The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Around the ArchdiocesePastoral AppointmentsThe Digest Newsletter

About & Contact Us | Advertising | Submissions & Deadlines | Digital Edition


January 31, 2012


A feature on vocations in the Archdiocese: Father John Kha Tran said his desire to join the priesthood came at a very young age.

January 31, 2012

‘Even the sick are sent forth as laborers’

Mass for the Anointing of the Sick to be celebrated Feb. 11.

January 31, 2012

Catholic schools spotlight: St. Jerome Catholic School

Editor's note: Catholic Schools Spotlight is a series focusing on Archdiocesan schools and their commitment to the mission of the Church — to educate and form the whole person in mind, heart and spirit. Each feature will spotlight a different Archdiocesan school and offer an insight into the school's community and culture.

January 31, 2012

El papa advierte de la amenaza en contra de la libertad de religión

El Papa Benedicto XVI advirtió, ante los obispos que lo visitaban, del “secularismo radical” que presenta una amenaza en contra de los valores centrales de la cultura de Estados Unidos, y le hizo un llamado a la iglesia de EE. UU., incluyendo políticos y otras personas laicas, para que rindan “testimonio público moral” sobre temas sociales de gran importancia.

January 31, 2012

Houston Symphony

HOUSTON — Music Director Hans Graf and the Houston Symphony will bring a free performance of Anton Bruckner’s magnificent “Ninth Symphony” to the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Feb. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Come and listen to the final symphony written by Bruckner dedicated “To God the Beloved.”

January 10, 2012

Mass for the Anointing of the Sick

World Day of the Sick will be observed with a Anointing Mass at St. Michael’s Catholic Church with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Feb. 11 at 10 a.m.

January 10, 2012

'Welcome Christ in the Migrant'

HOUSTON — ‘Welcoming Christ in the Migrant,’ is this year’s theme for National Migration Week. The week long celebration began on Jan. 8 and ends Jan. 14.

January 10, 2012

Catholic educators: Make plans to attend NCEA in 2013

For the first time, the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) will host annual convention in Houston in 2013.

January 10, 2012

The final step — Ordination Day

Deacons Tom Hawxhurst and Martial Oya to enter priesthood on Jan. 14.

January 10, 2012

Answering God's call

Five vocations tips to the priesthood or religious life.

Also in this Section

View an online calendar of upcoming events held by parishes, ministries and organizations Around the Archdiocese and find out how to submit event information for upcoming issues of the Texas Catholic Herald.

Have a story idea or a news tip? Learn more about deadline dates and how to submit news and events to the Texas Catholic Herald.