The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

June 9, 2020

Mural remains an icon of fight against racism

Even as dark clouds rained on demonstrations and protests that moved through the Third Ward, a colorful mural at the Catholic Newman Center at Texas Southern University stood as a bright icon of hope calling for an end to all racism and prejudice.

June 9, 2020

St. Mary Star of the Sea takes back to Galveston skies

142-year-old statue returns to keep watch over Gulf

June 9, 2020

Facing eviction, single mothers with kids hit hardest by need for rental assistance

Catholic parishes and ministries lead efforts to support thousands in need of rental, food assistance

June 9, 2020

Cenacle Retreat House spirit lives on in newly founded Emmaus Spirituality Center

Cenacle Sisters to remain in Houston, despite beloved retreat house’s closure

June 9, 2020

Amid COVID-19, praying for those discerning a vocational call is more important than ever

According to the director of the Office of Vocations of the Archdiocese, Father Richard McNeillie, the ministry has been successful in staying connected to these young people who need our prayers and support during uncertain times. The ministry is one of 60 ministries supported by the Diocesan Services Fund (DSF).

June 9, 2020

St. Catherine’s Montessori graduates first senior class

For the first time since it was established in 1966, St. Catherine’s Montessori had a senior graduation on Friday, May 29.

June 9, 2020

MORENO: Viviendo y navegando un mundo virtual

En estos tiempos que estamos viviendo, los cambios en la sociedad que ya se estaban dando, rápidamente tomaron lugar de manera increíblemente acelerada. Incluso, instituciones y compañías que por años se negaban a realizar actividades en línea tuvieron que adaptarse.

June 9, 2020

MCMULLIN: Virtual communication, the new reality for ministry

College students still need someone to talk to, and I still need to hear from them. God’s love has not been closed.

June 9, 2020

FRITSCH: ‘Walking with Moms in Need’ helps moms in crisis

In June, the Archdiocese begins the year-long campaign “Walking with Moms in Need.” This national initiative will assist our parish communities in learning about the help currently available for pregnant and parenting mothers and determining new ways of reaching out and providing assistance.

May 26, 2020

Two of a kind: 2 priest ordinations a show of courage despite pandemic

Two new priests, Deacon Mark Hebert and Deacon Thuc Nguyen, will be ordained June 6 at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart during the coronavirus pandemic.

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