The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

January 10, 2023

The global impact of a German pope

Very few figures within the contemporary Church have influenced it as deeply and for as long as Pope Benedict XVI, who died Dec. 31, 2022 at 95.

January 10, 2023

Hundreds of thousands pay last respects to Pope Benedict XVI at St. Peter’s

A quiet hush covered the vast expanse of St. Peter’s Square even though it was filled with thousands of people slowly winding their way around the colonnade into St. Peter’s Basilica to pay their last respects to the late Pope Benedict XVI.

January 10, 2023

Texas celebrations join special Masses around the world in praying for Pope Benedict XVI

Archdioceses and dioceses in Texas and across the U.S. have been celebrating liturgies praying for the peaceful repose of the soul of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, 95, who passed away on New Year's Eve, and was buried in Rome Jan. 5.

January 10, 2023

A ‘genuine friend of the Jewish people’: Jewish-Catholic dialogue leaders remember Benedict

Pope Benedict XVI is being remembered for his lifelong role in deepening Jewish-Catholic relations, bringing to life the dialogue called for by the Second Vatican Council, according to many leaders within the Jewish community.

January 10, 2023

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School in Galena Park among leading fundraisers for Steps

Raising more than $20,000 for its school last year, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic school in Galena Park is again in the running to be among the top fundraisers for Steps for Students 5K run/walk set for Feb. 11.

January 10, 2023

Poetry contest helps middle school students find their spirit

Middle school students in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Catholic schools and those being homeschooled are eligible to win $500 plus free tuition to a summer writing workshop.

January 10, 2023

ADAMS: Teens living their faith in the world after COVID

The Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization is committed to helping parents, pastors, and youth leaders help teens encounter Christ by offering programs where youth interact within the community and the larger Church community.

January 10, 2023

AUZENNE: Skip the pro-life victory parade, it’s time to get to work in this post-Roe world

Certainly, there is a time and place for marches — maybe even the occasional parade. But let us not forget that real work is not marching; it is in walking alongside our sisters and brothers in need.

January 10, 2023

Congregation of the Missionary Carmelites of St. Teresa

The Congregation of the Missionary Carmelites of St. Teresa was founded in Mexico City on March 8, 1903, by Sisters Teresa Petra Muciño, Carmen Gallardo, Soledad Perez and Antonia Velazquez.

January 10, 2023

MILLER: Surrendering in the midst of transition

How is God speaking to you in this new year?

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