Decisions

Decrees and Letters

For every decision made, there is a formal decree made by the Cardinal. Each decree can be found by type and then by wave of Renew My Church groupings. Decrees are linked as PDF documents.


Published May 14, 2018

  • San José Sánchez del Río Parish (Maternity B.V.M Church, St. Francis of Assisi Church, St. Philomena Church, and Our Lady of the Angels Mission Center) (link)
  • Divine Mercy Parish (Sacred Heart Church and St. Philip Church the Apostle) (link)
  • Our Lady of the Lakes Parish (St. Peter Church and St. Bede Church) (link)
  • St. Mother Theodore Guerin Parish (St. Cyprian Church and St. Celestine Church) (link)
  • SS. Ailbe, Felicitas, and Joachim Parish (link)

Published June 12, 2018

  • Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish (St. Adrian Church and Queen of the Universe Church) (link)

Published January 14, 2019

  • Our Lady of Fatima and St. Pancratius Parish (link)
  • Immaculate Conception And Five Holy Martyrs Parish (link)
  • Our Lady of Loretto and St. Germaine Parish (link)

Published February 14, 2019

  • Divine Infant Jesus and Divine Providence Parish (link)
  • SS. Barbara and Louise de Marillac Parish (link)

Published March 3, 2019

  • Sacred Heart and St. Eulalia Parish (link)

Published March 8, 2019

  • SS. Simeon and Domitilla Parish (link)

Published March 14, 2019

  • Holy Family and Notre Dame de Chicago Parish (link)

Published March 18, 2019

  • SS. Ita and Thomas of Canterbury Parish (link)

Published March 19, 2019

  • Holy Ghost, St. Mary Queen of Apostles and St. Jude the Apostle Parish (link)

Published April 11, 2019

  • SS. Maria, Lucia, and Jerome Parish (link)

Published April 12, 2019

  • SS. Barbara and Therese Parish (link)

Published April 15, 2019

  • St. Mary of Perpetual Help, All Saints and St. Anthony Parish (link)
  • Nativity of Our Lord and St. Gabriel Parish (link)

Published April 29, 2019

  • Immaculate Conception and St. Michael Parish (link)
  • SS. Camillus and Jane De Chantal Parish (link)

Published May 29, 2019

  • SS. Joseph and Francis Xavier Parish (link)
  • Our Lady of Knock and SS. Andrew and Victor Parish (link)

Published November 26, 2019

  • Mother of God and SS. Florian and Columba Parish (link)

Published January 3, 2020

  • Ss. Cyril & Methodius Parish (link)
  • St. James at Sag Bridge Mission (link)
  • Ss. Alphonsus and Patrick Parish (link)

Published January 7, 2020

  • Our Lady of Tepeyac, Assumption, and St. Roman Parish (link)

Published January 31, 2020

  • St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Parish: St. Cornelius, St. Tarcissus, and St. Thecla (link)

Published February 13, 2020

  • Queen of Angels and St. Matthias Parish (link)

Published May 11, 2020: Decree postponing effective date to August 1, 2020 (link)


Published April 9, 2020

  • St. Padre Pio Parish: Transfiguration and St. Hilary (link)

Published May 13, 2020

  • Ss. Symphorosa and Rene Goupil Parish (link)
  • Ss. Dismas and Anastasia Parish (link)
  • Ss. Genevieve and Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr Parish (link)

Published May 15, 2020

  • St. Simon the Apostle Parish to unite to St. Gall Parish (link)
  • St. Clare of Montefalco Parish to unite to St. Rita of Cascia Parish (link)

Published May 26, 2020

  • Annunciata and Ss. Kevin, George, and Francis de Sales Parish (link)

Published June 1, 2020

  • Our Lady and Ss. Bride and Philip Neri Parish (link)

Published June 8, 2020

  • Queen of the Rosary and St. Julian Eymard Parish (link)
  • Ss. Timothy, Henry, and Margaret Mary Parish (link)

Published June 15, 2020

  • St. Gregory the Great Parish to unite to Ss. Ita and Thomas of Canterbury Parish (link)