Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted the conclusion to the tense situation just after 9:30pm local time on Jan. 15.
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Bishop of Fort Worth Asks for Prayers for Synagogue Hostage Situation Involving Alleged Al-Qaida Terrorist
‘Please pray for the safety of the hostages, their families, this congregation, for the members of law enforcement, and for the peaceful surrender of the perpetrator(s) of this crime,’ said Bishop Michael Olson.
Father David Huneck is a former high-school chaplain in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana.
Last week, Father Kirkham dropped a lawsuit in which he had argued that the bishop had, in interviews with the Star-Telegram, implied that Father Kirkham’s removal was because he posed a danger to minors and the vulnerable.
The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops urged Catholics to not be involved with Texas Right to Life’s activities and that parishes not allow the organization to use their sites for events.