October 21, 2016

A Shepherd's Message - Oct. 25, 2016

Every October, the Catholic Church in the United States observes Respect Life Month. During this time, we pray and reflect on the precious gift of life from the moment of conception to natural death. It is a month during which we are called to deeply internalize the meaning of every human person.

October 11, 2016

A Shepherd's Message - Oct. 11, 2016

Each year October is Respect Life Month in the Catholic Church in the United States. This year’s theme, ‘Moved by Mercy,’ takes account of this Jubilee Year of Mercy called by Pope Francis.

September 13, 2016

Statement in response to Catholics for Choice campaign

On Monday, full-page advertisements ran in the San Antonio Express-News, the Houston Chronicle, and the Dallas Morning News from a Washington D.C.-based entity called Catholics for Choice.

September 12, 2016

A Shepherd's Message - Sept. 13, 2016

On Monday, Sept. 5, I presided at a celebration at our Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart for the Feast Day of St. Teresa of Calcutta, canonized by Pope Francis the day before, Sunday, Sept. 4.

August 16, 2016

A Shepherd's Message - Aug. 16, 2016

“Challenges exist to be overcome! Let us be realists, but without losing our joy, our boldness and our hope-filled commitment. Let us not allow ourselves to be robbed of missionary vigour.”

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