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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

November 14, 2017

Integrated approach helps foster the call to priesthood, consecrated life

The ministry responsible for encouraging and fostering young people in the Archdiocese who are considering a vocation to the priesthood or consecrated life is the Office of Vocations.

November 14, 2017

Celebrating the past, embracing the future: St. Mary's Seminary

Clergy, bishop alumni return for St. Mary’s Seminary reunion

November 14, 2017

CCHD funds helps those working on the margins

Nov. 18 & 19 second collection empowers those living in poverty to make lasting changes

October 30, 2017

After Harvey, faith fuels Houston fans, religious; World Series is boost city needed

Baseball bats and rosary beads were all that was on Tonya Killian's mind as she walked towards Minute Maid Park for Game 3 of the 2017 World Series.

October 24, 2017

Annual ‘In Memoria’ concert to remember, help disaster victims

The Archdiocesan Choir, under the direction of Dr. Rick Lopez, presents the ninth annual “In Memoria” concert, which will be held at two locations this year.

October 24, 2017

Haciendo eco del Evangelio y dejarse transformar por el Espíritu Santo

Hace unos meses atrás tuve la dicha y la oportunidad de ser invitado especial y presentador para la jornada de estudio por la Sociedad de Catequetas Latinoamericanos (SCALA) y Boston College a través del Profesor Dr. Hosffman Ospino.

October 24, 2017

Harvey brought out the vocation to holiness in everyone

We all know what we were doing and where we were during the events of Hurricane Harvey. And most of us never lost power, so we watched the whole thing unfold as our local media did a wonderful job of bringing us great information.

October 24, 2017

Deacons help bring living water to those parched in Nigeria

Sister Franca Onyibor of the Missionary Sisters of the Holy Rosary said, “like a mighty big miracle, waters began to flow... the whole village went electric with joy. In one voice, they asked me to convey to you and your team, their joy and deep appreciation.”

October 24, 2017

Need for pastoral visitors on the rise with growth in regional healthcare institutions

In the Texas Medical Center alone, currently nine priests provide pastoral care and the Sacrament of Reconciliation, Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick, and the Eucharist to the Catholic patients and hospital staff. Sixty trained pastoral visitors assist them by providing the Eucharist and pastoral care. The Catholic Chaplains Corps is one of 60 ministries supported by the Diocesan Services Fund (DSF).

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