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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

March 28, 2017

Praying for a country that’s not quite a ‘United States’

We have even survived a Civil War that almost tore this country apart, but today, our nation is once again very divided.

March 28, 2017

Youth around Archdiocese called to serve the Church

Young people serve church on the Archdiocesan Youth Council

March 28, 2017

Penitence: Following the call of old-fashioned word during Lent

Embracing the penitential in the spiritual life

March 14, 2017

The Cardinal’s Circle invests in the future of Inner City Catholic Schools, communities

Founded in 2010, the mission of The Cardinal’s Circle is to help Inner City Catholic Schools maintain a standard of academic excellence in curriculum and staff. The Cardinal’s Circle also assists these 13 schools to provide tuition assistance required by a large portion of their student population.

March 14, 2017

First Church, then Rodeo: Church meets trail as Texas history trots through town

Rodeo bound, the Sam Houston Trail Ride make annual visit to Houston's St. Ambrose Catholic school

March 14, 2017

Archdiocese ready to ‘IGNITE: Our Faith, Our Mission’ to provide a legacy of faith

In 2015, a planning study was conducted in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to assess the aging facilities of St. Mary’s Seminary and identity challenges facing our Catholic Schools and Faith Formation.

February 28, 2017

Steps for Students: a runaway success

HOUSTON — Among the massive crowd of nearly 12,500 who heard the bells of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart start to ring, Juan Ruiz, SJ, readied for the pistol to start the 2017 Steps for Students 5K Run and Walk.

February 28, 2017

Pastoral planning: One parish’s framework for making disciples

Tucked into the tall pines of The Woodlands north of Houston is Sts. Simon and Jude Catholic Church (SSJ). It’s the smaller of the two local parishes, but not by much. About 3,500 families call SSJ home; there are about 4,000 families at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church.

February 28, 2017

In Houston-area ports, chaplains serve God’s people at sea

As modern disciples, like the first two brothers who were fisherman in the Sea of Galilee who left their nets to follow Jesus, Christians are called to be fishers of men and woman, including those who work on ships and enter ports around the world.

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