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Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

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Office of the Chancellor

As official Notary of the Archdiocese, the Chancellor is responsible for authenticating all official documents and ensuring that the acts of the curia as well as historic documents are gathered, arranged, and safeguarded in the archdiocesan archives.

Marriage packets going out or coming into the Archdiocese will come through the Office of the Chancellor. Please address the packet to Sister Jane Ann Slater, CDP, Chancellor. Questions can be directed to Susan D'Haiti at (210) 734-1676 or e-mail: [email protected], or to Lori Peery, Assistant Chancellor, at (210) 734-1670, or e-mail: [email protected]

The Office of the Chancellor is also responsible for:

Letters of good standing for lay people

Requests for approval of Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

Requests for dispensations and permissions in marriage preparation cases

Blank marriage packets and Form III Dispensation forms

Letters of good standing for priests will be processed through the Office of Clergy. Please contact Martha Ross at (210) 734-1672 or e-mail: [email protected]

Letters of good standing for deacons are processed by the Office of Diaconate Ministry and Formation.

Sister Jane Ann Slater, CDP
Phone: (210) 734-1976

E-mail: [email protected]

Assistant Chancellor 
Lori Peery, JCL, JD
Phone: (210) 734-1670
E-mail: [email protected]


Administrative Assistant 
Susan D'Haiti
Phone: (210) 734-1676
E-mail: [email protected]