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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

August 16, 2017

The Assumption of Mary: A sure sign of hope

It seems appropriate to reflect on the underlying teaching of the Church on which Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary rests and to ponder its implications for us in our day-to-day lives as Catholic Christians.

August 16, 2017

Making faith, vocations cool again

Father T.J. Dolce tackles vocations in light of today's modern issues.

August 16, 2017

In a world focused on consumerism, whom do you love?

By loving Jesus Christ and Mother Church, we can build a culture, not of consumerism, but one that values, upholds and protects human life and relationships.

August 16, 2017

Convocation challenges local Church to serve all

Many, including more than 25 delegates from around the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, who headed home July 4, agreed they had a renewed energy to set a new course for the U.S. Catholic Church after attending the USCCB Convocation of Catholic Leaders: The Joy of the Gospel in July.

August 16, 2017

Elastic House stretches to save many during war

Houston parishioner Christine Wiegman Green, member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, traveled recently to The Netherlands to join her family in receiving an award from the State of Israel on behalf of her Catholic grandparents who saved a Jewish family from Nazi capture during World War II.

August 16, 2017

Shepherd’s Cup tournament raises funds for faith and clergy formation; schools, seminary

Competition, faith reasons to play at upcoming annual charity golf classic

August 16, 2017

Young adults to brainstorm with faith at V Encuentro

Young Hispanic adults selected by their parishes will be meeting Sept. 16 at the Archdiocesan Fifth National Encuentro to brainstorm about what they need from the Church and what they can give to the Church and community.

August 16, 2017

You are a ‘treasure’, Cardinal tells young people

Surrounded by thousands of teens from throughout the region at the 2017 Archdiocesan Youth Conference (AYC), Daniel Cardinal DiNardo encouraged the youth to seek holiness in all parts of their lives.

August 16, 2017

First Catholic elementary school in Katy opens in 2018

Epiphany of the Lord Catholic Church has broken ground on a building for an elementary school scheduled to open for the 2018-19 school year.

August 16, 2017

A ‘rare’ closer look at the Catholic Church in China

Bishop Sheltz to speak at China Church forum

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