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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

July 18, 2017

After 35-plus years, Holy Family Parish on Galveston Island says farewell to Franciscan Friars

Having served the Catholic community in Galveston for more than 35 years, the Franciscan Friars said farewell to Holy Family Parish during a special Mass celebrated by Daniel Cardinal DiNardo at the Galveston Island Convention Center, June 25.

July 18, 2017

From the beginning, St. Faustina parish makes mercy its focus

When Sister Maria Faustina Kowalska of Poland was thwarted in her attempt to set up a new congregation in honor of the Divine Mercy, she wrote in her diary that Jesus told her, “My daughter, do whatever is within your power to spread devotion to My Divine Mercy. I will make up for what you lack.”

July 18, 2017

Generations benefit from Shepherd’s Cup funds

St. Mary’s seminary, anti-bullying program, leadership training among the beneficiaries

July 18, 2017

National youth leader remembered for vision, preaching style, good humor

Brian Johnson, a national leader in youth ministry and director of the Archdiocesan Office of Adolescent Catechesis and Evangelization (OACE) was remembered by Catholics both in Houston and in his native Baltimore for his larger-than-life personality, his effective engagement with youth, and his impact on youth ministry at the national level.

July 18, 2017

Convocation: A journey that’s just begun

Galveston-Houston delegation joins historic gathering

June 27, 2017

Choosing the road less traveled

Upcoming ordination brings five new priests to the Archdiocese

June 13, 2017

Café Catholica: Verano emocionante para los jovenes adultos

Hay varias cosas excelentes sucediendo en la iglesia a nivel local, nacional e internacional en la que los jóvenes adultos (18 a 30 o mas) son los protagonistas.

June 13, 2017

Café Catholica: Exciting summer for young adults

There are some great things happening in the Church at the local, national and international level in which the young adults (18 to 30-plus) are the protagonists.

June 13, 2017

Jones: Are we too wired to be able to focus on God?

Many of us today are coming and going, shuttling ourselves and our children from one event to another while focusing our eyes on electronic devices. While technology has made communication, traveling and communicating faster and easier, do we leave enough quiet time for God?

June 13, 2017

Youth: Drawing further up, further in to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

In his epic Chronicles of Narnia saga the author C.S. Lewis paints a vivid picture of the spiritual life. If you have not read all seven books in this series, or have not re-read them as an adult, I encourage you to do so; there is a good chance that it will be a lion’s breath of fresh air to your faith.

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