The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

November 28, 2017

Creating space to form the faith of the future of the young adult Catholic Church

According to Joseph M. Magee, Ph.D., director of campus ministry at Texas Medical Center Universities, the Catholic communities on university campuses are built on Christian love for God and others, and can offer a safe place to withstand the many contrary forces in college. He said these young adults, ages 18 to 39, face a critical and challenging time, not only as they discern their vocations, but as they question and grow in their faith.

November 28, 2017

The Cardinal’s Circle makes Catholic school education possible for families

Founded in 2010, the mission of The Cardinal’s Circle is to help Inner City Catholic Schools maintain a standard of academic excellence in curriculum and staff. The Cardinal’s Circle also helps the 13 schools provide tuition assistance required by a large portion of their student population.

November 28, 2017

Filipino priests called to walk with fellow immigrant Catholics, cardinals say

Part reunion, part crash course in Church teaching and navigating the current political climate both in the U.S. and back home in the Philippines, and part celebration of all things Texas, faith and culture came full circle for the 330 priests attending the third National Assembly of Filipino Priests Nov. 7 to Nov. 10 in Houston.

November 28, 2017

A Catholic university serves all in unity of faith, reason, Cardinal DiNardo tells new UST president

New leader’s vision of encounter comes to life during storm relief

November 28, 2017

Julia Greeley: A voice of charity, love, faith during 1800s, 1900s

Julia Greeley was a pioneer for Catholics. Black Catholics cling to her story as a model of loving kindness in the face of cruelty and oppression that resonates with people of all races, times and cultures.

November 28, 2017

Delayed by Harvey, now dedicated in faith: new Missouri City church opens to capacity crowds

St. Angela Merici Catholic Church in Missouri City dedicates new sanctuary building

November 28, 2017

Advent is a time of waiting

Today, Advent is a time of waiting for and preparing the faithful’s hearts for the birth of the Lord Jesus. And we wait, in hope, for the second coming of Christ at the end of time.

November 14, 2017

Huracanes culturales y los escombros que dejan atrás

El huracán y luego la tormenta tropical Harvey revolotearon sobre el área de Houston arrojando lo que parecía ser una cantidad interminable de lluvia en nuestra área

November 14, 2017

Being missionary disciples is about a relationship with Christ, with His people

Each year, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) announces a new catechetical theme for all dioceses across the nation. Our Archdiocese incorporates this theme in our annual kickoff for faith formation leaders as they gather and plan for religious education in their home parishes.

November 14, 2017

Cultural hurricanes and the debris they leave behind

Hurricane Harvey churned over the Houston area dumping what seemed to be an endless amount of rain in our area. Fifty-one inches is a lot of water. If it wasn’t falling from the sky, it was coming up from the gutters.

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