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Diocesan Press Releases

USCCB President, Vice President, and Migration Chair Announce National Call-in Day for Dreamers for February 26

"This coming weekend, we will be asking the faithful across the nation to call their Members of Congress next Monday, February 26, to protect Dreamers from deportation, to provide them a path to citizenship, and to avoid any damage to existing protections for families and unaccompanied minors in the process.

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Bishop Burbidge, USCCB President Offers Condolences on the Death of the Rev. Billy Graham

The Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge, Bishop of the Diocese of Arlington, and Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, have issued the following statements on receiving the news of the Rev. Billy Graham's death.

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Bishop Burbidge, US Bishops Conference President Reaction to Shooting at Florida High School

Following the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, the Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge, Bishop of the Diocese of Arlington, and Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, called for prayer and healing.

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Arlington Catholic Herald

Fr. Trinkle becomes the Diocese of Arlington's first hermit

February, 21st 2018

Father Clarence M. Trinkle has made diocesan history by becoming the first consecrated hermit in the Diocese of Arlington Feb 21.

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I wish you all a fruitful Lenten journey, and I ask you to pray for me and my collaborators as we begin our week of Spiritual Exercises.