“Our lead fish chef begins preparing the farm-raised catfish and we have some volunteers begin the breading,” said Kevin Bradford, Knights of Columbus Council 12955 Grand Knight. “We use a special blend of breading and seasonings to make our catfish taste delicious. After the oil in the fryers is to temperature, we begin frying the fish, fries, hush puppies and breaded shrimp.” The deliciousness hopping into the fryer that Bradford is talking about is at St. Edith Stein Catholic Church in Katy.
Be a "Fashionista" organizing clothing donations for runaway youth, or be "Chef for a Day" helping to assemble nutritious meals for children struggling with food insecurities — these are just a couple of the activities volunteers will be doing on Saturday, March 28, when they participate in the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart's fourth annual day of service known as Caritas Day.
At the Houston chapter of the Young Catholic Professionals (YCP) Executive Speaker Series, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo was “totally shocked” to see more than 300 young adults gathered at the Cathedral Centre in downtown.
Some Catholics use the season of Lent as a time to fast from technology that can distract them from prayer and from God. But if giving up a phone or computer doesn't seem like a viable option, there are ways to use these tools to grow in faith this year.
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