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Texas Catholic Voice November 2021

November 30, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: New curriculum regarding human sexuality… Two Texas bishops chairing USCCB committees… Pray for Dobbs … And more! … A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director In this season of Advent, a time of patient seeking and active waiting, I am reminded of the need to continue to…

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Texas Catholic Voice October 2021

October 29, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: End of legislative session doesn’t mean end of our work … Payday lending … Pray for Dobbs … And more! … A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director The Texas House and Senate adjourned sine die on Oct. 19, and so we have reached what appears to…

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Texas Catholic Voice September 2021

October 1, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: Bishops meet, celebrate the witness of Bishop Raymond Peña … Respect Life Month begins: pray for laws to protect mothers and babies … And more! … A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director This week the bishops of Texas were scheduled to attend their biannual meeting in San…

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“Heartbeat” law adds to Texas’ respect for mothers and families

September 3, 2021

AUSTIN — Texas’ new “heartbeat” law adds to a growing network of support for pregnant mothers and their families, the bishops of Texas said in a statement released Sept. 3. The full statement follows. This week in Texas a law protecting the unborn from abortion, once a heartbeat is detected, went into effect. For the…

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Texas Catholic Voice August 2021

August 31, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: Passage of Chemical Abortion Safety Protocols victory for women School year’s begun Church’s ministry to migrants And more! … A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director As the second special session of the 87th Legislature draws to a close, we are very excited to report that today…

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Statement on passage of Chemical Abortion Safety Protocol (SB 4)

August 31, 2021

AUSTIN – The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops (TCCB) congratulates the Texas House and Senate for passage of SB 4, the Chemical Abortion Safety Protocol. The bill, which protects the health and safety of women by ensuring the FDA regulations for chemical abortion are codified in Texas statute, is now ready for Governor Greg Abbott’s…

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CCUSA and Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops Address Ministry with Migrants

August 12, 2021

Alexandria, Va. (August 12, 2021) – Catholic Charities USA and its 167 member agencies have a long history of serving their communities to help the most vulnerable find affordable housing, access vital food assistance and nutrition, receive mental and integrated healthcare and achieve economic self-sufficiency and stability. When disaster strikes, its agencies provide emergency and long-term relief to help individuals and families rebuild their lives. Additionally, since…

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Texas Catholic Voice June 2021

June 30, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: Our report on the results of the 87th Legislature TCCB ED announces new associate dir. of accreditation And more! … A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director As promised at the end of session, we have compiled a full report of the results of our advocacy at…

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Texas Catholic Voice: May 24

May 24, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: Legislature concludes May 31 … Death penalty resources for small groups … and more! A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director The 87th Texas Legislature closes “sine die” May 31. It’s been a historic session, what with the pandemic and the severe February winter storm, not to…

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Texas Catholic Voice: May 17

May 17, 2021

In this issue of the Texas Catholic Voice: Last week for committee action – Legislature concludes May 31 Execution scheduled for May 19 Laudato Si’ Week resources And more! A Message from Jennifer Allmon, Executive Director This is the final week of the Legislature in which committees can take action on bills, and next week…

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New Horizons

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