Deacon Steven Chabarria will be ordained to the priesthood on Sat., June 3 at 10 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Tyler.  Deacon Steven, a parishioner of St. Mary Magdalene in Flint, is the son of Albert and Laura Chabarria of Flint.  Deacon Steven recently completed his Masters in Divinity from Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans.

The Diocese of Tyler is hosting its second annual Eucharistic Congress, June 9-10, 2023, at Bishop Gorman School in Tyler. This event is an opportunity for the diocese to gather for Mass, prayer, formation, and community. This year the Eucharist Congress will focus on the sacrament of Baptism and feature keynote presentations in Spanish from Bishop Daniel Flores, bishop of Brownsville, and English presentations from Dr. John Bergsma, a professor at Franciscan University. For more information and to register visit

Texas Needs Fatima is sponsoring a day of prayer at the Vogeler Cross at Stafford’s Meadow Farm, Montalba, TX 75853, on Saturday, June 10, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. The address is the corner of Farm Road 2330 and Anderson County Road 2418 in Montalba, Texas 75853. Please bring a hat, bag lunch, and a lawn chair. Water will be provided and restrooms are nearby. Rain or shine, we shall gather…but in case of rain, we shall move to a barn on the premises. For more information, visit: 

St. Michael Parish in Mt. Pleasant is hosting a Youth Retreat July 7-9 at the Mt. Plesant Civic Center.  The retreat is open to all youth in the diocese.  See this flyer for more information or call the St. Michael Office at (903) 572-5227.

Qué Pasa? is a monthly resource from the Diocese of Tyler Communications Office that provides announcements and events from around the diocese. We are happy to help publicize events and activities for Catholics happening in the diocese. Events must be open to all Catholics and must align with the Catholic Church. To request that an announcement or event appear in Qué Pasa?, please complete this form. The deadline is the 25th of each month. The diocese has final discretion on the inclusion of announcements and the wording used.