Privacy Policy

Privacy & Refund Policy

Diocese of Tyler respects your privacy, and uses its best efforts to respect and protect the privacy of our users.

Any information that we collect is used for improving the quality of our website content and user friendliness for a better user experience.

For visitors on our website we collect:

  • The email address and personal information from the visitors who communicate with us via email.
  • Aggregate (General Tracking) information about pages that users visit on our site.
  • User specific information about pages that users visits on our site.
  • Any information given to us by users that contact us via inquiry form, survey, etc.

The Diocese does not collect any personally identifiable information about you unless you voluntarily and knowingly submit such information to us. Any personal information you provide to us (by filling out a survey or registration form or sending us an e-mail message, for example). including and similar to your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of Diocese of Tyler.

The Diocese of Tyler may share personally identifiable information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) the Diocese of Tyler rights or property, other Diocesan users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. The Diocese of Tyler may share personally identifiable information when the person submitting the information authorizes us to share it or we are required to by law.

Refund Policy
If you have made an error in making your donation or you have changed your mind about contributing to the Diocese of Tyler, we will honor all requests for a refund that are made within 30 days of the donation. For other events, the Diocese of Tyler's refund policy will be determined according to each office and/or event.We will do our best to serve you-- in the event you require a refund, please contact the Diocesan department handling the registration fees or donation. 

External Sites
Diocese of Tyler is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. You are advised to read the privacy policy of external sites before disclosing any personal information.

A "cookie" is a small data text file that is placed in your browser and allows Diocese of Tyler to recognize you each time you visit this site (customization etc). Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information, and Diocese of Tyler does not use cookies to collect personal information.

Managing Your Information
The Diocese strives to respect any decision you may make concerning the collection and subsequent use of your information. You may receive information while accessing this web site via or a third party. With your use of and its affiliated sites, you consent to the use of your personal information by the Diocese of Tyler in the manner specified within our Privacy Policy.

Deleting Information
If at any time you wish to stop receiving certain types of information, you can elect to do so by sending an email to the Diocesan office or department that sent the email, or you may email, just be sure to forward the email you received from the Diocese that we can better serve your request. Unfortunately, the Diocese may not be able to delete other types of information, such as aggregate or stored information.

Additional Points
While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to the Diocese of Tyler and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. In addition other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through Diocese of Tyler have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions.

Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies.

The Diocese does not direct its web site to children under thirteen (13) years of age. Individuals under eighteen (18) should consult with their parent or guardian about the use of this site for their benefit.

The privacy policy is effective as of January 1, 2016. The Diocese of Tyler reserves the right to change this policy at any time. Any changes to the privacy policy of will be posted here in our privacy policy page. This statement and the policies outlined herein are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.

By using this site, you give your assent to the Diocese of Tyler Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our sites. Your continued use of the following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. If you have questions or concerns regarding this website's privacy statement, you should first contact the Diocese of Tyler at