Bishop Edward Burns to be installed as Bishop of Dallas at 2pm today

Our neighbors to the north in Dallas officially receive their new bishop, Edward Burns, today during a mass of installation to be celebrated at 2pm.

Bishop Burns, formerly the bishop of the Diocese of Juneau, Alaska, succeeds Bishop (now Cardinal) Farrell who was appointed by Pope Francis to head a new discastery in Rome.

You can view his homily at the vespers celebrated last night, which includes a funny story about cutting the grass, at

You can view the worship aide for the mass of installation at

The mass itself will be live-streamed at