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  October 23, 2020

Statement regarding comments of Pope Francis in the film 'Francesco'

In the documentary Francesco that was released in Italy on October 21, a very brief segment apparently includes Pope Francis speaking about same-sex civil unions.

  October 7, 2020

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Join us on October 28th in an educational and informative panel discussion - our panel of experts will share resources and services available to assist victims of Domestic Violence within our diocese.

  October 2, 2020

Blessing of the Animals for the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi 2020

Many parishes will be celebrating the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi by offering a Blessing of the Animals. Find times for blessings at a parish near you!

  August 18, 2020

Collin County Diocesan Schools to Reopen for in Person Instruction this Fall

Prayers for a safe and successful year take on a special importance this year as students at some Catholic schools in the Diocese of Dallas head back to class.

  July 22, 2020

Diocesan Schools to Reopen with In-Person Instruction this Fall

"Our decisions have been made with only three objectives in mind: the health, safety and faith of our students, teachers and staff. “

  June 26, 2020

Statement from Bishop Edward J. Burns Concerning Reopening of Sunday Masses

"In heeding the messages of civic officials and medical personnel to slow down the process of re-opening, and after consultation with the diocesan priest council, I have decided to ask the individual pastors to determine for their parishes whether or not they should resume Sunday Masses at this time. "

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