CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Richard Borchard Fairgrounds in Robstown played host to a first for the Diocese of Corpus Christi Wednesday evening.
The diocese held its first State Of The Diocese event.
Bishop Michael Mulvey talked to a packed house. He thanked the crowd for keeping the faith through difficult times including the COVID-19 pandemic and the big freeze.
Diocese officials also unveiled a new program called The Assembly Of Catholic Professionals.
It's a new ministry starting in the spring that hopes to bring local professionals together through their faith.
Representatives from all 12 counties the Diocese serves were on hand for Wednesday's event.