March 21, 2019 -- The Diocese of Tyler is seeking qualified applicants for an Administrative Assistant in the Secretariat for Stewardship and Development. Information on the position and how to apply is below. 

40 Days for Life

TYLER - Chris Davis, the campaign strategist of the peaceful, prayerful, effective 40 Days for Life project, will tell the story of this groundbreaking effort in Tyler on March 5. Davis will be speaking at the 40 Days for Life-Tyler Kickoff Rally, which is set for 7 p.m. at the Bishop T.K. Gorman Middle School Gymnasium.  

Marshall, TX: February 10, 2019—  The Diocese of Tyler held its first special needs ministry event of 2019 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Marshall, Texas. Our afternoon included a meet and greet of families, Mass, Valentine arts and crafts, and dinner! A big thank you to St. Joseph’s for hosting this event and the Knights of Columbus for a delicious meal. This year is off to a great start and we look forward to future events.

To receive information about the special needs ministry, please contact Mikki Sciba at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click Here to see the photos from this Diocesan Special Needs Mass!

Tyler, TX, February 9, 2019— Couples from across the Diocese of Tyler gathered for holy mass and to celebrate the wonderful graces they received in the sacrament of Holy Matrimony. These couples celebrated anniversaries ranging from 5 to an impressive 74 years of marriage! Bishop Strickland offered the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, which was followed by a reception in the Cathedral center. The St. Philip Institute and Diocese of Tyler would like to pay a special thanks to the Cathedral Altar Society for sponsoring this year’s reception.

Click Here to see the photos from this year's World Marriage Day Celebration!

LONGVIEW — Deacon Joseph R. Pipak, Sr., 90, passed away Jan. 30, 2019, in his home surrounded by family. Rosary will be recited Saturday, Feb. 2 at 5 p.m. It will be followed by visitation from 5:30 8 p.m. at Radar Funeral home in Longview.

A Mass of Christian Burial officiated by Most Rev. Joseph Strickland will be held at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Longview at 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 4 followed by interment at Rosewood Cemetery in Longview.