The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

September 22, 2015

Religious exhorted to deepen relationship with Jesus Christ

In their bid to attract more young women to the consecrated life, the Vietnamese order of the Dominican Sisters of Mary Immaculate Province will be opening their doors to non-Vietnamese women by 2017.

September 22, 2015

11th annual Nun Run charity motorcycle ride revs motors for school-based clinics

The CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare will host the 11th Annual Nun Run on Saturday, Oct. 17

September 22, 2015

Our Daily Bread feeds the body, spirit and soul

For close to three decades, Our Daily Bread, one of 60 ministries supported by the Diocesan Services Fund (DSF) of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, has provided a comfortable facility for homeless men, women and children in Galveston.

September 22, 2015

Inspired by mercy, hospital chaplain serves with reverence, love

Before becoming director at Catholic Chaplain Corps (CCC) for the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, Father Eugene Cagoco, DS, was assigned to Texas Children’s Hospital for three years and six months. He then served as pastor of St. Matthew the Evangelist Catholic Church in Houston for two years.

September 22, 2015

Caring For Our Fathers: New priest retirement residence opens with dedication, blessing

From all across the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, family, friends and guests of retired priests gathered Sept. 12 to celebrate the dedication of the new Archbishop Joseph A. Fiorenza Priest Retirement Residence at St. Dominic Village in Houston.

September 22, 2015

People of Galveston-Houston eagerly await visit by Pope Francis

The anticipation is staggering. The preparation is substantial. And the selfies will surely be coming in full force. Pope Francis' visit to the United States is here.

September 8, 2015

Pope Francis shows gratitude for Permanent Diaconate at Jubilee

When Pope Francis was photographed washing the feet of prisoners on Holy Thursday, a beautiful, dynamic moment of the pontiff bent over washing and kissing the inmates’ feet, one thing that stands out to most deacons around the world: Pope Francis’ vestments are worn as a deacon’s stole.

September 8, 2015

Restructure helps CSO to educate, transform the world

As announced in the Herald last month, the Catholic Schools Office (CSO) of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has a new department structure to help emphasize the importance of Catholic education and improve support to its respective school staffs and communities. The CSO, the largest private school system in Texas with more than 19,000 students enrolled in 61 schools, is one of 60 ministries supported by the Diocesan Services Fund (DSF).

September 8, 2015

Priest throws down challenge for annual golf event

What’s a golf tournament without a bit of friendly rivalry and braggadocio?

September 8, 2015

St. Mary’s Seminary welcomes new semester

St. Mary’s Seminary saw 17 men ordained to the priesthood at the end of the spring academic semester.

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