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The Office of Child and Youth Protection works to ensure the safety of children and young people who have been entrusted to our care in our parishes, schools, religious education classes, and other programs. Learn more...

 

If you are seeking Victims Assistance, please call 713-654-5799.

 

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Catholic Bishop Abuse Reporting Service


ABOUT THE ARCHDIOCESE

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

February 17, 2021

A Shepherd's Message - Lent 2021

The 2021 quarantine of Lent helps us to merge without confusion two necessary realities we face this spring. We need to pray for each other and remind each other of how much we need the Lord and each other, even when physical separations may make us more vulnerable.

Upcoming Events Full Calendar

Mar 27

Featured Event

Young Adult Day 2021

  • The Catholic Relief Services Collection supports Catholic Church organizations that carry out international relief and solidarity efforts. Programs include relief and resettlement for victims of persecution, war, and natural disasters; development projects to improve living conditions for the poor; legal and support services for poor immigrants; peace and reconciliation work for people suffering from violence; and advocacy on behalf of the powerless.

    https://www.usccb.org/national-collection/catholic-relief-services-collection

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  • All young adults (ages 18-39) are invited to join us for our Archdiocesan Young Adult Day on March 27, 2021. In the morning, we will offer a Lenten Reflection followed by adoration and confession at Holy Rosary Parish in Midtown from 9:30-11:30 am. In the afternoon, we will host two online speakers — Fr. Agustino Torres, CFR, and Sarah Swafford — at various parishes from 1:15-4:45 pm. Young Adults will then be invited to attend the vigil Mass at their parish locations. All events will be available for online-only participants as well. All young adults must register to attend. Spaces are limited for the in-person events, and face masks will be required. Early bird registration is $25 and ends at 11:59 pm on March 9. Rate increases to $35 after the deadline.

    For more information, please go to www.archgh.org/YADay or contact the Office of Young Adult & Campus Minsitry at 713-741-8778 or yacm@archgh.org

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  • "In the mystery of Christ's death on the cross, we contemplate that undying divine love which embraces all mankind and summons us, in turn, to love one another in the sower of the Spirit." - Pope Francis, General Audience, March 23, 2016

    Chancery Offices will be closed on Good Friday - April 2, 2021.

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  • Today, over 40% of dioceses in the United States and its territories are unable to fund the essential pastoral work their communities need. Your support of this appeal helps them meet these faith formation and sacramental needs. Please prayerfully consider how you can support this appeal. More information can be found at www.usccb.org/home-missions.

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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


View Capernaum Online Formation and Training