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Going beyond the numbers to show the people, ministries impacted by Annual Diocesan Appeal

Changes are ahead for the diocese’s annual appeal, starting with a new brand and a renewed effort to put a face to the lives impacted by the diocesan programs, services, and ministries, which are dependent on the critical funding and resources raised each year.


By seminarians, for everyone: new Catholic Bytes podcast offers different way to learn about faith

Catholic Bytes, a new Catholic podcast that offers short (5-10 minute), dynamic talks about the faith, launched June 29. Produced in Rome, the podcast hit the ground running, airing six episodes in the first week of its existence. 


Texas Catholic Conference disappointed with Supreme Court's hold on abortion law

AUSTIN, Texas (CNS) -- The Texas Catholic Conference expressed disappointment with the U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 decision June 29 which temporarily blocks Texas from enforcing new requirements on abortion clinics that would force many of them to close.