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August 19, 2014

Cardinal DiNardo speaks about St. John Paul II, Pope Francis at 5th Annual Prayer Breakfast

More than 1,000 people attended this year’s Prayer Breakfast and listened to keynote speaker Daniel Cardinal DiNardo July 18 at the Hilton of the Americas in downtown Houston.

August 19, 2014

How parishes are fostering a Spirituality of Communion

We are now one full year into the three-year plan that Daniel Cardinal DiNardo envisioned to embrace a “spirituality of communion” — a concept first presented by St. John Paul II in 2001.

August 19, 2014

Getting closer to Jesus through Church law

Every organization in society has its laws and rules for keeping order and living the purpose of that organization.

August 19, 2014

Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem discusses Holy Land conflict during visit to Houston

Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem was visiting the United States July 17 when Israel began its ground campaign into Gaza in response to a string of escalating events that began with the kidnappings and deaths of Israeli and Palestinian teens.

August 19, 2014

Archdiocese welcomes new Superintendent of Catholic Schools

As the new Superintendent of Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, Dr. Julie Vogel said she has a broad perspective across all levels of education, understands the essence of good teaching and has the ability to create and sustain strong relationships with a variety of people.

August 19, 2014

Bishop Sheltz thanks Catholic school educators for answering ‘the call’

During the recent Opening Mass for Catholic Schools, Auxiliary Bishop George A. Sheltz reminded educators of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston that they are answering a call from God.

July 15, 2014

5 Minutes With Father T.J. Dolce

Celebrating his fifth year as a priest, Father T.J. Dolce exudes great love for his vocation. “I know I was called to the priesthood,” he said. “This is exactly where I am supposed to be.”

July 15, 2014

Remaining ‘culturally deaf’ to hear the word of God

For the past 40 years, St. Dominic’s Deaf Center in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has focused on spreading God’s message and love by remaining “culturally deaf,” where languages, customs and traditions that are appropriate for the deaf and hard of hearing community are included in all celebrations.

July 15, 2014

Catholics gather in Houston for biennial Unity Explosion

They traveled near and far: by air, automobile and convoy; young and not so young; male and female; single and married. They gathered to “Rejoice Together ... Encouraged Forever!”

July 15, 2014

Young adults gather for 15th annual Café Catholica

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo challenged the more than 700 young adults gathered for the opening night of Café Catholica on July 7 at St. Michael Catholic Church in Houston. Cardinal DiNardo spoke on living out the ideas set forth in Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation “Evangelii Gaudium.”

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