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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

October 11, 2011

A blessing of 41 years in Catholic education

Sister Judy Scheffler, the principal of Holy Ghost School in Houston, vividly remembers telling her parents when she wanted to become a religious sister.

October 11, 2011

Living his mission, calling in Guatemala

As World Mission Sunday approaches, we profile one of many from around the Archdiocese.

October 11, 2011

La pena de muerte es inmoral: Católicos no deben apoyarla más

La postura de la Iglesia Católica sobre la pena capital ha evolucionado a través de los siglos, en forma considerable.

September 27, 2011

CNN Vatican analyst John Allen explores religious freedom

John L. Allen Jr., senior correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter and senior Vatican analyst for CNN, will give the annual University of St. Thomas Center for Faith and Culture Archbishop Joseph A. Fiorenza Lecture at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 4 in Jones Hall, 3910 Yoakum.

September 27, 2011

Study the Gospel of Mark at Scripture Seminar, Oct. 17-18

Save the date for the Texas Catholic Conference's 28th annual Scripture Seminar, Oct. 17-18. Held at St. Mary's Seminary in Houston, the two-day event will feature Father J. Patrick Mullen, Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at St. John Seminary College in Camarillo, Calif.

September 27, 2011

Faith shines bright in the midst of wildfires

In Magnolia, St. Matthias parishioners find comfort and relief in Church; community relies on family and friends, try to deal with damage left by fires.

September 27, 2011

500 years of service to the Church

Somascan Fathers celebrate Jubilee throughout the year.

September 27, 2011

Cardinal to theologians: Teach faith to ‘famished’ young adults

While acknowledging that their primary job is not catechesis, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo urged young theologians to help educate their fellow young adults who are “hungry, starving for the word of God.”

September 27, 2011

Comeaux steps down as CCE director of Archdiocese

Viewed as a leader in the field of catechesis, Anne Comeaux retires from her post after 13 years of service.

September 27, 2011

St. Martha celebrates its ‘new church home’

St. Martha Catholic Church opened its doors and welcomed Daniel Cardinal DiNardo on Aug. 13 to celebrate the church’s rite of dedication with approximately 1,600 parishioners, 25 priests, seven deacons and many honored guests in attendance.

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