Ministry assists those seeking legal residency in the U.S.
By ROSE YBARRAThe Valley Catholic
SAN JUAN — When Martha Roman’s son, a U.S. citizen, turned 21, he filed an immediate relative petition for a green card for his mother.
Remembering 'Father Gus'
Msgr. Agostinho S. Pacheco, a retired priest of the Diocese of Brownsville, passed away on March 14, 2017 at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg. He was 83.
Bishop Flores to lead Via Crucis at basilica on Good Friday
The Valley Catholic
SAN JUAN — For the last 18 years, Brenda Nettles Riojas, director of communications for the diocese and editor of The Valley Catholic, has spent every Good Friday marking the Stations of the Cross on the grounds of the Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle-National Shrine, remembering Jesus Christ’s final hours.
Event honors those who serve the most vulnerable in society
Dora Brown, senior vice president of IBC Bank will be honored with the 2017 Hope Award by Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley at the Seventh Annual Gala “Hope is in Bloom” on Friday, April 21.
Tour organized to raise funds for new respite center
Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley and Sisters on Wheels, with the support of the Diocese of Brownsville, invite everyone to participate in a 20-mile bicycle ride to benefit the construction of the Humanitarian Respite Center in downtown McAllen.
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