The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Around the ArchdiocesePastoral AppointmentsThe Digest Newsletter

About & Contact Us | Advertising | Submissions & Deadlines | Digital Edition


May 22, 2018

2,100 welcomed at Easter find themselves in the local Church’s story

As Pentecost marked the end of the Easter season, thousands of newly baptized or confirmed Catholics are just beginning their journeys of faith in the Catholic Church.

May 22, 2018

Pope congratulates Neocatechumenal Way, including Houston group, on its 50th anniversary

Pope Francis blessed a May 5 international meeting of the Neocatechumenal Way in Rome, which included 350 pilgrims from Houston, for the movement’s recent worldwide 50th anniversary.

May 22, 2018

Bishop Cahill returns to Houston for Prayer Breakfast

Prayer Breakfast keynote speaker Bishop Brendan J. Cahill opens up about his spiritual journey

May 22, 2018

IGNITE to help St. Mary’s Seminary sustain their mission of preparing future priests, training deacons

For more than 100 years, St. Mary’s Seminary has provided a vitally important ministry to the local Church by helping thousands of men answer their call to the priesthood and ultimately follow in the steps of the first disciples.

May 22, 2018

San José Clinic leads the way in providing innovative health care to the underserved

The ministry providing comprehensive and affordable medical, dental and pharmacy care to those with limited access in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is San José Clinic.

May 22, 2018

Transitional deacons ordained May 12

The Ordination of Transitional Deacons, held Saturday, May 12, at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, brought eight men to the next step in their journey to the priesthood.

May 22, 2018

BOLGER: In the life of a disciple, healing must be part of the mission

For more than two decades the Church has been awakening to the New Evangelization ­– the true purpose for which the Church exists.

May 22, 2018

DOLCE: Supporting our priests and future priests

We live in a world and a culture that is very critical of leadership. Whether it is political, economic, entertainment, or even religious, the people at the top seem to be open targets for criticism. But something happened on April 6 at Strake Jesuit College Preparatory that went against that trend.

May 22, 2018

FRITSCH: After Alfie Evans

As we evaluate growing threats to our vulnerable populations, we can at the same time work to ensure such persons and their families are welcomed and have a place in our communities. It is in this way that we truly enhance our human dignity.

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.

Also in this Section

View an online calendar of upcoming events held by parishes, ministries and organizations Around the Archdiocese and find out how to submit event information for upcoming issues of the Texas Catholic Herald.

Have a story idea or a news tip? Learn more about deadline dates and how to submit news and events to the Texas Catholic Herald.