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9 Days for Life is a multi-faceted novena for the respect and protection of every human life. Each day, a different intention is accompanied by a short reflection, suggested actions, and related information.


Our Lady of Guadalupe School will kick off Catholic Schools Week with La FEria, a traditional Mexican-themed feria to celebrate the 115th Anniversary of OLOG school. Join them on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. for Mexican food, mariachi music, games, booths, loteria and lots of fun! Find the posters in the gallery below.

For nearly a half century, the Catholic Church in the United States has celebrated National Migration Week, which is an opportunity for the Church to reflect on the circumstances confronting migrants, including immigrants, refugees, children, and victims and survivors of human trafficking.

In an effort to aid immigrants from El Salvador in the United States, a consulate is now available in Laredo, Texas. On Friday, December 15, 2018, Most Reverend James A. Tamayo blessed the facility of the consulate and welcomed the compatriots and their staff to the United States. Representatives of El Salvador included Ambassador of El Salvador in Washington, DC, Ivette Canjura; Vice-minister, Liduvina Magarin; and Consulate representative for Laredo, David Moreno.

Bishop James A. Tamayo extends birthday wishes to Pope Francis on behalf of the people of the Diocese of Laredo.

The Office of Stewardship and Development for the Diocese of Laredo invite everyone to participate in a fun advent challenge. This challenge will help us dive deeper into the meaning of stewardship: giving of our time, talent and treasure to all people.