The mission of the Diocesan Archives is to safeguard sacramental and other records of the diocese and parishes and generally to preserve the cultural heritage of the Church of Dallas. In addition to the general archives of sacramental records, there is also maintained an historical archive of the diocese and individual parishes and institutions. The history of the Church of Dallas is chronicled through publications and the maintenance of a museum that displays historical artifacts, ecclesiastical appointments and publications. Included in the archives is a large collection of photographs and documents of historical interest.
History of the Diocese
Click on the links below to learn more about the History of the Diocese of Dallas.
- Coat of Arms for the Diocese of Dallas
- Past and Current Bishops of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas
- Teacher Resources
(includes eBooks on the History of the Diocese)
- Timeline of History of the Diocese of Dallas
- History of the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe