Did you know?
As of 2019, ACTS retreats are in about 20% of Parishes in our Austin Diocese.
This is comparable to the Diocese of Dallas. Other Texas Dioceses are as follows: Houston/
Galveston-34%, El Paso-32%, Laredo-31%, San Antonio-68% and in the Victoria
Diocese-76%!! We have work to do Austin area brothers and sisters!
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WHAT IS AN ACTS MISSIONS CHAPTER?


The ACTS MISSIONS-AUSTIN CHAPTER is the diocesan assigned legal representative of ACTS Missions World Headquarters based in San Antonio, Texas. The Chapter operates in the Austin diocese in full cooperation and under the direction and blessing of Bishop Vasquez in fulfilling diocesan goals in respect to evangelization. Our Chapter’s primary goal is to maintain the integrity of the ACTS retreat; simple, reverent and Catholic. Our ongoing role is to serve, oversee and provide direction for all ACTS Cores in the diocese and all Parishes participating in the ACTS retreat. In addition, our Chapter serves as an educational and evangelization resource for all ACTS Parishes. Frequent training workshops as well as an annual town hall are held periodically. We strive for regular and frequent communication with all Parish Cores and have assigned Chapter representatives for each Core team. We encourage anyone wishing to find out more about our Chapter and ACTS in general to please reach out to us for more information.


ACTS MISSIONS-AUSTIN CHAPTER MEMBERS 2020/2021

Chapter Member Assigned to-
Richard Brito-Chapter Director Ascension-Bastrop,

Missioning Parishes

Rocha, Claudia-Co-Director St. Anthony Marie de Claret-Kyle

St. Martin de Porres, Dripping Springs

Farnum, Debbie-Finance St. Louis King of France, Austin

St. Thomas Aquinas-College Station

Fulp, Cinamon-Communications Christ the King-Belton
Brent, Anna St. Elizabeth of Hungary

Santa Rosa-Andice

Gomez, John St. Luke-Temple

Our Lady of Guadalupe-Temple

Lopez, Arnold St. Albert the Great

Marble Falls/Lampasas Coalition

Mascarenas, Martin ACTS of the Holy Spirit Coalition – Waco

St. Mary Church of the Assumption-West

Odom, Beth St. Catherine of Siena-Austin

St. Paul-Austin

Piedra, Joseph Our Lady of Guadalupe-Austin

Holy Cross-Austin

Requejo, Susan Cristo Rey-Austin

St. Ignatius Martyr-Austin

Sismilich, David Marble Falls/Lampasas Coalition