Pope Francis Taps Dallas Native To Lead Lubbock DiocesePope Francis has named Reverend Monsignor Robert Coerver of St. Rita Catholic Church in Dallas as the new Bishop of Lubbock.
Vandals Tag Satanic Symbols, Racial Slurs On ChurchParker County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a graffiti call Monday afternoon in Springtown, where Friendship Baptist Church was vandalized.
Man Charged In Watauga Mosque Threat Later ApologizedPolice said that a man accused of calling a mosque in Watauga, threatening to decapitate Muslims, later called back to apologize. James Nicholas Smithey was arrested August 19 and released on $500 bond.
Sentencing Set For Man Accused Of Helping Plot Garland AttackA September 15 sentencing date has been set for a man convicted of supporting the Islamic State terrorist group and helping to plot an attack at a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in North Texas.
Pope Taps Dallas Bishop To Head New Vatican Office For FamiliesPope Francis has named an American, Dallas Bishop Kevin Farrell, to head the new Vatican office for families and laity.
Texas Lawyer Ordered To Watch What He 'Prays' For On FacebookTwice, in separate trials, the Ellis County District Attorney's office has convinced judges to stop attorney Mark Griffith from posting running commentary of a trial in his prayers on Facebook.
Fencer Makes U.S. History Wearing Hijab In OlympicsIbtihaj Muhammad looked like all the other fencers when she stepped on the piste, save for the non-descript black scarf covering her head. With that small gesture, Muhammad made U.S. history.
Wednesday's Warriors: Adalynn HawkinsThis week’s Wednesday’s Warrior features a story of strength and courage from a toddler battling leukemia.
Baylor Alumni Group Demands Complete ReportBaylor University's main alumni organization is demanding the school publicly release its full investigation into how the school handled sexual assault complaints against football players.
Writings By Mother Teresa To Be Published In AugustA collection of previously unreleased writings by Mother Teresa is coming out in August, weeks before the late Nobel Peace Prize winner is to be canonized. The material in the book focuses on mercy and compassion.
Supreme Court Avoids Ruling In Birth Control DisputeThe Supreme Court failed to resolve a knotty dispute between faith-based groups and the Obama administration over birth control on Monday. The justices asked lower courts to take another look at the issue in a search for a compromise.
North Texas Cities Hold National Day Of Prayer EventsSeveral cities across North Texas are observing National Day of Prayer on Thursday afternoon and evening. Find out details about what is happening in Mesquite, Mansfield, Plano and Rockwall.