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December 11, 2018

Quality education draws sponsors to Steps for Students

’Tis the season for charitable giving! One of the largest events in our Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is Steps for Students. This 5K walk/run is a celebratory race that allows the Archdiocese’s 59 Catholic schools to raise funds while also making a wonderful show of support for Catholic education in downtown Houston.

December 11, 2018

Legacy of faith bears fruit as Conroe parish welcomes new sanctuary

Looking at the altar, Thelma Kidonakis watched Daniel Cardinal DiNardo elevate the Eucharist during the Mass of Dedication for the parish’s newly built church sanctuary on Nov. 8. Kidonakis, with the hundreds of other parishioners who filled the new pews and made it standing room only, attended the first Mass in the sanctuary.

December 11, 2018

Preserving the legacy of Catholic schools relies on support of the faithful

Preserving the legacy that Catholic schools provide for future leaders of the Church is the responsibility of all the faithful, clergy and laity alike, according to the United States bishops. Making a Catholic education available, affordable and accessible to all Catholic families, including those who are poor and middle class, continues to be of utmost importance.

December 11, 2018

Education Briefs: Our Lady of Guadalupe students decorate Ninfa's, UT coach visits alma mater St. Pius X, St. John XXIII wins football division

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic School students decorate nearby Ninfa's for Christmas; UT baseball coach visits alma mater St. Pius X; St. John XXIII football team wins division

December 11, 2018

CAHILL: Engaging non-believers with boldness, compassion and understanding [Columnist]

Use this upcoming Christmas holiday season to spend time talking with friends or family who may not believe in God, a Houston youth leader says.

December 11, 2018

Faithful invited to ‘Encounter the Sacred’ at SWLC Study Week, Jan. 23 to 26

The Southwest Liturgical Conference (SWLC) Study Week, “Encountering the Sacred: Beauty and the Liturgy,” will unpack the beauty of the Word of God, beauty in ars celebrandi, and beauty in visual and aural arts.

December 11, 2018

As caravan concerns rise, Laredo’s Bishop Tamayo urges respect, compassion for migrants

Laredo’s Bishop James A. Tamayo is calling Church leaders and lay faithful to “extend the compassion of Christ” to those who come to Catholic churches in need.

December 11, 2018

FLM: Reviving the season, reviving parenting

During this season of Advent, we should be emphasizing our encounter as parents with Jesus, a child that became mortal, fragile like us, fully sharing our human condition. He reveals to us the immense love that God the Father has for humanity.

December 11, 2018

OEC: Preparando el pesebre - Mi corazón pobre

Es interesante como el mundo celebra el último día del año, conocida como ‘nochevieja’

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