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  March 18, 2021

Abstinence and the Feast of St. Joseph

Because the Feast of St. Joseph is a solemnity, there is no requirement to abstain from eating meat on Friday, March 19th.

  March 5, 2021

Statement of Bishop Edward J. Burns on the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine

It is important to emphasize what the USCCB’s statement does say and what it does not say.

  March 5, 2021

Bishop Edward J. Burns issues response to Governor Abbott’s decision

The governor’s recent decision to remove the mask mandate and open up the state has created concern as to how our churches and schools will respond to the announcement.

  March 4, 2021

St. Joseph Celebrations for the Year of St. Joseph in the Diocese of Dallas

In observance of the Feast of St. Joseph, Bishop Edward Burns will celebrate a special Men’s Mass on Thursday, March 18, the vigil of the Solemnity of St. Joseph.

  February 21, 2021

2021 Lenten Reflections Created by the Diocesan Interracial Task Force

The Interracial Healing Task Force has created reflection questions designed to help each of us look inside ourselves to consider the often-difficult topic of racism.

  February 19, 2021

Bishop Edward J. Burns Announces Diocesan Synod and Post-Pandemic Pastoral Plan

Recognizing that the pandemic has taken its toll on discipleship, Bishop Burns presents a pastoral plan that provides a historic response to a historic pandemic.

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