On Dec. 8, 2020, in his apostolic letter, Patris corde (With a Father’s Heart), Pope Francis celebrated the 150th anniversary of the declaration of St. Joseph as patron of the Universal Church by announcing this coming year as the Year of St. Joseph.
As we walk with the young Church at this year’s Archdiocesan Youth Conference, we will continually return to these three great truths. It is with this knowledge that young people can ultimately know that the one place to seek and find the truth is in Christ and His Holy Church.
In the days after another historic weather storm pushed into Texas – this time with frigid temperatures – on Valentine’s Day, the snow that once surrounded St. Laurence Catholic School’s sign was replaced by bright red, purple and yellow tulips to honor the lives of three of their own students.
The Cardinal’s Circle’s mission is to help Inner City Catholic Schools (ICCS) maintain a standard of academic excellence in curriculum and staffand to provide the tuition assistance required by a large portion of ICCS’s student population.
As the hardships of COVID-19 social distancing mandates continue to impact the elderly and sick in healthcare facilities, the Catholic Chaplains Corps (CCC) of the Archdiocese remains resolute in its commitment to provide much-needed sacramental and spiritual ministry to those Catholic sisters and brothers in need.
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.