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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

October 27, 2020

GARCIA-LUENSE: All Saints Day -- The ‘superheroes’ we should emulate

Learning who the saints, the superheroes of the Catholic Church, can help us on our faith journey.

October 13, 2020

TCH offers free digital editions, newsletter

The award-winning newsroom at the Texas Catholic Herald is excited to announce the addition of two new free digital offerings: the Digital Editions and the Digest, an email newsletter.

October 13, 2020

No better time than ‘meow’: Parishes celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi with annual pet blessing

From poodles to parakeets, spiders to snakes, and everything in between – Father Wayne Wilkerson, pastor of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, has blessed them all.

October 13, 2020

The human dignity of a political opponent

Many have struggled with social media and discussions ahead of the 2020 Election. Here's how to handle them.

October 13, 2020

Parishes host COVID-19 testing

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, several parishes throughout the Archdiocese have stepped up to host pop-up COVID-19 testing in coordination with the Harris County Public Health and City of Houston Health departments.

October 13, 2020

When the starting line begins at home: Annual Steps for Students 5K race goes virtual in 2021

The annual Steps for Students 5K fundraiser, which usually draws thousands of participants to downtown Houston, will be going virtual Feb. 20, 2021, to keep Catholic school students and staff safe.

October 13, 2020

Restoring marriages, relationships to protect, nurture the Domestic Church

Central social institutions are marriage and family that should be supported and strengthened, and not undermined, according to the U.S. Catholic Bishops. This includes restoring marriages and healing broken relationships to protect and nurture the domestic Church.

October 13, 2020

One Sunday for the World: World Mission Sunday set for Oct. 18

World Mission Sunday, which is set for Oct. 18, joins all Catholics of the world into one community of faith.

October 13, 2020

Learning during a pandemic: Catholic schools adjust to multi-learning environments

The school bell’s familiar sound welcomed thousands of Catholic school students across the Archdiocese alongside stringent COVID-19 pandemic guidelines in place. About two months into the school year, Archdiocesan Catholic Schools have adjusted to the current normal way of teaching.

October 13, 2020

‘My art is my ministry’: Catholic upbringing helps Eileen J. Morris tell contemporary stories

Thanks to movies like “The Sound of Music” and “The Trouble With Angels,” Eileen J. Morris, artistic director for Houston’s Ensemble Theatre, grew up wanting to be a nun. But God had other plans.

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