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For the Record

Date Subject
09/03/2021Texas Heartbeat law statement from TCCB
08/27/2021Archdiocesan statement regarding vaccine letters
08/12/2021TCCB and CCUSA statement on ministry to migrants 
05/05/2021Texas bishops letter regarding permitless carry bills in Texas Legislature
05/03/2021Archbishop decree regarding reinstatement of Sunday Mass Obligation
05/07/2021Archbishop column regarding bills being considered in Texas Legislature
03/04/2021Archdiocesan announcement regarding governor's March 10 executive order
03/04/2021Archdiocesan statement regarding the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine
01/20/2021Archbishop statement regarding the inauguration of President Biden
01/06/2021Archbishop statement regarding violence in Washington, D.C.
12/04/2020Archbishop statement on moral permissibility of COVID-19 vaccines
11/10/2020Archbishop statement regarding Vatican report concerning Theodore McCarrick
10/22/2020Archbishop statement regarding Archbishop Gregory being named cardinal
10/21/2020Archbishop statement on Pope Francis documentary comments
10/16/2020Archbishop reminds faithful that dispensation is still in effect
7/08/2020Faith Leaders 4 Fair Lending
5/11/2020Decree from Archbishop Gustavo regarding reopening Mass to the public
4/16/2020Archbishop extends decree to May 18 regarding parishes
3/31/2020Archbishop extends decree regarding parishes to beginning of May
3/31/2020Archbishop and TCCB urge action on CARE Act
3/20/2020Archbishop updates decree regarding changes impacting Catholic parishes
3/13/2020Archbishop issues decree regarding changes in response to COVID-19
3/10/2020An Annunciation message of hope
7/29/2019Archbishop's statement concerning Westphalia church fire
7/7/2019Statement of the archbishop about reforming the broken immigration system
6/28/2019Archbishop's statement regarding the retirement of Father David Garcia
6/6/2019Archbishop's statement regarding appointment of Father Sylvester David, OMI, as auxiliary bishop of Cape Town
5/10/2019Archbishop's statement regarding Pope Francis' response for universal church concerning crimes of sexual abuse
4/15/2019Archbishop's statement concerning fire at Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris
11/20/2018Archbishop's statement concerning Chicago hospital shooting
11/8/2018Archbishop's statement on the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States
10/9/2018Archbishop's statement on the formation of the Lay Commission on Clergy Sexual Abuse of Minors
8/3/2018Archbishop's statement regarding Pope Francis' revision of the Catechism
6/28/2018Archbishop's statement concerning Supreme Court ruling
6/22/2018Archbishop's statement concerning vandalism at the missions
3/20/2018Statement concerning the serial bombings in central Texas
11/5/2017Archbishop's statement on shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs
10/2/2017Archbishop's statement concerning Las Vegas shooting
9/5/2017Archbishop's statement on administration's decision to end DACA
1/30/2017Statement in regards to President Donald Trump's announcements on immigration
1/26/2017Statement concerning president's actions to build a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border
12/5/2016Archbishop's statement concerning child care licenses to federal detention centers
12/13/2016Archbishop's statement on appointment of Bishop Edward Burns to Dallas Diocese
9/13/2016Texas bishops statement in response to Catholics for Choice campaign
9/3/2016Archbishop's statement upon the death of Howard E. Butt, Jr.
7/15/2016Archbishop's statement regarding violence in Nice, France
6/13/2016Archbishop's statement regarding Orlando mass shooting
5/3/2016Archbishop's statement on Pope Francis' comments concerning commission
4/8/2016Archbishop's statement regarding Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation
7/21/2015Archbishop's statement on Chattanooga shootings
6/26/2015Archbishop's statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage
6/26/2015Arzobispo Comunicado official Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos con respecto al "matrimonio" entre personas del mismo sexo
5/24/2015Archbishop's statement on the Pope's Environmental Encyclical
Pope Francis Environmental ENGLISH Encyclical
Pope Francis Environmental SPANISH Encyclical
3/2/2015 Archbishop Speaks for the unborn during "40 Days for Life".
1/1/2015 Archbishop's New Year's Message 2015
12/25/2014 Archbishop's Christmas Message 2014
12/18/2014 Archbishop's Statement concerning Dilley Detention Center
11/21/2014 Archbishop's Statement Re. President Obama's Immigration Executive Action
8/18/2014 Values Tested by border Crisis Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller