Serving the Church in Texas

Solidarity with immigrants

A Day of Prayer with a focus on the plight of refugees and migrants will take place across the United States on December 12, 2016, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

A voice of faith

The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops was established as the fifth state conference in the United States in 1963, during the Second Vatican Council. The diocesan bishops of Texas are the regular members of the TCCB.

Catholic Archives of Texas

The Catholic Archives of Texas is nationally recognized as a resource for discovering the history of the Catholic Church in the Southwest.

Education Department

TCCB Education Department oversees the accreditation of Catholic elementary and secondary schools in the Lone Star State, as part of the state-approved Texas Private School Accreditation Commission (TEPSAC).

Policy issues that matter to Catholics

On behalf of the Bishops, the TCCB advocates for policies and programs that support the life and dignity of every human person from conception through natural death. The TCCB's Legislative Agenda provides priorities and focus for this effort.

Public Policy

The Public Policy staff serve the Bishops before the Texas Legislature, the Texas delegation in Congress, and state agencies.

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Catholic Archives of Texas

Your online resource on the Roman Catholic heritage in the Lone Star State and across the Southwest. History doesn't stand still, so check back frequently for new developments.

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Education

Catholic schools in Texas are accredited through the TCCB's Education Department.

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Latest News

There are more than 8 million Catholics in Texas. And we are busy!

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You can get involved in the important issues shaping Catholic life in Texas. Sign up to receive action alerts for public policy efforts, to learn about education webinars and live events, and for updates on our Bishops' public policy work.

Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops
1600 N. Congress, Suite B
Austin, TX 78701
512.339.9882
Note: TCCB is located in the one story building behind the two-story building facing Congress. Parking is available from 16th Street.
Mailing address: PO Box 13285, Austin, TX 78711

 

 

Catholic Archives of Texas
6225 Hwy 290 East
Austin, TX 78723
512.476.6296