Holy Week Invitation from Bishop Vásquez

Holy Week Invitation from Bishop Vásquez

Brothers and Sisters, The journey we began on Ash Wednesday and the sacrifices we have made have led us to Holy Week. On Palm Sunday, after our Lord’s triumphant entrance into Jerusalem, we move directly into Holy Week, the most solemn time of the liturgical...
Qué Pasa? – March 1, 2024

Qué Pasa? – March 1, 2024

Catechist Seminar: The Department of Faith Formation will host a Catechist Training Seminar on Saturday, March 16 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Longview from 8am-2:30pm. Sessions will be available in English and Spanish and focus on confirmation and...
Lenten Message from Bishop Joe Vásquez

Lenten Message from Bishop Joe Vásquez

February 7, 2024 My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:  Next week, we will begin the season of Lent. This liturgical season is a time of renewal and conversion for those of us who are already Christian, and it is about welcoming the newly baptized and initiated...
2024 Bishop’s Annual Appeal

2024 Bishop’s Annual Appeal

The 2024 Bishop’s Annual Appeal: The Lord calls you by name. This year’s theme is the sacrament of Confirmation, drawing inspiration from St. Paul’s conversion. The Lord calls each of us by name to spread and defend the gospel and to build up the Kingdom...