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January 25, 2022

Christmas day wedding in hospital brings joy to family despite difficulties

Hard-working Catholic lay chaplains, Houston Methodist Hospital staff and priests all came together to give Christmas Day blessings to a family battling a pancreatic cancer diagnosis in the Texas Medical Center.

January 25, 2022

Four parishes named Filipino pilgrimage sites

With a quartet of parishes ready to welcome pilgrims, local leaders are excited for the jubilee indulgence period, which runs Jan. 26 to April 26, to mark the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines.

January 25, 2022

Catholic schools to celebrate Catholic education

The annual Catholic Schools Week, set for Jan. 30 to Feb. 5, unites students with faculty, staff, and parish communities.

January 25, 2022

‘In Spirit and Truth’: Nearly 500 confirmed on the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord

Did you know one? Nearly 500 Catholics from 59 parishes across the Archdiocese received the Sacrament of Confirmation from Cardinal DiNardo and Auxiliary Bishop Italo Dell’Oro at four separate Masses on Jan. 9.

January 25, 2022

Archdiocesan Mass honors Martin Luther King Jr. life, legacy

Catholics from around the Archdiocese gathered to honor the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 16.

January 25, 2022

Fort Worth-area parish embraces synagogue next door after hostage crisis

Members of Christian, Jewish and Islamic faith backgrounds and a representative from the city attended a prayer vigil in Good Shepherd’s chapel.

January 25, 2022

JONES: A New Year’s Resolution: Take some spiritual rest

We should take advantage of God’s plan of rest for us. This winter, take time from “doing” and allow yourself to just “be.”

January 25, 2022

ADAMS: Disciples Assemble! Archdiocesan Junior High Rally returns

Know a junior high student? Help them answer the call of Jesus Christ with other youth at the 2022 Archdiocesan Junior High Youth Rally.

January 11, 2022

'A life that preached': Bishop Sheltz celebrated, remembered and laid to rest

The beloved Auxiliary Bishop George A. Sheltz was honored at his Dec. 30 visitation and vigil and prayed for at his Dec. 31 funeral Mass.

January 11, 2022

Catholic Charities poverty summit goes virtual for Poverty Awareness Month

Catholic Charities will host a virtual event to help show the many faces of poverty and the trauma it can cause.

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