The latest news from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston


March 15, 2021

Holy See: The Church cannot bless same-sex unions

The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith responds in the negative to the possibility of imparting a blessing to unions of same-sex couples, noting that it “does not imply a judgment on persons” involved.

March 5, 2021

Archdiocese to maintain current COVID-19 health protocols

Recognizing the needs of this local Church, in particular the need to protect the most vulnerable among us, we have determined that all of our current COVID-19 protocols will remain in place until further notice, including the requirement for face coverings at Mass and other liturgical celebrations.

February 23, 2021

After the winter storm: How to help, and where to get help

The social service agencies of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston continue to respond to the growing needs of those seeking help after the February winter storm.

February 11, 2021

Catholic Charities of Galveston-Houston partners with Harris County, City of Houston and BakerRipley to administer rental assistance

Help for Local Families—$159 Million in New COVID-19 Relief: City of Houston, Harris County establish a new rental assistance fund and appointed BakerRipley and Catholic Charities to administer program


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