The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

March 10, 2015

Heart of the new evangelization — Respect Life work

At the heart of the new evangelization in the Catholic Church, is Respect Life work — helping others understand Christ's fundamental message that all human life is sacred, from the moment of conception until natural death. It is God, and He alone, who gives life and only He may take life away.

March 10, 2015

Art With Heart honors long-time partner Houston Methodist

San José Clinic’s eighth annual Art With Heart fundraiser and auction will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, at the Corinthian, 202 Fannin St. The event raises vital funds to help those in the community with limited access to health care.

March 10, 2015

Cenacle Sisters mark 60 years of sharing Christ in a changing city

During a spring dinner at the Chateau Crystale Ballroom, friends, family and longtime supporters of the Cenacle Sisters gathered to celebrate the community’s 60 years of service. Daniel Cardinal DiNardo was the event’s guest speaker. Archbishop Emeritus Joseph A. Fiorenza and Auxiliary Bishop George A. Sheltz were also in attendance.

March 10, 2015

Participate in the 2015 Synod on the Family survey

To help the Church prepare for the Ordinary Synod on the Family scheduled for this October, Pope Francis wishes to receive feedback from Catholics on the outcome of the Extraordinary Synod in 2014 (“The Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization”).

March 10, 2015

Tenth annual Steps for Students takes over downtown Houston, raises $1M for Catholic Schools

More than 11,000 participants set the pace with Cardinal DiNardo and ringing bells of the Downtown Co-Cathedral in celebration of Catholic education.

March 5, 2015

2015 Lenten Events Around the Archdiocese

Find a fish fry near you and other Lenten activities like retreats and missions.

February 24, 2015

Cristo Rey Jesuit board elects Posoli as new president

The Cristo Rey Jesuit Board of Trustees, with the approval of the Provincial of the U.S. Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus, voted to elect Paul Posoli to be the second President of Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory School of Houston, effective immediately.

February 24, 2015

Archdiocese prepares for the World Meeting of Families

Philadelphia will be bustling as thousands of families from across the world join together for the 2015 World Meeting of Families (WMOF) Sept. 22 to 27. The theme of the event, which is hosted by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for the Family, is “Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive” which emphasizes the impact of the love and life of families on society.

February 24, 2015

Pope Francis bestows Order of St. Gregory award to UST associate professor chair

The Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Saint Peter has announced that Pope Francis has named Professor Clinton Allen Brand a Knight of the Pontifical Equestrian Order of St. Gregory the Great.

February 24, 2015

Bishop Rizzotto reflects on aging, golf and the community that faith has built

Retired Auxiliary Bishop Vincent M. Rizzotto keeps a careful watch on the faithful who attend St. Dominic Village’s Warren Chapel. Some are elegantly dressed, others in simple pajamas and robes. Each seems uplifted by the presence of the 83-year-old native Houstonian with roots in the Sicilian village of Corleone.

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