Dear Friends in Christ,

Welcome to BishopStrickland.com, a site where I will seek to share the joy and love of Jesus Christ through my personal reflections on the TRUTH of our faith as Catholics.

✠ Bishop Strickland

Dear Friends in Christ,

Welcome to BishopStrickland.com, a site where I will seek to share the joy and love of Jesus Christ through my personal reflections on the TRUTH of our faith as Catholics.

✠ Bishop Strickland

News & Notes

The Church's Clear Teaching

Friday, October 23, 2020

Our beautiful Catholic faith always shows respect for every person and calls them from the darkness of sin into the light of faith. Although the opinion expressed recently by Pope Francis is confusing let us simply turn to the Church's clear teaching on the question of legal recognition of homosexual unions. We absolutely embrace every person with compassion but let us never forget that the greatest compassion is to draw the children of God closer to Jesus Christ and the t... Read More

The Face of Jesus

Thursday, August 20, 2020

This is my favorite image of Jesus Christ. It is a painting by an 8 year old girl named Akiane Kramarik. Her remarkable story is that this painting captures the face of Jesus as she saw him in a vision. May it remind us of the Lord's Real Presence among us and call us to Joy in Him.

Join us in praying the Rosary on August 15

Thursday, August 06, 2020

Madonna of the Roses (16 x 20 Canvas Print)

Most Reverend Joseph E. Strickland, Bishop of Tyler, is assisting Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jefferson, Texas with the development of a Marian Center of Eucharistic Devotion.  As we approach August 15th, the Feast of the Assumption of... Read More

St. John Fisher

Saturday, July 25, 2020

St. John Fisher was a Catholic bishop in England during the time of Henry VIII. He defended his flock against the heresies of the day and ultimatedly was martyred due to his resistance to the corruption of Henry VIII.  

We live in a time of corruption and loss of faith that in many ways echoes England in the time of Henry VIII. Too many are more concerned about being aligned with the ways of the world than living the Truth of Jesus Christ. It often occurs to me that those who... Read More

Soul of the Apostolate Conference July 24-26

Friday, July 24, 2020

I encourage you to participate in this Conference if possible.  God bless.


Soul of the Apostolate Conference and Formation Resource

Souls of the Christian Apostolate “SOCA” is excited to announce its National Grand Opening with an online conference with many faithful Bishops from July 24th-26th.

In answer to the crisis we face in the Church and the world, leaders provide a universal solution “The one thing necessary”,... Read More

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