Bishop Flores

A Letter from Bishop Daniel Flores on Immigration

I wanted to share this post with our readers because I had the opportunity to attend this event where the Bishop’s words moved me to tears. His sensitive and profound approach to the complicated humanitarian issues we fac...
by La Vida Valle
 

 
 
The Bishop and the Rabbi

The Bishop and The Rabbi

It was quite an interesting night last night at the UTPA Student Union. Two prominent spiritual leaders sat down for the third time, and had a friendly conversation. They answered an overwhelming number of questions the audienc...
by Tapia - Gonzales
 

 
 
Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle in San Juan, Texas

When the Unexplained Calls

It happened yesterday. I’d heard it from my sister and my husband read about it in our church’s bulletin. Saint Pio of Pietrelcina’s relics were going to be present at the Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan. “Padre Pio”...
by Tapia - Gonzales
 

 

 
Bishop Daniel Flores blessing of congregation members celebrating a birthday or anniversary.

First Sunday of Advent with Bishop Daniel Flores

December 1st, 2019, the first Sunday of advent began with a pleasant surprise; Bishop Daniel E. Flores celebrated mass at our church in Harlingen. It took me a few seconds to realize it was him during the entrance procession af...
by Tapia - Gonzales
0

 
 
Sabbath dinner

We are not Islands

A common trick our mind plays on us involves the use of negative thoughts. Hopelessness, loneliness, low self esteem, helplessness… we know this game, for most of us have experienced low points in our lives. I usually refer t...
by Tapia - Gonzales