The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

February 12, 2019

ESTACIO: Pray first. Pray constantly.

As global as the modern Church is today, many organizations are beginning to ask how they can begin the work of accompanying young people at ground zero. In the months to come, strategies and goals will be created regarding how dioceses should evangelize and catechize young people.

February 12, 2019

DEVET: A Valentine parable: Will we say ‘yes’?

In this “Valentine Season” our thoughts turn lightly to love. A good time to ponder God’s love, what does it mean, and why do we sometimes feel crowded by it?

February 12, 2019

LUENSE: Applying Catholic Social Thought into life

The Catholic Church has always taught that Christian faith has implications for how believers live in society.

January 29, 2019

Catholic communities celebrate Catholic education

Catholic Schools Week unites 18,000-plus students with hundreds of faculty, staff from 59 schools

January 29, 2019

'Brimming with Joy': Archdiocese to celebrate Consecrated Life Feb. 3

On Feb. 3, women and men in consecrated life will gather in celebration with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo at the 11 a.m. Mass at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, located at 1111 St. Joseph Pkwy. in downtown Houston. The public is invited to attend.

January 29, 2019

Competition, community and faith all in stride at Steps for Students

Now one of the nation’s largest, upcoming 5K race set for downtown Houston Feb. 16

January 29, 2019

In Brief: Mt. Carmel renovated; Mardi Gras gala; Valentine's Dance; Diaconate ordination

DiNardo celebrates Mass at renovated Our Lady of Mount Carmel; University of St. Thomas Mardi Gras gala set for March 2, benefits scholarships; Family Life Ministry hosts Valentine’s date night; Catholic Charities still offering storm relief assistance in Galveston County; 42 to be ordained as permanent deacons

January 29, 2019

COLBERT: Living our best life

Matthew Kelly, founder and CEO of Dynamic Catholic, has a number of catchphrases that challenge us to live a fulfilling life — “Become the best version of yourself,” “Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do or what you have” and “Live every day with passion and purpose.”

January 29, 2019

MCNEILLIE: Vocations is a God-given desire, not a forced one

Vocation is born of a God-given desire. It’s a desire that starts out in the Father’s heart, and it becomes our desire when He shares it with us. He wants it for us so badly that He helps us want it for ourselves. So discovering our vocation can be as simple as discovering our desires. Sort of.

January 29, 2019

NGUYEN: From humble beginnings to serving their community

To what standard do you consider something or someone that is good, true and beautiful? Have you heard of H’Hen Niê, a young, ethnic minority Vietnamese lady, who has stolen the heart of the public? H’Hen Niê is loved by many around the world, especially within the Vietnamese communities. She has had a great impact not only because of her indisputable beauty, but also because of her genuineness.

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