• October 20, 2020

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Diocese of El Paso, HOPE Border Institute release 2020 Voter’s

As early voting got underway Tuesday across the region, the Hope Border Institute and Bishop Mark J. Seitz of the Diocese of El Paso announced the launch of the Borderlands Voting Guide 2020. “As we begin early voting,” said Bishop Mark J. Seitz, “I’m proud to collaborate with the Hope Border Institute in offering this […]Read More

Diocese of El Paso opens to Phase 3 in Protocols

Under the direction of Bishop Mark Seitz, the Diocese of El Paso will open Phase 3 Protocol for Church Gatherings during the time of Pandemic effective the weekend of September 12-13. Phase 3 allows parishes inside El Paso County to gather for Sunday Masses up to 25% capacity. Phase 3 Protocol specifically States: Churches where […]Read More

Bishop Seitz announces new Pastoral Assignments for the Diocese of

Monday afternoon, Bishop Mark Seitz announced the new pastoral assignments for various clergy serving the Catholic Diocese of El Paso. The new parish assignments will be effective on September 18, 2020. San Francisco Xavier Parish (South Central El Paso) Priests from the religious community of the Augustinians of the Assumption will begin serving the Diocese for […]Read More

Pastor of Our Lady of Peace in Alpine tests Positive

The Diocese of El Paso announced on Wednesday afternoon that Rev. Edilberto “Beto” Lopez, Pastor of Our Lady of Peace in Alpine, Texas, has tested positive for COVID-19. Fr. Lopez and Our Lady of Peace and Fr. Joe Raj, S.J. who serves as his Vicar are currently under a 14-day quarantine. “Fr. Raj was tested […]Read More

Bishop Seitz gives churches authority to begin Phase One; Includes

Wednesday afternoon, Bishop Mark J. Seitz announced that beginning Thursday June 11, Churches within El Paso County may begin Phase One of the Diocesan Protocols for Church gatherings during the COVID-19 pandemic. Diocese officials point out that the approved in church gatherings will adhere to the Social Distancing guidelines they set out at the start […]Read More