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COVID-19 News and Updates


  July 27, 2022

Time for Televised Mass in Spanish changed to 11:00 A.M.

The Televised Mass each Sunday on Univision 23 has been moved to 11:00 A.M.

  July 7, 2022

Bishop Burns announcement concerning Superintendent of Catholic Schools

  June 27, 2022

Notice of Death of Reverend Monsignor John Meyers

It is our sad duty to announce the death of Reverend Monsignor John ‘Jack’ Meyers who passed away on Thursday, June 23rd, 2022.

  June 24, 2022

Statement from Bishop Edward Burns on Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade

"Since 1973, we have prayed and marched for the right to life. We are grateful that this day has come and give thanks to God for the gift of life. "

  June 6, 2022

New Priest Appointments and Appointment Changes

The following appointments and assignments are effective July 1, 2022 unless otherwise noted.

  May 25, 2022

Prayer for the Victims of the School Shooting in Uvalde

Please join Bishop Burns and Bishop Kelly in prayer for the children and teachers who lost their lives at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, TX.

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Cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Dallas County

Dallas County Health and Human Services is continuing to work closely with the Center for Disease Control and the Texas Department of State and Health Services to monitor the outbreak and test ill individuals. 

This is a rapidly evolving situation and information will be updated as it becomes available. Also, check these sites often for the latest developments and what Texans need to know about COVID‑19. 

Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS)

Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)

Center for Disease Control (CDC)


Protect yourself and others

Residents are asked to help prevent spread of the virus by practicing non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) such as:

  • Social distancing (avoiding close contact with other people, especially those who are sick)
  • Covering coughs and sneezes, and hand hygiene
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands. 
  • If you are sick, stay home. 

Infographic - Stop the spread of germs


 From the Office of the Superintendent of Catholic Schools

The health and well-being of our students and their families is of utmost importance to us, and for that reason, the Catholic Schools Office alongside Bishop Burns has decided to close all diocesan and private schools and move to e-learning and remote learning protocols through March 27, 2020.

Updates from the Catholic Schools Office