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March 11, 2014

Catholic Charities’ ‘The Cardinal’s Krewe’ inaugural fundraiser to benefit services

On Feb. 27 Catholic Charities hosted its inaugural fundraising dinner called “The Cardinal’s Krewe,” with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo.

March 11, 2014

Cell phone apps assist the faithful during Lent

As technology helps people become more mobile, developers are creating innovative ways to help Catholics connect with their faith through their smartphones and tablets.

March 11, 2014

Extraordinary combination of art and Scripture visits Houston

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston had a rare opportunity to see a magnificent piece of art and Scripture at a special introduction to the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible.

February 25, 2014

Week for Christian Unity joins all faith

More than 200 judicatories, clergy, religious and laity of all ages joined voices and hearts in love of God as they entered into the mystery of spiritual ecumenism, praying together with the Word held in common while respecting each one’s tradition.

February 25, 2014

Archdiocese continues fight to protect the unborn

Several events around the Archdiocese continue to promote the right to life of the unborn.

February 25, 2014

New chief executive is eager to make St. Dominic Village a true home for residents

The Board of Directors of St. Dominic Village, the only Catholic senior care community in Houston, is pleased to announce the arrival of Amy Shields as the new chief executive officer.

February 25, 2014

Sowing the seeds for a religious life

Young people considering a sacramental life in the Church no doubt will encounter the question posed within the Prayer to Discern a Vocation, “What is Your Plan for me?”

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.

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