2020 Ad Limina - Day 1, January 19th
Bishop Edward J. Burns discusses Bishop Kelly's broken ankle, the activities of the Ad Limina visit, and the Dallas seminarians behind the camera who are making these videos possible.

2020 Ad Limina - Day 1, January 19th

Bishop Edward J. Burns discusses Bishop Kelly's broken ankle, the activities of the Ad Limina visit, and the Dallas seminarians behind the camera who are making these videos possible.



What's an 'Ad Limina' visit? Here are 10 things you need to know
On January 19-25, the Bishops from Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas will travel to Rome for their 'Ad Limina' visits. Here's some helpful information to better understand the significance of this important visit.

What's an 'Ad Limina' visit? Here are 10 things you need to know

On January 19-25, the Bishops from Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas will travel to Rome for their 'Ad Limina' visits. Here's some helpful information to better understand the significance of this important visit.



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.




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"