USCCB Chairman Mourns for Migrants Involved in Texas Tragedy July 24, 2017 WASHINGTON—Bishop Joe S. Vásquez of Austin, Texas, chair of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Migration, has issued the following statement on San Antonio law […]
Click Here to read what the U. S. Bishops Chairman says about the Draft Senate Health Care Bill.
Message from Bishop Burbidge on the 54th World Day of Prayer for Vocations May 7, 2017 Click Here for the message.
Statement by Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo and Bishop Michael F. Burbidge on Governor’s decision to commute death sentence of Ivan Teleguz We are all children of the same merciful, loving God, and he alone has dominion over all life. Because […]
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Administrative Committee issued a pastoral reflection encouraging all of us to do what we can to accompany migrants and refugees who seek a better life in the United States. The link to the full […]
Bishop Burbidge Voices Solidarity with Refugees In his statement on the Executive Order halting refugee admissions, Bishop Joe Vasquez, Chair of the Committee of Migration and Bishop of the Diocese of Austin, highlighted our nation’s long and proud tradition of […]