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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

April 28, 2020

Golden years find great care at St. Dominic Village

Like other senior care centers across the nation grappling with the coronavirus pandemic, St. Dominic Village in Houston makes great strides in caring for its residents and staff.

April 28, 2020

Richmond parishioners craft protective equipment for area healthcare workers fighting coronavirus

Alarmed by the lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) available to frontline healthcare workers fighting to slow the coronavirus pandemic in the Galveston-Houston region, husband-and-wife duo Josh and Beckie Gautreau decided to take things into their own hands — and sewing and 3-D printing machines.

April 28, 2020

Catholic Workers serve amid Houston quarantine

Catholic Workers at Casa Juan Diego continue serving during the quarantine.

April 28, 2020

Young adults advanced on using technology to keep up spiritually

Young adults, already handy with computer apps and using technology in everyday life, have kept up with prayer life and spiritual exercises online with the Archdiocese’s Young Adult and Campus Ministry reaching even beyond the Galveston-Houston area.

April 28, 2020

Ministries reach the vulnerable in face of pandemic

Though the COVID-19 halted many efforts, Archdiocese ministries continue to serve the vulnerable.

April 28, 2020

Catholic high school students in Archdiocese adjust to new COVID-19 ‘normal’

Among the drastic changes brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of students across the country shifted from in-person lessons to distance learning. For Catholic high schools in the Archdiocese, this meant changing their curriculum and methods entirely so students could learn from home.

April 28, 2020

COVID-19 restrictions heighten awareness of love, need for Church

Since March 18, Catholics living in the Galveston-Houston area have joined millions around the world celebrating livestreamed Masses at home to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. This unprecedented moment in history when public Masses have been suspended has heightened a new awareness about the love of and need for the Sacraments of the Church.

April 28, 2020

Honoring Mothers: Initiative aims to help churches help mothers in need

As Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 10 quickly approaches, the uncertainty regarding COVID-19 and the quarantine continues to complicate plans for family gatherings. However, regardless of location, mothers will be honored and loved.

April 28, 2020

Llevándole a los hispanos la palabra de Dios durante la crisis

La Oficina de Ministerio Hispano de la Arquidiócesis está usando programas y aplicaciones en línea para continuar ayudando a la comunidad hispana en su proceso espiritual.

April 28, 2020

AQUINAS: An Easter united in prayer

For many of us, in this time of pandemic, our Lenten season became something we did not expect, writes Sister Thomas Aquinas.

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