San José Clinic, one of the oldest charity-care clinics in the United States serving low-income and uninsured individuals who would otherwise go without health care, recently established a new level of charitable giving in honor of Archbishop Emeritus Joseph A. Fiorenza through its Monsignor Walsh Legacy Circle annual giving campaign.
Sister Therese Cecilia Huong Do was beloved for her warmth and kindness. She was known as a zealous "doer" in her religious community, the Dominican Sisters of Mary Immaculate Province, as well as at Vietnamese Martyrs, the parish she served as Director of Religious Education.
Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and about 40 Catholics from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston were at Mission Control at NASA-Johnson Space Center to witness the historic conversation — the first time any Pope has spoken to astronauts in space.
On July 13, the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is holding its annual Archdiocesan Prayer Breakfast featuring keynote speaker Father James Martin, S.J., author of "The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything" and culture editor of “America” Magazine.
Father Laurence Freeman, the spiritual guide and director of the World Community for Christian Meditation, was in Houston recently to spread the word about the benefits of meditative or contemplative prayer, a traditional form of prayer that is said to be making resurgence across the globe.
The following is a look at the valedictorians and salutatorians of Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s Catholic high schools — those who answered the call to be faithful students at every level of academics and service.
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