Kevin Vann will become the bishop of Orange, Calif.
Dressed in a white gown, Sara Steves, an eighth-grader at Holy Trinity Catholic School in Grapevine, was the only girl in a group of altar servers preparing to lead a procession of clergy and the region's top Catholic bishop.
Kevin Vann, who led the diocese through a tumultuous period of gut-wrenching exposure of clergy child sex abuse, begins his new job in December.
Bishop Kevin Vann probably does listen to the nuns -- it is good human resource policy, but he does not hear them? (See: "Catholic Church values its nuns," Tuesday) If he really heard them, he would take a courageous stand and speak ou...
Bishop Kevin Farrell of the Dallas Diocese took to Twitter to urge all Catholics in the diocese "to please pray for the Pope today." The Fort Worth diocese does not have a bishop and Pope Benedict's surprise resignation may delay ...
Joseph Jordan spent more than 20 years volunteering to chaperone children on ski trips and pilgrimages to see the pope whenever he visited the United States.
Under a huge dome with images of winged angels, six former Fort Worth-area Episcopal clergymen -- including a father and son -- lay facedown at a marble altar Saturday and were ordained as priests in the Roman Catholic Church.
The surprise resignation of Pope Benedict XVI as shepherd of 1.2 billion Roman Catholics was an extraordinary event both for the church and for a world that continues to see this spiritual leader also as an influential voice on broader issues.