The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

June 21, 2011

Our Lady of Walsingham dedicates shrine, prepares for ordinariate

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s only Anglican Use parish has erected a new shrine to its patroness, Our Lady of Walsingham.

June 21, 2011

Four ordained to priesthood for Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Representing the diversity of the local Church, newly ordained priests Fathers Eurel Manzano, Jude Ezuma, Phong Nguyen and Victor Perez all share one call to serve the Lord.

May 24, 2011

Archdiocesan faithful drawn to Vatican City for John Paul II beatification

Local Catholics reflect on their momentous pilgrimage to Rome for the celebration.

May 24, 2011

Pro-life and politics: Goals met, challenges remain during current legislative session

In Austin, the sonogram (House Bill 15) and “Choose Life” license plate (HB 238) bills are two high-profile pieces of legislation that have garnered strong support from state legislators. Both are advocated by the Texas Catholic Conference.

May 24, 2011

Office of Communications serves as ‘voice’ of Archdiocese

DSF-supported department shares the Good News through modern and traditional means.

May 24, 2011

Welcoming Holy Spirit on Pentecost Sunday

On June 12, Catholics the world over will observe Pentecost Sunday. This also is a time for Catholic adults to receive the sacrament of Confirmation, which will happen locally at various parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.

May 24, 2011

Serra clubs to host annual conference

For those interested in pursuing a vocation in the Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, the local Serra clubs are sometimes a first point of contact.

May 23, 2011

Angel House at St. Dominic Village in need of furniture

As a result of the expanding program, St. Dominic Village is in need of donated furniture in good condition to furnish more rooms for those in need. If you have or know of someone who has furniture that might be appropriate.

May 23, 2011

Unity Explosion ready to ignite June 15-19

Unity Explosion is celebrating 21 years of a liturgically-focused, faith-based evangelization conference.

May 10, 2011

Prayer for Vocations Day set for May 15

The Vatican has called for the 48th World Day of Prayer for Vocations to be observed May 15, the fourth Sunday of Easter, commonly known as Good Shepherd Sunday. Pope Benedict XVI set the theme for the occasion, "Proposing Vocations in the Local Church," in his message for the World Day of Prayer for Vocations.

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.