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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

June 14, 2022

More than 1,000 confirmed at Pentecost celebrations

Guadalupe... Joan of Arc... Miguel Pro... These were just a few of the saints chosen by more than 1,000 Catholics across the Archdiocese as confirmation saints at several Pentecost Masses.

June 14, 2022

Sculpture brings pro-life message to Chapel of St. Basil

Since early 2022, the University of St. Thomas has hosted the larger-than-life cast bronze sculpture that depicts a veiled mother embracing a child in her womb.

June 14, 2022

Hot topics on tap for Café Catholica’s young adult summer speaker series

Dynamic local and national speakers are headlining on July Mondays and Aug. 1 for Café Catholica. The annual event brings together young adults 18 through 39.

June 14, 2022

Galveston Mass opens 175th anniversary celebrations

City of Galveston honors Archdiocese with May proclamation

June 14, 2022

Archdiocese traces its roots to mid 1800s in forming men for the priesthood

As the Archdiocese recognizes its 175th anniversary this year, St. Mary’s Seminary is one of its original ministries founded in the mid-1800s.

June 14, 2022

Class of 2022: A World Wide Open

With the world reopening after two years of quarantine and closures from the COVID-19 pandemic, so too is the world opening wide for these students in the senior class of 2022.

June 14, 2022

Amid pain in Uvalde, there’s still ‘goodness in people,’ says San Antonio archbishop

Barrett Station parish hosts prayer vigil for Uvalde, Buffalo shooting victims

June 14, 2022

ADAMS: A few good teens - Join the Archdiocesan Youth Council

Originally called Youth Ambassadors for Christ, or YAC for short, the youth explored ways to use their gifts and engage others throughout the Archdiocese to serve on the diocesan and parish level.

June 14, 2022

ROMERO: Welcoming young adults as a pilgrim host

Taking on the role of being a host does not only mean welcoming but also taking care of that person for the time they are visiting, making them feel at home. With that same spirit, we must act in our spiritual home.

June 14, 2022

MESSINA: And after the fire came a gentle whisper

We love the fire and wind, the drama of Pentecost! We can imagine the roaring sound emanating from the Upper Room, reaching the ears of those gathered in Jerusalem, both drawing and confusing them.

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