Office of the Bishop

Bishops of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas


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Most Rev. Edward J. Burns
Bishop's Office

Bishop, Diocese of Dallas
(214) 379-2816

Most Rev. Greg Kelly
Bishop's Office

Auxiliary Bishop/Vicar General/
Moderator of Curia/Vicar for Clergy
(214) 379-2821

Elsa M. Espinoza
Bishop's Office

Executive Assistant to the Bishop
(214) 379-2816

Maria G. Hernandez
Bishop's Office

Executive Assistant to the Auxiliary Bishop

Rita Gracia, MTS
Bishop's Office, Safe Environment

Associate Director of Safe Environment / Liaison for Statistical Data
(214) 379-2853

Sr. Theresa Khirallah, SSND
Bishop's Office

Bishop’s Delegate to the Religious
(214) 379-2897

Lynn Rossol
Bishop's Office

Bishop's Delegate for Ecumenism and Legislative Advocacy
(214) 379-2854