The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville encompasses four counties: The Office of Jail/Prison Ministry is headed by a Director who is assisted by volunteer coordinators in each county. A Diocesan priest is assigned by the Bishop to the ministry as its chaplain.There are approximately 150 volunteers who perform the day to day ministry in each of thirty-four facilities. These volunteers provide a myriad of services including celebration of Holy Mass, Sunday Celebrations in the Absence of a Priest, scripture classes, faith formation, RCIA preparation and four-day retreats (Kolbe Prison Retreats for adults and Ministry of the Third Cross Retreats for juveniles).
Jail & Prison MinistryCatholic Diocese of Brownsville700 N. Virgen de San Juan Blvd.San Juan, TX 78589
Ms. Ofelia de los Santos, Director E-mail: email@example.comTelephone: (956) 784-5057Facsimile: (956) 784-5096
Rev. George Gonzalez, Diocesan ChaplainOur Lady of the Assumption Parish1313 W. Buchanan St.Harlingen, Texas 78550E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgTelephone: (956) 266-1813Facsimile: (956) 423-4670
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