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December 8, 2020

Advent is a time for intentional prayer, grace especially in 2020

While the onset of holiday traditions might be the touch of normalcy some might crave, this Advent during a rocky period offers a unique and new chance to dive deeper into the faith.

December 8, 2020

Houston sisters hail Sister Pimentel as immigrant champion

Rio Grande Catholic Charities director named Time’s Top 100 Most Influential People of 2020

December 8, 2020

Helping those who helped us: Dec. 12 to 13 special collection supports retired religious

Archdiocese to hold the Retirement Fund for Religious collection through parishes Dec. 12 to 13.

December 8, 2020

Honoring the ‘Mother of the Americas’

Parishes to dance on and celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe despite cancelation of downtown procession

December 8, 2020

Giving a voice to youth to help form lifelong discipleship in the Church

Providing opportunities for youth to have their voices heard by Church leadership is key to reaching today’s adolescents with the Gospel message.

December 8, 2020

Catholic school alums can help with virtual Steps for Students support

Catholic schools are among those impacted by the pandemic this year, so they are reaching out to alumni and supporters to help with the virtual Steps for Students 5K fundraiser set to begin Feb. 20, 2021.

December 8, 2020

Catholic Charities, Harris County share $60 million in COVID-19 aid

Fund assist 50,000 families devastated by pandemic

December 8, 2020

At Mass with new cardinals, pope warns against worldliness

Concelebrating Mass with newly-created cardinals, Pope Francis said Advent is a time to be vigilant, hopeful and helpful.

December 8, 2020

Black Catholics rejoice with elevation of first African American cardinal

To Father Robert Boxie III, the Catholic chaplain at Howard University in Washington, the naming of Washington’s archbishop “as a cardinal is huge, it’s historic.”

December 8, 2020

VILLARREAL: Social media and the universal call to communion

As followers of Jesus, we must acknowledge that we are not of this digital world, while we may be called to be in it.

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