July 16, 2018
  • 10:27 am Archbishop Column: The Word is God is bigger than us, beyond us
  • 10:24 am Church continues mission and ministry after three centuries in San Antonio
  • 10:13 am Six men ordained priests, receiving the sacramental gift of the Holy Spirit
  • 11:15 am Keep immigrant families together, bishops plead at border
  • 9:23 am Homilía de Arzobispo Gustavo a 1 de Julio Misa Conmemorativa de César Chávez

On Sunday evening, the White House released Immigration Principles and Policies that are a proposed list of priorities to be considered when working on legislative protection for Dreamers. Bishop Joe S. Vásquez of Austin, chairman of the Committee on Migration, issued the following statement urging Congress to “ensure true protection for Dreamers once and for […]

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Al amparo de DACA, más de 110,000 jóvenes contribuyen a la sociedad y al bienestar de Texas Los Obispos católicos de Texas han emitido la siguiente declaración en respuesta a la decisión de poner fin a la Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA por sus siglas en inglés). En primer lugar les […]

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Under DACA, more than 110,000 young people contribute to Texas society and well-being The Texas Catholic Bishops have issued a statement in response to the decision to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA): We say, first, to DACA youth: regardless of your immigration status, you are a child of God. You are welcome in the […]

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By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM COLOMBIA (CNS) — Politicians who call themselves pro-life must be pro-family and not enact policies that divide families and rob young people of a future, Pope Francis said. Flying from Colombia back to Rome late Sept. 10, Pope Francis was asked about U.S. President Donald […]

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CatholicAnchor.org Alaska’s Catholic bishops condemned a decision by President Donald Trump’s administration to phase out the Obama era policy called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). The program, which Obama instituted by executive order in 2012, allowed children who were brought to the United States illegally as minors to receive renewable short-term work permits and […]

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  By Matt Hadro Washington D.C., Sep 5, 2017 / 03:23 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishops condemned the Trump administration’s decision Tuesday to end a program that benefited hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S. as minors. “The cancellation of the DACA program is reprehensible,” leading U.S. bishops said in a joint statement […]

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Providence, R.I., Sep 5, 2017 / 07:38 pm (CNA).- Many Americans are justifiably outraged at the lives that will be shattered by the cancellation of DACA – but that same sentiment should extend to the unborn lives cut short by abortion, said Bishop Thomas J. Tobin of Providence, R.I. In a Sept. 5 Facebook post […]

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