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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

November 22, 2016

Vigil in Huntsville bears witness to respect life

On Wednesday, Dec. 7, John Battaglia is scheduled to die by lethal injection in Huntsville. Battaglia’s execution will be the eighth conducted by the State of Texas in 2016.

November 22, 2016

Cardinal DiNardo elected USCCB president

Archbishop José Gomez of Los Angeles becomes vice president

November 8, 2016

Annual collection helps elderly men, women religious

The annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection will be held Dec. 10 to 11 in most U.S. parishes.

November 8, 2016

Religious, community leaders focus on affordable housing crisis

Catholic Charities, Habitat for Humanity and Interfaith Ministries host summit to focus on innovative ways faith-based organizations can address the affordable housing crisis

November 8, 2016

Catholic high school educational scholarships help form minds, hearts and spirit

Having access to academic excellence within a Catholic school setting helps to form the whole child — in mind, heart and spirit, as well as encourage them to fix their eyes on heaven and becoming a disciple of Christ.

November 8, 2016

Archdiocese honors Galveston-Houston area firefighters

Every day firefighters dedicate themselves to protecting the citizens of the Galveston-Houston area and their property.

November 8, 2016

CCHD funds empower the impoverished

It’s easy to get caught up in raucous national elections — important as they are — which make it easy to get distracted from the local political stage, where one can exert the greatest influence.

November 8, 2016

National Bible Week builds on Jubilee Year of Mercy

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is encouraging families, parishes and schools throughout the United States to participate in National Bible Week, beginning on Sunday, Nov. 13, and continuing through the following week.

November 8, 2016

Houston priest gathers with other liturgical leaders in New York to discuss Liturgy, social justice

Nearly 200 leaders from 85 dioceses gathered in Albany, New York on October 5 to 7, for the 47th annual national meeting of the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions (FDLC).

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