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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

February 25, 2014

Returning to God ‘with whole hearts’ through retreats

Retreat themes during the season of Lent often emphasize God’s love and His desire that all return to Him and grow in intimacy with Him.

February 25, 2014

Lent: 40 days of repentance and conversion

Ash Wednesday, March 5, will mark the beginning of the season of Lent. Each year, the Church embarks on a 40-day journey of fasting, prayer and almsgiving.

February 25, 2014

More than 9,100 runners participate in Steps for Students

Following Mass at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, a blessing from Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and the beautiful pealing bells of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart sent off thousands of runners and participants of all ages as they took part in the ninth annual Steps for Students 5K Run/Walk and the David K. Guite Memorial 1K Family Fun Run.

February 25, 2014

Experience life through different lenses

Sylvia and Pat Tucker, parishioners of Prince of Peace Catholic Community in northwest Houston, are avid travelers and amateur photographers.

February 11, 2014

Passionist priest hosts ‘Live with Passion!’ on TV

Father Cedric Pisegna, C.P., can be seen locally on TBN (KETH-14 cable; Digital antenna 14.2, Dish 260, Direct 372, ATT 14, 560).

February 11, 2014

Archdiocese celebrates Mass, legacy of MLK

“Precious Lord, take my hand” was the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s favorite song, Father Reginald Samuels said in his homily at the Mass of Remembrance for King at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart on Jan. 19.

February 11, 2014

Light of consecrated life shines brightly during annual Mass and celebration

With hundreds of candles illuminating the worship space, local women and men in consecrated life gathered with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo to celebrate the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Feb. 2.

February 11, 2014

Order hosts Mass to give Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick

The Order of Malta hosted the sixth annual Mass for the Anointing of the Sick, celebrated by Auxiliary Bishop George A. Sheltz at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart on Saturday, Feb. 1.

February 11, 2014

Black History Month: Honoring Saint Josephine Bakhita

Saint Josephine Bakhita, a former slave born in Sudan in 1869, draws hearts to her as she is recognized as a model to be venerated as a modern Saint.

February 11, 2014

Cardinal addresses improvements in Jewish-Catholic relations

Differences remain but the state of Jewish-Catholic relations over the last 50 years, especially in the U.S., has improved tremendously.

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