Human life must be respected and protected absolutely from the moment of conception. From the first moment of his existence, a human being must be recognized as having the rights of a person – among which is the inviolable right of every innocent being to life. . .
About Fr. Nolan Lowry
Fr. Nolan Thomas Lowry was born in Tyler in 1983 and grew up in Gilmer. He and his family converted to Catholic Christianity when he was a teen. After his graduation from Gilmer High School in 2002, he was accepted into seminary by Bishop Álvaro Corrada, SJ. He studied at Holy Trinity Seminary in Dallas, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Philadelphia, and the Pontifical North American College in Rome. On July 17, 2010, Bishop Corrada ordained him a priest of Jesus Christ for the Diocese of Tyler. Fr. Lowry has a STB degree in general theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome and a STL degree in moral theology from the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross also in Rome. For the last four years, he has been serving as pastor of St. Leo the Great Parish in Centerville and St. Thomas More Mission in Hilltop Lakes. Fr. Lowry also serves on the Diocesan Liturgical Commission and the Diocesan Vocations Team. He loves to teach, preach and write, and he enjoys watching high school and pro football. Fr. Lowry’s greatest zeal is to share the joy of knowing and loving Jesus Christ and helping others into relationship with Him through the Catholic Church. He is looking forward to serving the greater Athens area as pastor of St. Edward’s.