Dwindling church attendance? Where?

Not in one corner of Texas, where this huge new church is opening.  Details: An average of 1,200 people have packed weekend Masses at St. Jerome Catholic Church in recent years, testing the modest structure completed 35 years ago. At the time, it was suitable for this rural congregation southeast of San Antonio. With 3,700 square [Read More...]

Ordination update: 18 new deacons for San Antonio

June is bustin’ out all over — with deacons! Some details, from the local paper: This year’s class of deacons includes men with varied and interesting backgrounds, each with their own unique story of faith. They include a former captain of the swim team of the U.S. Air Force Academy, a former railroad president and [Read More...]