The Chapel is coming together. As you can see from these pictures the pews are going in, the Crucifix over the altar is hung, altar and ambo are being installed. We hope to set the Dedication Date soon.
Bishop Joseph E. Strickland was named the fourth bishop of Tyler in September of 2012 by Pope Benedict XVI. Prior to being named bishop, he served a number of roles in the diocese, including vicar general, judicial vicar, and pastor of the Cathedral parish. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1985.