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December 28, 2021

Ecumenical, Interreligious Commission plans collaboration with Interfaith Ministries in 2022

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Office of Ecumenical & Interreligious Affairs (OEIA) recently visited Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston to discuss collaborative ideas and how to better represent the Catholic voice in interfaith and ecumenical dialogue efforts.

December 28, 2021

Catholic schools introduce CROSS Academies

For the eight campuses that make up what has been historically known as the Inner City Catholic Schools (ICCS) group within the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, there is an extra special reason to celebrate this Christmas season—they will be starting the new year off with a brand-new name: The CROSS Academies.

December 28, 2021

Pope to kids: Jesus loves you and wants you to love others

At a festive Christmas gathering, Pope Francis told children that Christmas is a sign of how much God loves them, and they are called to share that love.

December 28, 2021

SAMUELS: The historic mission, service of the Josephites

Meet the St. Joseph’s Society of the Sacred Heart, also called the Josephites, a community of Catholic priests and brothers committed to serving the African American Catholic community for 150 years.

December 28, 2021

PHAM: A teen’s guide to evangelizing on social media

How can people of all ages use social media to evangelize to their friends and communities? It all starts with knowing oneself.

December 28, 2021

Hit in theaters and now online: ‘Christmas with The Chosen: The Messengers’

A Christmas special from "The Chosen" continues to wow and inspire.

December 22, 2021

A mirror of Christ: Bishop Sheltz’s life, legacy of serving the local Church

A true servant leader, retired Auxiliary Bishop George Arthur Sheltz, a Houston native who served his home diocese for more than 50 years as a priest, died Dec. 21.

December 14, 2021

The bright lights of the Filipino faith

Local Filipino Catholics mark 500th anniversary with special Masses

December 14, 2021

Blessings await for pilgrims visiting the Holy Land

Journeying to the Holy Land as soon as Israel opened its borders Nov. 1 to tourists vaccinated against COVID-19 opened the eyes of the first incoming pilgrims to Christian, Jewish and Muslim residents struggling economically the past 20 months.

December 14, 2021

Almost 300 altar servers thanked with a special Mass of appreciation

Close to 300 altar servers, boys and girls, were recognized for their dedication to God at the second annual Auxiliary Bishop George Sheltz Altar Servers Appreciation Mass on Nov. 13.

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