Statement from Bishop Edward Burns regarding a federal judge's injunction blocking the decision to refuse refugees in Texas
I do not believe that we lack the resources in the state of Texas to help refugees who are facing death, violence and fleeing for their lives, I would like to believe that we have the heart and the compassion to help people because they are created in the image of God, not rejected simply because they were born in another country.

Statement from Bishop Edward Burns regarding a federal judge's injunction blocking the decision to refuse refugees in Texas

I do not believe that we lack the resources in the state of Texas to help refugees who are facing death, violence and fleeing for their lives, I would like to believe that we have the heart and the compassion to help people because they are created in the image of God, not rejected simply because they were born in another country.



Statement of Bishop Edward J. Burns of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas on Governor Abbott's decision to deny refugee resettlement in Texas
Governor Greg Abbot delivered a letter today to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announcing Texas’s refusal to accept any additional refugees for fiscal year (FY) 2020.

Statement of Bishop Edward J. Burns of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas on Governor Abbott's decision to deny refugee resettlement in Texas

Governor Greg Abbot delivered a letter today to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announcing Texas’s refusal to accept any additional refugees for fiscal year (FY) 2020.



Annual ROE Memorial Mass and March for Life
On January 18, North Texas will mark the 47th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's tragic Roe v. Wade decision making abortion available on demand in America and leading to the death of more than 60 million unborn children.

Annual ROE Memorial Mass and March for Life

On January 18, North Texas will mark the 47th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's tragic Roe v. Wade decision making abortion available on demand in America and leading to the death of more than 60 million unborn children.



Inclement Weather Warning: Catholic Schools closing early January 10th
Due to impending inclement weather, several Catholic Schools will be closing early

Inclement Weather Warning: Catholic Schools closing early January 10th

Due to impending inclement weather, several Catholic Schools will be closing early




Bishop Burns responds to inaccuracies in police affidavit
"While there are a number of technical issues in the affidavit that will be addressed by lawyers and the Dallas Police Department, I feel a need to respond, as a shepherd of this Diocese, to many of the larger claims and implications made within that affidavit"

Bishop Burns responds to inaccuracies in police affidavit

"While there are a number of technical issues in the affidavit that will be addressed by lawyers and the Dallas Police Department, I feel a need to respond, as a shepherd of this Diocese, to many of the larger claims and implications made within that affidavit"