Communications Office

The diocesan Communications Office produces and disseminates information about the Diocese of Austin.


Christian R. González is the diocesan director of Communications and he produces the Friday E-pistle.






Shelley Metcalf is the editor of the Catholic Spirit, the diocese’s monthly newspaper. She also publishes The Weekly Update, which is a bulletin service for parishes that is distributed on Monday mornings.





Becky Valdez manages this website and other Diocesan affiliated websites.