The latest news from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston


November 20, 2013

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo marks the end of the Year of Faith

On Saturday, Nov. 23, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and Catholics from across the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will gather for a Mass honoring the conclusion of the Year of Faith. The Mass will be held at 5 p.m. at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 1111 St. Joseph Pkwy.

November 12, 2013

Statement from Daniel Cardinal DiNardo re. USCCB Vice President position

I humbly accept the privilege of being the new vice president for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. I congratulate the newly elected president of the conference, Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, and look forward to supporting him in his role.

October 23, 2013

Houston Area Faith Leaders discuss the need for immigration reform

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo is one of several Houston-area faith leaders urging the House of Representatives to pass comprehensive immigration reform that keeps families together, protects workers and “Dreamers,” and provides a workable path to citizenship.

October 20, 2013

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston honors area firefighters

Every day, firefighters dedicate themselves to protecting the citizens of the Galveston-Houston area and their property. This Sunday, October 20, 2013, Archbishop Joseph A. Fiorenza and the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will thank and pray for them at the Annual Firefighter Mass.

September 28, 2013

Archdiocese honors those who protect and serve us

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston honors the men and women of law enforcement at its Annual Blue Mass.

September 25, 2013

Hundreds to gather for 30th Annual Assembly of Hispanic Ministry to enrich the faith of Catholics

More than 400 Spanish-speaking faithful from across the Archdiocese gather to celebrate, share, and grow in their faith.

September 13, 2013

Celebrating lifelong marriage: Archdiocese will honor more than 350 couples

Celebrating lifelong marriage: Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to honor more than 350 couples when Daniel Cardinal DiNardo celebrates the annual 50th Wedding Anniversary Mass on September 15, 2013.

August 9, 2013

More than 1,400 Catholic educators celebrate a new school year

On August 9, 2013, more than 1,400 teachers and school administrators from primary Catholic schools within the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will celebrate the beginning of the new school year with a Mass and awards presentation led by Daniel Cardinal DiNardo.

July 19, 2013

More than 2,000 Houston-Galveston area youth gather to celebrate faith

When we think and hear about high school students today, it’s not often we hear about them talking and celebrating their faith, but that’s exactly what will be happening this weekend, July 19-21, at the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s Archdiocesan Youth Conference (AYC).

July 19, 2013

200 young people from Houston-Galveston churches embark on a trip of a lifetime

Over the next week, approximately 200 young people from parishes in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will be packing for a 15-hour flight to Rio. For many this will be their first time in Brazil and at the international event.


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