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January 23, 2018

Faith, education, service lead the way as Catholic schools celebrate Catholic education

Communities mark Catholic Schools Week Jan. 28 to Feb. 3

January 23, 2018

Faithful become active instruments of mercy through 2018 DSF

Pope Francis urges all Christians to avoid indifference, to become active instruments of God’s mercy. By supporting the 2018 Diocesan Services Fund (DSF), which begins in parishes in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Feb. 3 and 4, the faithful have an opportunity to become instruments of mercy close to home.

January 23, 2018

Pope Francis appoints Houston scientist to Pontifical Academy for Life

Pope Francis appointed Dr. Mauro Ferrari, president and CEO of Houston Methodist Research Institute, to serve on the Pontifical Academy for Life for the next five years. The research scientist is working to bring Academy members to visit Houston for a palliative care conference on end-of-life issues.

January 9, 2018

In His Light: Will 50 years in the future resemble 50 years ago?

It is my reflection, and many historians, that the year 1968 was the most devastating and disfiguring year in modern history for our nation. The year was engulfed with some of the darkest, most solemn, and most catastrophic events in the annals of our history. Therefore, the year 2018 will highlight the 50th anniversary of events many of us who experienced that era would rather not remember and undeniably not want to commemorate.

January 9, 2018

Sin-loss Resolutions: Faith resolutions for the New Year

For us Christians, the New Year is also a good time to make resolutions about our faith; hopefully with more success than our secular plans! The faith equivalent of a weight-loss resolution would be a sin-loss resolution.

January 9, 2018

New Year’s Resolutions in a life of faith

With the coming of the new year, we are a people quick to make resolutions to better ourselves.

January 9, 2018

A New Year, a fresh start

We have made it to 2018! We have faced that time of the year when we go through the dreaded process of making a New Year’s resolution.

January 9, 2018

Considering the Sign of the Cross

Do we take for granted the Sign of the Cross?

January 9, 2018

Storm-delayed Shepherd’s Cup Golf Classic set for April 18

Among the multitude of rebuilding since Hurricane Harvey, Kingwood Country Club had to remodel its flooded clubhouse and delayed the Shepherd’s Cup, now rescheduled for Wednesday, April 18.

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