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We are a multicultural Church with 1.7 million members from every continent of the world that prays and celebrates in over 14 languages in 146 parishes. We participate in activities of social justice, support the good works of persons in other countries — and we do all this in the name of our Lord, Jesus Christ.

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Cardinal's Corner

May 11, 2021

A Shepherd's Message - May 11, 2021

We pray for all the members of the K of C that they will maintain their tradition of excellence as a Catholic Fraternal Society and be even more dedicated to the ideals that Blessed Michael McGivney bequeathed to them and to the Church.

Upcoming Events Full Calendar

May 16

Featured Event

Catholic Communication Campaign

  • The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is pleased to announce that three men will be ordained to the Sacred Order of the Diaconate on Sat., May 15, at 10:00 a.m. Luis Miguel Garcia, Christopher Paul Meyer and Jacob Phillip Ramirez will be ordained and serve as Transitional Deacons for one year, the last step on their road to the Priesthood. Due to the pandemic, attendance is by invitation only, but the ordination will be livestreamed and everybody is invited to attend virtually at

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  • Support the Catholic Communication Campaign at Mass and help our local communications projects! Fifty percent of funds raised stay here in the diocese. The other fifty percent support projects across the US and in developing countries. #1church1mission

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  • Bishop Brendan J. Cahill of Victoria, Texas, and episcopal promoter of Stella Maris in the United States, is encouraging dioceses to mark the National Day of Prayer and Remembrance for Mariners and People of the Sea on May 22. The day is intended to remember the men and women seafarers, and for Masses celebrated on that day, priests are encouraged to use the text for the Votive Mass of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Star of the Sea.

    For more info, visit

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  • The next Café Catholica Lite will be held online on May 27, 2021, from 7:00-8:30 pm. Our speaker is Fr. Nathan Cromly from the Congregation of St. John and founder of Eagle Eye Ministries. His topic will be “Why a Year of St. Joseph?” The night will include the talk, Q&A, and communal prayer. Click here to register:

    Click here to learn more about our speaker!

    The Café Catholica program seeks to help young adults (ages 18-39) encounter Christ and his Church. All young adults are invited to join us for Café Catholica Lite throughout the year.

    For more information contact the Office for Young Adult and Campus Ministry at or or 713-741-8778.

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  • Chancery offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

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IGNITE Capital Campaign

IGNITE logoThe continued growth and diversity of our Archdiocese has created needs that no single parish can address on its own. Join us in our capital campaign to IGNITE: Our Faith, Our Mission. The campaign aims to assist in long-term funding of various areas of need in our Archdiocese.

Online Program Registration

Register for Archdiocesan events, programs and formation via CVENT and Capernaum.

View the Archdiocesan CVENT Calendar

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