The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

May 13, 2014

Annual Prayer Breakfast celebrates five years of growth

The fifth annual Prayer Breakfast is set for Friday, July 18, at 7:30 a.m. at the Hilton Americas, located at 1600 Lamar St., Houston. Daniel Cardinal DiNardo is set to be the keynote speaker for the five-year milestone.

May 13, 2014

Herald employee has been an answered prayer for 48 years... and counting

Vivian Zermeno’s career at the Texas Catholic Herald started with her praying an Our Father and a Hail Mary. It didn’t hurt that she could pray them in English and in Spanish when put on the spot.

May 13, 2014

Archbishop Fiorenza looks back on 50 years of the Texas Catholic Herald

A long-time proponent of diocesan newspapers, Archbishop Fiorenza recognized the power of the press as an instrument in evangelization and communicating the Good News well before his installation as bishop of the local Church.

April 22, 2014

The Cardinal’s Circle offers opportunities for education

The annual Mass and dinner for the members of The Cardinal’s Circle was held April 2.

April 22, 2014

Deacons, the icons of the servanthood of Christ

Last year on Holy Thursday, the image of the Holy Father washing the feet of a dozen young prison inmates in a juvenile detention center was broadcasted all over the world, demonstrating that we, as Baptized Christians, are each called to be humble servants to all of God’s people.

April 22, 2014

Live the Gospel by loving one another

As Bishop Michael Mulvey of the Diocese of Corpus Christi drove to the University of St. Thomas on April 8, he recalled the wonderful childhood memories he had visiting his grandparent’s home on Kipling Street.

April 22, 2014

Prince of Peace Paschal candle holds special significance

When the light of the Paschal candle burns bright Holy Saturday evening at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, spare a thought for the artist whose unique design the candle bears.

April 22, 2014

Deep roots, everlasting faith uncovered through RCIA journey this Easter

At the start of Lent, more than 2,300 candidates and catechumens were presented at the Rite of Election in parishes around the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.

April 22, 2014

‘Mother Church’ of Texas reopened Easter Sunday

St. Mary Cathedral Basilica is back in operation almost six years after being damaged by Hurricane Ike.

April 8, 2014

Notre Dame’s National Bus Tour visits Houston schools

Celebrating Catholic schools across the U.S. as part of a 50-city national bus tour, the Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) at the University of Notre Dame visited Our Lady of Guadalupe School and Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory School of Houston to honor the work done by the local Houston Catholic school community.

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