Dear brothers and sisters,
On this Day of Prayer, I wish first to thank the Lord for the gift of our common home and for all those men and women of good will committed to protecting it. I am likewise grateful for the many projects aimed at promoting the study and the safeguarding of ecosystems, for the efforts being made to develop more sustainable agriculture and more responsible nutrition, and for the various educational, spiritual and liturgical initiatives that involve Christians throughout the world in the care of creation.
ESPAÑOL: Catholic Charities-Diócesis de Laredo (CCDOL) se está asociando con el Consulado de México y CLINIC (Catholic Legal Immigration Network, INC) para brindar consultas de inmigración GRATUITAS a nacionales mexicanos. Ha habido muchos cambios en los procesos de inmigración y esta es una gran oportunidad para muchos. Comenzarán en septiembre y continuarán hasta diciembre de este año. El Consulado de México ha establecido una conferencia de prensa para nosotros, será:
All are invited to celebrate the anniversary of our diocese on August 9, 2018 with Mass at the San Agustín Cathedral at 6:30 p.m. The Diocese of Laredo Choir invites the faithful to pray with them through music with the prelude concert at 6:15 p.m.
The U.S. Provincial for the Oblates of Mary Immaculate has decided that the Order, due to a lack of personnel, will be leaving Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in Laredo, effective July 8, 2018. On that date, the parish will come under the pastoral care of the Diocese of Laredo. The Oblates will continue to serve Our Lady of Refuge in Eagle Pass and Sacred Heart Church in Eagle Pass.