The latest news from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston


December 23, 2009

Funeral Mass for Father John Robbins, pastor of St. Anne Church, Dec. 23

Father John Robbins, pastor of St. Anne Church since 2000 and a Basilian priest for 37 years, died Dec. 19 after a courageous battle with prostate cancer.

December 4, 2009

Thousands expected to join in downtown Houston procession honoring Our Lady of Guadalupe

Mariachis, singers and scores of indigenous dancers known as matachines will be among the thousands of Catholic faithful expected to pay homage to the Virgin Mary in a procession in downtown Houston this Sunday.

November 16, 2009

Cardinal DiNardo of Galveston-Houston to Chair U.S. Bishops’ Pro-Life Committee

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is set to start his term as chair of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities.

October 29, 2009

Health Care Reform Must Protect Life, Dignity of All, Cardinal DiNardo says

With the debate and decisions on health care reform soon reaching a decisive moment, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is joining his brother bishops in asking Catholics to support genuine, life-affirming reform of our nation’s health care system.

October 25, 2009

Firefighters Gather for Blessing at Annual Mass, Oct. 25

Firefighters from around the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston are invited to the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart for a morning Mass and blessing of their fire apparatus, Oct. 25.

September 27, 2009

More than 1,000 Expected at Annual Asian Mass, Sept.27

Witness more than 1,000 Asian Catholics celebrate their diversity in culture and unity in Christ at the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s 14th annual Asian Mass this Sunday, Sept. 27 at 3 p.m.

September 25, 2009

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to Host Mass for Law Enforcement Officers

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will host its annual Blue Mass for Law Enforcement Officers on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 10 a.m.


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