The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

December 27, 2016

Hope, love, joy, peace are gifts of Advent season

The Church has begun a new year! We walk into this new liturgical year with hope and spirited hearts after having reflected and acted upon the Jubilee Year of Mercy. While the doors of mercy for pilgrimage and indulgences have closed, God’s mercy endures forever.

December 27, 2016

Dear parents, we need your help!

Last month marked the 20th anniversary of one of my all-time favorite movies: Space Jam.

December 27, 2016

Thin moment: Coming in touch with the spiritual realm

Irish spirituality has for centuries reflected on what are understood as thin places.

December 27, 2016

St. Michael, St. Raphael celebrate giving together

More than 50 families with children from St. Raphael Catholic Church gathered with the social justice and youth programs of St. Michael Catholic Church in Houston for the fifth annual Christmas Party Dec. 11.

December 27, 2016

Houston Redemptorists host traveling Perpetual Help icon

Visit marks 150 years of Redemptorist devotion

December 27, 2016

Thousands honor Our Lady of Guadalupe in ancient Mexican tradition

On the morning of Dec. 11, thousands of people from across the Archdiocese joined together in an expression of devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe, the Patroness of the Americas.

December 27, 2016

Finally Home: St. Faustina Catholic Church dedicates new church building

St. Faustina Church finally has a place to call home.

December 27, 2016

Candlelit vigil for life keeps watch in Huntsville

Witnesses for life pray for inmates on Texas’ death row

December 13, 2016

Faithful ‘soak’ in prayer, deepen spiritually in two Houston chapels

Two chapels located in central Houston and under the umbrella of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston offer people of all faiths and walks of life opportunities to “soak” in prayer and deepen their spiritual lives by attending Mass, celebrating the Sacraments and participating in educational and fellowship opportunities.

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