The Daily Vine
Latest News Releases
Facts and Backgrounders
Image Use
Media Requests
Newsletters
Texas Catholic Herald >
Radio Ministry
Calendar of Events

The Daily Vine


Bishop Sheltz celebrating Mass of Thanksgiving tonight at Christ the Redeemer Church
May 29, 2012

Join Auxiliary Bishop George A. Sheltz at a public Mass of Thanksgiving tonight at Christ the Redeemer Church, 11507 Huffmeister Road in Houston. The Mass begins at 7 p.m. at the parish, where Bishop Sheltz had once served as pastor.

The newly ordained bishop will also be celebrating other public Masses in June. The public is welcome to attend the following Masses with Bishop Sheltz at these parishes.
  • June 4 at 7 p.m. at Annunciation Church, 1618 Texas Ave. in Houston (the parish Bishop Sheltz was ordained to the priesthood)
  • June 5 at 7 p.m. at Holy Family Parish, 34th and Ave. K in Galveston.
Bishop Sheltz spent 36 of his 40-plus years as a parish priest at Catholic churches around the Archdiocese and was educated at Annunciation Catholic School, St. Thomas High School, the University of St. Thomas and St. Mary's Seminary – all located in Houston. He was ordained a bishop May 2 at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in downtown Houston.

To learn more about Bishop Sheltz or to watch a video of his recent ordination, click here.
By Jonah Dycus
Comments: 0
Tags: Bishop George Sheltz, auxiliary bishop, Christ the Redeemer, Mass of Thanksgiving

Comments Post comments  
There are no comments posted yet.

RECENT POSTS

Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead

Extra! Extra! In this week's Texas Catholic Herald

A Shepherd's Message - Oct. 28, 2014

National Vocation Awareness Week - November 2-8, 2014

Cardinal DiNardo celebrates annual 50th Wedding Anniversary Mass


Ministry Spotlight
Clergy Pastoral Outreach Ministry

The Clergy Pastoral Outreach Ministry promotes the social teachings of the Church by addressing the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of all retired diocesan clergy. Through visitations, phone calls, mailings, group events and personal assistance, the staff cultivate relationships with retired clergy to ensure an optimal quality of life that is healthy, secure and hopeful.