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May 22, 2018

Henritze: Service is a crucial part of the Christian journey

Service and a commitment to justice are cornerstones of Christianity; thus, they must be an active part of Catholic Youth Ministry.

May 22, 2018

En la vida de un discípulo, Sanación tiene que ser parte de su misión

Durante más de dos décadas la Iglesia ha estado despertando a la verdadera razón de su existencia – la Nueva Evangelización. Según la Iglesia continúa renovando su vida y misión, un sentido más profundo del papel que cada católico tiene que desempeñar se ha hecho más claro.

May 8, 2018

Fiorenza, DiNardo join Pope Francis in marking Barbara Bush’s passing

Archbishop Emeritus Joseph A. Fiorenza joined other religious leaders in paying respects to former First Lady Barbara Bush April 19 at a Celebration of Life event held in front of Houston City Hall.

May 8, 2018

Our Lady, Mother of the Church

Pope Francis institutes new May 21 memorial for the Blessed Mother

May 8, 2018

800 attend regional V Encuentro in San Antonio

About 800 delegates from 18 dioceses across Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas along with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and 21 bishops convened in San Antonio April 13 to April 15 for the V Encuentro for Region X.

May 8, 2018

IGNITE to ‘multiply the hands of Christ’ with support of faith formation in Archdiocese

The $150 million IGNITE: “Our Faith, Our Mission” Capital Campaign is set to relaunch this fall. Through the Archdiocesan-wide capital campaign, lay ministry in Galveston-Houston will receive support via the Faith Formation Endowment Fund.

May 8, 2018

Holy Name Church hosts national officials, lead-abatement efforts near Northside

Dr. Ben Carson, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, told a crowd of Houston’s near Northside residents gathered at Holy Name Catholic Church that lead poisoning ranks with violence in impacting families and children’s lives.

May 8, 2018

St. John Vianney welcomes namesake’s relic

St. John Marie Vianney, a French priest who died in 1859, still offers healing and hope today. The sacred relic of St. John Vianney – the incorrupt heart – visited a local parish that bears his name, St. John Vianney (SJV) in west Houston.

May 8, 2018

Ethnic Ministries is allied in doing Christ’s work, bridging gaps with the Young Church

While hundreds of thousands of Catholics living in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston represent several culturally diverse ethnic and language groups from around the globe, they are allied in serving the Church and spreading the good news of Jesus Christ – within their own parishes and Archdiocesan-wide, especially when ministering to the Young Church.

May 8, 2018

Friendswood parish ministry committed to care for creation

At Mary Queen Catholic Church in Friendswood, their Sustainability Ministry is working in tandem with the parish offices and ministries to slow the tide of endless trash, raise awareness of recycling efforts and move parishioners to action by using sustainable and recyclable wares in the parish through events and campaigns.

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