The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

February 13, 2018

In modern times is chastity out of style?

Recent news has featured several stories of victims of sexual harassment and abuse. Hundreds of men and women of every background and socioeconomic status from the migrant worker to the wealthy celebrity have been grievously hurt by those who sought out their own pleasure rather than willing the good of another in love. It is timely then to reflect on our own call to live out the virtue of chastity.

February 13, 2018

God sees both sides: What we present and what we hide

Every moment has been movement initiated by God towards my current destination. The illusion that I was in control of my life had me believing that I was choosing for myself what I needed most and wanted to accomplish next.

February 13, 2018

Galveston-Houston rallies for life at State Capitol

Parishes, schools join thousands in call for justice for the unborn

February 13, 2018

Faith, service, academics fly high for Galveston-Houston Catholic schools

59 communities mark Catholic Schools Week

January 23, 2018

Our call to vocations begins at Baptism

On Jan. 8 we celebrated the Baptism of the Lord. Because of the way Christmas fell this year, we didn’t get to celebrate it on a Sunday.

January 23, 2018

‘St. Kateri Tekakwitha Prayer Circle’ formed in Archdiocese

The new “Texas Indian Paintbrush St. Kateri Prayer Circle” gives Native Americans, or those who identify with this culture and traditions, the opportunity to gather and pray in Houston.

January 23, 2018

The landscape is changing, but there is hope

The landscape of the nation, and wider world, is changing daily. We do not have to look very far to see turmoil in politics, violence. It seems as if no place is safe; there is no room for peace and decency anymore. Throughout the history, the Catholic Church has been a beacon of hope

January 23, 2018

Following Christ: Parishes to host Lenten missions

Parishes around the Archdiocese will offer the faithful numerous opportunities to grow in faith as the Church enters the season of Lent, which begins with Ash Wednesday, Feb. 14.

January 23, 2018

Mass offers mothers, families solace after infant loss and miscarriage

According to some reports, one out of four pregnancies in the U.S. ends in a miscarriage, or the loss of a baby before the 20th week of pregnancy, and about one in 100 pregnancies is affected by stillbirth, the death of a baby before or during delivery.

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