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Youth Ministry

Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization

Mission Statement

The Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization, a department of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, is rooted in Christ and guided by the Holy Spirit through Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition. This ministry cultivates a comprehensive Catholic youth ministry to, with, by , and for adolescents within the context of lifelong faith formation in collaboration with parishes and archdiocesan offices.


Directed by the USCCB document, Renewing the Vision, the department provides formation and programming for leaders and adolescents based on the following components of youth ministry: Advocacy, Catechesis, Community Life, Evangelization, Justice and Service, Leadership Development, Pastoral Care, and Prayer and Worship.

The following events or programs are sponsored by the Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization.
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Contact the Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization:

Office Location
St. Dominic Chancery
Phone: 713-741-8723
Fax: 713-741-8775
Mr. Brian Johnson
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Mrs. Luz Guerrero
Adminstrative Assistant

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                                                                                            Mrs. Elda Skrehot
OACE Staff Contacts                                                              Administrative Assistant
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