The latest news from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

 


June 26, 2019

U.S. Bishops’ President and Committee Chairman Say Horrific Death of Father and Daughter at Border and Appalling Conditions for Children are Cries that Reach Heaven Itself

The cry of a father and his baby daughter who drowned crossing the Rio Grande reaches heaven itself. This unspeakable consequence of a failed immigration system, together with growing reports of inhumane conditions for children in the custody of the federal government at the border, shock the conscience and demand immediate action

June 21, 2019

Statement of the Archdiocese re: False allegation of abuse against Bishop George Sheltz

A Statement of the Archdiocese re: False allegation of abuse against Bishop George Sheltz

June 11, 2019

President of U.S. Bishops Conference Appoints Three New Members of National Review Board for the Chapter for Protection of Children and Young People

Three new members have been appointed to serve on the National Review Board (NRB) by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, of Galveston-Houston, President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).

June 4, 2019

Archdiocesan Statement Concerning One-Sided, Inaccurate Reporting by the Associated Press

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has issued a statement concerning the one-sided, inaccurate reporting by the Associated Press

May 17, 2019

President of U.S. Bishops and Chairman of Migration Issue Statement on President’s Proposed Immigration Reform Plan

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of Houston, Texas, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), and Bishop Joe S. Vásquez of Austin, Texas, Chairman of the USCCB Committee on Migration, issued the following statement in response to the President’s remarks today on his proposed immigration reform plan.

May 9, 2019

President of U.S. Bishops’ Conference Issues Statement on Pope Francis’s Motu Proprio Ordering Worldwide Response to the Evil of Sexual Abuse

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, issued the following statement regarding the release of Pope Francis’s Motu Proprio earlier today.

April 28, 2019

President of U.S. Bishops’ Statement on Synagogue Shooting in Poway, California

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, has issued the following statement on the deadly shooting that has taken place at Chabad of Poway Synagogue near San Diego.

April 21, 2019

President of U.S. Catholic Bishops’ Statement on Terrorist Attacks at Multiple Churches, Hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

The following statement has been issued by Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops regarding simultaneous explosions in Sri Lanka targeting the country’s minority Christian community as well as luxury hotels around Colombo on Easter Sunday morning. At least 200 people were killed and more than 400 injured in the terrorist attacks.

 

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