The Catholic Diocese of Tyler

2021 Bishop’s Annual Appeal: Fostering the Mission

2021 Bishop’s Annual Appeal: Fostering the Mission

Thank you for considering a sacrificial pledge to the 2021 Bishop’s Annual Appeal: Fostering the Mission. Once each of us does the best we can, we’ll reach the minimum need of $2,300,000 for our shared ministries. May God guide and strengthen us to follow St. Joseph’s...
Guadalupe Radio Launching KEES 1430 AM

Guadalupe Radio Launching KEES 1430 AM

A new Catholic radio station under the management of the Guadalupe Radio Network is coming to the Diocese of Tyler.  The station will launch a special Catholic Radio Kickoff Show on KEES 1430 AM on Wednesday, Feb. 10 from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. during which Bishop Joseph E....
Rosary Congress October 2020

Rosary Congress October 2020

In conjunction with the conclusion of the Year of the Eucharist in the Diocese of Tyler, a Diocesan Rosary Congress will be held from Oct. 2-9 at various parishes around the diocese. Please see this link for more information: 2020 Rosary Congress...
“Gift of Life Community Blood Drive” – July 29

“Gift of Life Community Blood Drive” – July 29

The Diocese of Tyler Sanctity of Life Office, Catholic Charities East Texas, Knights of Columbus, CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances, St. Philip Institute of Catechesis and Evangelization and Bishop Thomas K. Gorman School, are partnering with Carter BloodCare on a ...

Msgr. Gerald Priest (1939-2019)

A Funeral Mass for Monsignor Gerald Alan Priest, 79, of Crockett will be held on Monday, August 5, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Tyler with Bishop Joseph E. Strickland as the principal celebrant. Burial will take place at Holy...

Father Peter McGrath (1963-2019)

Rev. Peter G. McGrath, 56, entered eternal life peacefully and with the consolation of the sacraments on June 3, 2019, surrounded by his family, brother priests, and his bishop. He was born January 26, 1963, in Cloneen, Co. Tipperary, Ireland, to Betty and Michael...