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The Friday E-Pistle (Feb. 17, 2017)

A message from Bishop Vásquez

Official appointment

  • Rev. Richard Tijerina, in residence at St. Louis Parish in Austin, effective Feb. 16, 2017.

Lumen Gentium 2017

Lumen Gentium 2017 will be June 20 at the Mayborn Center in Temple. Instructions on how to submit nominations will be sent to pastors next week. All nominations are due by March 31.

Lent 2017

The Worship Office now has the 2017 Lenten Overview available on their webpage.

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The Friday E-Pistle (Feb. 10, 2017)

A message from Bishop Vásquez

Letter on immigration

Last weekend, Feb. 4-5, I directed all parishes to read the following letter before all Masses. The full text of the letter is available here:

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Faith-based groups stand against SB4 and other anti-immigrant legislation

The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops issues the following press release regarding SB4:

AUSTIN — A coalition of faith-based organizations, including the Texas Catholic Conference of
Bishops, the Texas Baptist Christian Life Comission, Austin Interfaith and the Texas Industrial Areas
Foundation, are stepping up the pressure for the Texas Legislature to reject so-called “anti-sanctuary
city” bills.

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Knights of Peter Claver celebrate 30 years

On Dec. 11, the Holy Cross Council and Court 284 commemorated its 30th anniversary in the Knights of Peter Claver and Ladies Auxiliary. The following Knights and Ladies received certificates and recognition for 30 years of faithful service in the name of Claverism: Johnnie Dorsey, Lester Johnson, Dean Dorsey, Donna Sistrunk-Irving, Geri Stewart, 
Theresa Fontenette and Carolyn Davis. 

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