St. Philip Institute

The Spirit said to Philip, “Go and join up with that chariot.” Philip ran up and heard him reading Isaiah the prophet and said, “Do you understand what you are reading?” He replied, “How can I, unless someone instructs me?” So he invited Philip to get in and sit with him. Acts 8: 29-31

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Guided by Bishop Strickland’s vision, the St. Philip Institute implements a diocesan teaching structure to guard the Deposit of Faith.









It’s our first ever Chariot Week!

We are raising funds to support the work of the St. Philip Institute. Please help us continue our mission to teach the Catholic faith. Your donations help provide teaching resources, online CCD and RCIA classes, instructional videos, marriage formation events, all aimed at building the domestic church.

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Join our team of catechists, staff members, priests, and teachers for a week full of programming on Facebook Live and YouTube. We’ll be discussing important topics of faith and culture, as well as showcasing our resources and impact!

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The St. Philip Institute produces digital and print materials to teach the Catholic faith. Browse our essays, videos, teaching materials, and podcasts.

Join us for our Men's Conference!

This Advent, join the St. Philip Institute with guests Jesse Romero, Doug Barry, and the Papal Ninja, Sean Bryan, for our first Men’s Conference.  Limited seats available along with a live-stream option.  

Bishop Strickland’s Address to Every Man, Woman, and Child in His Flock

Download Dear Flock of Northeast Texas, As the Roman Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Tyler, and shepherd of God’s flock in this part of the world, I want to address every man, woman and child who resides in the thirty-three counties that make up the Diocese of Tyler. Although I have a clear understanding that approximately 1.5 million of you...

Francesco: Be Not Afraid

On Pope Francis’s remarks about homosexual civil unions? Context, charity, and distinction—and as Pope St. John Paul II advised, Be Not Afraid.

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Women's Advent Program

Join us for an online Advent program for women designed to help us enter into the peace of Christ. This is a free resource that will focus on the Sunday readings as well as a book by Fr. Jacques Phillipe.

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What Catholics Believe

The Way of Christ for Adults

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Fundamental Teachings

The Way of Christ for Teens

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Family Baptism Program

The Way of the Holy Family

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Catechism for Confirmation

Christian Initiation

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Stabat Mater Art Fellowship

Original Sacred Art

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We are funded in part by the Diocese of Tyler and in part through donations and grants. Please support our work to teach the Catholic faith to the modern world by purchasing our products or contributing financially.