The annual Blue Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, located at 1111 St. Joseph Pkwy. All active and retired employees of criminal justice agencies and their supporters are encouraged to attend.
The National Catholic Educational Association will host its annual convention in Houston in 2013. The national conference provides an opportunity for area Catholic educators, catechists, administrators, pastors and parents to join thousands of their peers from throughout the nation to gain new knowledge from experts in their fields and renew their excitement and passion for teaching
The Galveston-Houston Knights of Columbus Charities will present Daniel Cardinal DiNardo’s fifth annual Shepherd’s Cup Charity Golf Classic benefiting Catholic education, faith formation and St. Mary Seminary on Monday, Oct. 22, 10 a.m. at Kingwood Country Club.
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul invites the public to be a part of the Friends of the Poor Walk. The one-mile walk is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 29. The Friends of the Poor Walk is a national program coordinated by the development team at the national office of the society.
A foundational course on the doctrine and theology of marriage for all couples and individuals working in marriage ministry is set for Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at St. Dominic Archdiocesan Center, Morkovsky Hall, Room 205. The cost is $30 per couple or $20 individual.
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Parish Social Ministry classes will begin Aug. 30 and run through Dec. 13 at St. Mary’s Seminary, 9845 Memorial Dr., on Thursday evenings from 7 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. in the Nold Building.
The 2012 fall semester of the Certificate in Life, Justice and Peace Course sessions begin Aug. 27 and will be held every Monday for 11 weeks.Topics include “Moral Formation in Christ,” “The Person and Economics,” “Grace and the Virtues” and “The Person and Politics.”
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