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Catholic Diocese of Dallas

For the last 10 years, Bishop Kevin Farrell has led the Catholic Diocese of Dallas. Now, he’s gotten quite the promotion – being called by Pope Francis to serve at the Vatican.

TCU Catholics Respond To Pope's Immigration Comments

Feb 23, 2016
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After the pope's criticism of Donald Trump's immigration policies last week, a priest at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth said Francis has taught the message of building bridges - not walls - all along.

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The constantly growing Catholic Diocese of Dallas will have a new assistant bishop, courtesy of the Pope. Word came Wednesday from Rome that Monsignor John Gregory Kelly was named bishop.

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Pope Francis addresses the United Nations this morning. Watch the livestream below:

At A Dallas Watch Party, Pope's Words Are A Call To Action

Sep 24, 2015

Americans have been following the visit of Pope Francis with gusto – most from a distance. 

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Pope Francis addressed Congress this morning. Watch the address below.

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Pope Francis arrived in the United States on Tuesday. This morning, he met with President Barack Obama at the White House. Then he greeted thousands of people in a parade as he traveled via popemobile.

In a much-anticipated visit, Pope Francis arrived at the White House Wednesday morning, where he met with President Obama. Francis addressed a crowd of more than 11,000 people.

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The head of the Dallas Catholic Diocese is overjoyed by the selection of a pope from Latin America. Bishop Kevin Farrell sees a lot of enthusiasm among North Texas Catholics for Pope Francis.