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November 28, 2023

The St. Andrew Novena: Prayerful preparation for Christmas

Have you heard of the St. Andrew Novena? Consider this prayer a new way to embrace Advent and prepare for Christmas.

November 28, 2023

Archdiocesan Guadalupe celebration returns to Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

Downtown Houston will be filled with music and festivities of ancient Mexican traditions on Saturday, Dec. 9, to celebrate the anniversary of the Virgin Mary’s appearance to a humble Mexican peasant, St. Juan Diego, in 1531.

November 28, 2023

UST president sees with gratitude, hope amidst record growth

When Dr. Richard Ludwick, president of the University of St. Thomas, speaks about the current life and future of the city’s only Catholic university, his eyes have a distinct sparkle, and it’s not just his glasses.

November 28, 2023

On journey toward God with Mary on pilgrimages across the world

In the midst of December, several celebrations involve our Mother of God with the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary on Dec. 8, Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast Day on Dec. 12 and Our Savior’s birth on Dec. 25.

November 28, 2023

Bridging Divides: The Catholic Church’s call for unity and embracing faith diversity

The Office of Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs of the Archdiocese aligns with the Catholic Church’s commitment to seek visible unity among Christians and to build relationships with Jews, Muslims and followers of various world religions. Its mission is dedicated to promoting ecumenical goals and deeper interreligious relations.

November 28, 2023

RUPPRECHT: Praying for celebrities as a charitable act?

When looking for things to pray for, don't overlook the names that are often in bright lights.

November 28, 2023

March for Life announces 2024 theme: ‘Pro-Life: With Every Woman, For Every Child’

The March for Life’s theme for its 2024 event will be “Pro-Life: With Every Woman, For Every Child,” the group’s president announced on Nov. 14.

November 28, 2023

BRILL: Two Masses for Christmas? A Christmas Mass explainer

Christmas Day is a momentous celebration in our faith, but this year provides a unique scheduling challenge since it falls on a Monday. Here's why you should plan to go to Mass on Sunday and Monday.

November 28, 2023

NGUYEN: Fidelity - The path to heaven

If we strive to live in His truth and walk in His love in all circumstances, His grace will uphold us, and an eternal reward awaits us.

November 28, 2023

CIESIELSKI: Advent - Aging’s perspective on preparedness

Aging offers us a certain wisdom or perspective for preparing ourselves during the Advent season.

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