The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

December 25, 2018

Families in faith celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe feast

1,500-plus attend Mass at George R. Brown Convention Center

December 25, 2018

Remembering George H.W. Bush // 1924 - 2018

A 'BRIGHTEST' POINT OF LIGHT: BELOVED 41 REMEMBERED Houston's religious, civic leaders, clergy and lay faithful paid tribute to the 41st U.S. President. Through the week of national remembrance, many focused on his courage, dedication and life of service.

December 25, 2018

Las familias de fe celebran la fiesta de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe

Más de 1,500 personas asistieron a la misa en el Centro de Convenciones George R. Brown

December 25, 2018

Houston still human trafficking hub, but raising awareness brings help

Victoria, a human trafficking survivor whose name has been changed to protect her identity, came to Houston undocumented from Honduras at only two years old with her older sister.

December 25, 2018

Annunciation focuses on needs of parish, surrounding community

Founded in 1869, Annunciation Catholic Church is grounded in a tradition of Catholic faith and service. As the second Catholic church established in Houston and at one time serving the entire Catholic population of Houston, it is often crowded with many people drawn to a reverent and spiritual atmosphere and Masses.

December 25, 2018

MCNEILLIE: Creating a culture of vocations through accompaniment

The results are in; the 2018 Synod on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment” is changing the way we think about vocations.

December 25, 2018

SKLUT: Welcome the stranger this Christmas

Because of my family’s tradition, I am drawn toward Nativity sets during the Christmas season. This year, however, as I notice the Holy Family on display, I have a heightened awareness of recent headlines, especially the many people fleeing Central America.

December 25, 2018

JONES: Singing the meaning of Christmas

I realize that there are actually two Christmas seasons. The commercial driven Christmas that ends on Dec. 24 and the Christmas of the Catholic Church, which begins with the vigil Mass on Dec. 24. The first is a season that has been distorted by commercialism, secularism and relativism.

December 25, 2018

2018: A Year in Review

A look back at some of the major stories and headlines of 2018.

December 11, 2018

Advent brings hope and light at a time of crisis, division

As many of you know, Advent is not just about preparation, but more fundamentally about hope — hope against darkness. And these days, it seems like there is more darkness than usual.

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