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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

June 9, 2020

Amid COVID-19, praying for those discerning a vocational call is more important than ever

According to the director of the Office of Vocations of the Archdiocese, Father Richard McNeillie, the ministry has been successful in staying connected to these young people who need our prayers and support during uncertain times. The ministry is one of 60 ministries supported by the Diocesan Services Fund (DSF).

June 9, 2020

St. Catherine’s Montessori graduates first senior class

For the first time since it was established in 1966, St. Catherine’s Montessori had a senior graduation on Friday, May 29.

June 9, 2020

MORENO: Viviendo y navegando un mundo virtual

En estos tiempos que estamos viviendo, los cambios en la sociedad que ya se estaban dando, rápidamente tomaron lugar de manera increíblemente acelerada. Incluso, instituciones y compañías que por años se negaban a realizar actividades en línea tuvieron que adaptarse.

June 9, 2020

MCMULLIN: Virtual communication, the new reality for ministry

College students still need someone to talk to, and I still need to hear from them. God’s love has not been closed.

June 9, 2020

FRITSCH: ‘Walking with Moms in Need’ helps moms in crisis

In June, the Archdiocese begins the year-long campaign “Walking with Moms in Need.” This national initiative will assist our parish communities in learning about the help currently available for pregnant and parenting mothers and determining new ways of reaching out and providing assistance.

May 26, 2020

Two of a kind: 2 priest ordinations a show of courage despite pandemic

Two new priests, Deacon Mark Hebert and Deacon Thuc Nguyen, will be ordained June 6 at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart during the coronavirus pandemic.

May 26, 2020

Teachers grapple with surprising semester, sending students towards uncertain summer

Catholic schools around the Archdiocese draw the semester to a close, with teachers readying for an unknown fall semester.

May 26, 2020

Catechists use modern tools to teach a sacred faith

Catholic churches and schools are discovering innovative ways to virtually connect with the faithful who are in quarantine due to COVID-19 mandates. This may indefinitely change the landscape of forming and sharing the faith with the domestic church beyond the pandemic.

May 26, 2020

Seminarian offers online video tour of seminary chapel

New online tour offers faithful a chance to make a digital pilgrimage

May 26, 2020

TOROK: The Holy Spirit’s presence during COVID-19

During COVID 19, young people have leaped into offering random acts of kindness. The following are responses from youth who were asked: What random acts of kindness have you done during this pandemic that made you feel the presence of the Spirit working through you?

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