The latest news from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston


October 2, 2017

Bishops Conference President Calls for Prayers, Care for Others After Tragic Shooting in Las Vegas

On October 2, Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), expressed “deep grief” after a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas.

September 18, 2017

Shepherd's Cup Charity Golf Classic Postponed

We have chosen to postpone the tournament and are exploring options for a future date.

September 5, 2017

Archbishop Gomez Calls Decision to End DACA ‘A National Tragedy and Moral Challenge to Every Conscience'

In a statement issued today, Archbishop José H. Gomez urged leaders in Washington to set aside partisan differences and come together to find a permanent legislative solution to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA).

September 5, 2017

USCCB President, Vice President And Committee Chairmen Denounce Administration’s Decision To End DACA And Strongly Urge Congress To Find Legislative Solution

The President and Vice President along with Chairmen of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) have issued a statement denouncing the Administration's termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program after six months.

August 31, 2017

The Holy Father’s condolences for the victims of the Hurricane Harvey

Pietro Parolin, on behalf of the Holy Father, to the archbishop of Galveston-Houston, His Eminence Cardinal Daniel DiNardo

August 27, 2017

USCCB President Calls for Solidarity; Previews National Response to Hurricane Harvey

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) president, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, has called for prayers and solidarity with those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Cardinal DiNardo also called on all people of good will to closely monitor future calls for assistance for victims and survivors in the days ahead.

August 26, 2017

Archdiocesan Hurricane Harvey Updates

Updates and links regarding Hurricane Harvey


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