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August 16, 2017

Elastic House stretches to save many during war

Houston parishioner Christine Wiegman Green, member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, traveled recently to The Netherlands to join her family in receiving an award from the State of Israel on behalf of her Catholic grandparents who saved a Jewish family from Nazi capture during World War II.

August 16, 2017

Shepherd’s Cup tournament raises funds for faith and clergy formation; schools, seminary

Competition, faith reasons to play at upcoming annual charity golf classic

August 16, 2017

Young adults to brainstorm with faith at V Encuentro

Young Hispanic adults selected by their parishes will be meeting Sept. 16 at the Archdiocesan Fifth National Encuentro to brainstorm about what they need from the Church and what they can give to the Church and community.

August 16, 2017

You are a ‘treasure’, Cardinal tells young people

Surrounded by thousands of teens from throughout the region at the 2017 Archdiocesan Youth Conference (AYC), Daniel Cardinal DiNardo encouraged the youth to seek holiness in all parts of their lives.

August 16, 2017

First Catholic elementary school in Katy opens in 2018

Epiphany of the Lord Catholic Church has broken ground on a building for an elementary school scheduled to open for the 2018-19 school year.

August 16, 2017

A ‘rare’ closer look at the Catholic Church in China

Bishop Sheltz to speak at China Church forum

August 16, 2017

Interim Superintendent looks for Catholic schools to continue ‘raising standard of excellence’

Debra Haney will serve as the interim Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston for the 2017-2018 academic year. She recently served the Catholic Schools Office (CSO) as Associate Superintendent.

July 19, 2017

A look into ‘IGNITE: Our Faith, Our Mission’ Capital Campaign for the Archdiocese

In an effort to meet the needs of our growing Archdiocese, a planning study was conducted to identify the Church’s present day challenges of meeting the needs of St. Mary’s Seminary, as well as our Catholic Schools and Faith Formation — now and into the future.

July 18, 2017

Mission: To be loving, compassionate and just toward others

The charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph is to love God and to love and serve the dear neighbor without distinction. This charism relates directly to what I think is the mission of the Church today.

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