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November 8, 2022

NGUYEN: Holy souls of purgatory

For every person who embraces the grace of salvation in Jesus Christ, death is but a step toward eternal life. Prayerful consideration of death can change the way we live our lives and how we relate to the dead.

November 8, 2022

AUZENNE: Venerable Henriette Delille - An unlikely nun

Venerable Henriette Delille is one of six Black American Catholics whose lives are being considered for canonization. What spiritual lessons can we learn from this unlikely nun?

November 8, 2022

IMPELMAN: Forming disciples on the college campus

Catholic young adults in college are the future of our Catholic Church, and we ask for prayers for wisdom as we seek to evangelize this generation.

October 25, 2022

From Agnes to Zélie, relics of 150-plus saints to tour Archdiocese

Make ‘Ordinary Time’ a little less ordinary by visiting this upcoming relic exhibit that is set to visit 13 parishes in the Archdiocese.

October 25, 2022

Now is the time to act to protect the planet, advocates say

Scientists and local leaders at recent Archdiocesan conference on environmental issues said the Church must do more to heed the call of Pope Francis’s environmental encyclical “Laudato Si’” to mitigate and prevent the dire consequences to human life stemming from climate change caused by human activity.

October 25, 2022

Simple steps with the Rosary bring serious spirituality

With October being a month dedicated to the Mother of God and the Rosary, these last few weeks before Advent offer a special opportunity to spend some time with the Blessed Mother.

October 25, 2022

Inviting men in the pews into a journey to serve the Church as deacons

The positive growth trend that began over 50 years ago in the Archdiocese, where adult men “in the pews” answered the call to serve the local Church as permanent deacons, still continues today.

October 25, 2022

Pioneers of Catholic education, Dominican Sisters of Houston continue ministry today

In September 1882, with the approval of Bishop Nicholas Gallagher, third Catholic bishop of Galveston, 20 Dominican sisters arrived in Galveston from Ohio to pioneer Catholic education in Texas.

October 25, 2022

Steps for Students hits the ground running with presenting sponsor

The Steps for Students 5K Walk/Run, set for Feb. 11, 2023, welcomed its new presenting sponsor, Gilbert Andrew Garcia and Garcia Hamilton & Associates, donating $25,000 for Catholic education at the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month.

October 25, 2022

Holy Rosary in Houston hosts several events to celebrate veterans

Several events to celebrate Veterans Day are set for Nov. 4 to 18 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, located at 3617 Milam St. in Houston.

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