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April 25, 2017

Easter: Archdiocese celebrates the resurrection of Jesus

The Easter Triduum is the most important part of the Church year. From Holy Thursday through Easter Sunday, Catholics around the world commemorate the suffering, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

April 25, 2017

Catholics advocate at state Capitol

With blue shirts that matched the wide blue sky above, Catholics by the thousands joined their bishops who lead the state’s 15 dioceses at the Texas Capitol as one voice advocating for a number of issues as state legislators met April 4.

April 18, 2017

Joy Over Fear - Cardinal DiNardo's 2017 Easter Message

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), has issued the following Easter message as we celebrate the joy of Christ's Resurrection.

April 11, 2017

Faith in the death, resurrection of Jesus is central to Catholicism

As we prepare to celebrate the crowning truth of our faith, I do wonder, how seriously do we take the fact of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ?

April 11, 2017

Beginning at the Cross: How the Church ministers to caregivers

The Church community’s response to caregivers of older adults rightfully begins at the cross where Jesus initiated this ministry.

April 11, 2017

Young adults are the disciples of this generation

Need inspiration? Look to young adults. Searching for Christ’s Love in the Church? Look to young adults. Need love itself? Look to young adults. Looking for Spiritual guidance? Run to young adults!

April 11, 2017

AYC aims to transform youth in faith, holiness

One of the premier faith-based events that occurs each year in our local Church is the Archdiocesan Youth Conference, gathering between 2,800 and 3,000 high-school youth and the adults that minister to them in our parishes and schools.

April 11, 2017

The Cardinal’s Circle makes lasting impact on Inner City Catholic Schools

Now a senior at St. Pius X High School, Cody Graham continues to have a strong affinity for St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, which he attended previously.

April 11, 2017

The Catholic ‘voice’ for the deaf, hard of hearing

For more than 40 years, St. Dominic Center for the Deaf has been the “voice” of Catholics who are deaf and hard of hearing in the Archdiocese as well as the larger Metro-Houston area.

April 11, 2017

Parish pastoral planning starts with love, listening

In 2013, the Archdiocese requested that pastors and lay leaders at all 146 parishes take time to discern their communities’ unique needs and chart a five-year plan to live, share and nurture the faith — the three “pathways” to their pastoral planning.

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