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Bishop David Konderla of Tulsa.

Tulsa diocese leaves Christian coalition over abortion

The Diocese of Tulsa has withdrawn from the Oklahoma Council of Churches because the group will not defend the life... Read more

Holy Family Cathedral in Tulsa.

Sex abuse accusation against Tulsa priest 'unsubstantiated'

An accusation that a priest sexually abused a minor during an assignment nearly 30 years ago was “unsubstantiated” and the... Read more

A memento mori at the Teutonic Cemetery in the Vatican.

Spooky, scary, saintly? How Catholics can see Halloween at its best

Whether you dress up as a ghoul, a hero, or a saint, Halloween has a Christian origin that should inspire... Read more

Oklahoma bishops praise new protections for Catholic adoption agencies

With the signing of a bill preserving the religious freedom of adoption agencies in Oklahoma, Gov. Mary Fallin drew praise... Read more

Fr. David Konderla makes his own crosier. Photo courtesy: St. Mary's Catholic Center, College Station, Texas.

'This is my light saber' – Tulsa's new bishop makes his own staff

Deep in the heart of Texas, a campus chaplain is busy making his final spiritual and practical preparations for becoming... Read more

Father David Konderla, who was appointed Bishop of Tulsa May 13, 2016.

Tulsa's next bishop has history in campus ministry and carpentry

Pope Francis on Friday named Father David Austin Konderla, the longtime campus ministry director at Texas A & M University,... Read more