November 14, 2015

Statement re. Paris Terror Attacks

My prayers are with the people of France following the horrific attacks in Paris. May our merciful Lord comfort those suffering during this tragic loss of life, and I ask the faithful of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to join Our Holy Father and people from all over the world in praying for the victims and their families.

October 16, 2015

Update from the Synod on the Family

Watch Video

October 5, 2015

A Shepherd's Message - October 5, 2015

I am writing this column from Rome. The Synod of Bishops began on Sunday, October 4, with an Opening Mass in which all the Synod participants concelebrated with the Holy Father.

September 8, 2015

A Shepherd's Message - September 8, 2015

In a few weeks Pope Francis will make his first pilgrimage to the United States. It is not only his first visit as Successor of St. Peter but his first visit ever to the United States.

September 4, 2015

Statement re. Planned Parenthood

Twenty years ago, Pope St. John Paul II wrote in his Encyclical, Evangelium Vitae (the Gospel of Life) that "whatever is opposed to life itself… whatever violates the integrity of the human person … whatever insults human dignity … are infamies indeed.

Media Relations

1700 San Jacinto St.
Houston, Texas 77002
Fax: 713-659-3444

Jo Ann Zuñiga
Media Relations Manager

Jonah Dycus
Secretariat Director of Communications