Aug 16, 2022

Courage, resilience: ‘Penitential’ trip shows tenacity of Canada’s Indigenous people, pope

An almost constant drumbeat accompanied Pope Francis on his trip — to Edmonton, Maskwacis and Lac Ste. Anne in Alberta, to Quebec City and nearby Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré and, finally, to Iqaluit in the Canadian Arctic.

Aug 16, 2022

A weekend with God at AYC 2022

Teens discover message of God's ‘everlasting mercy’ at AYC 2022

Aug 16, 2022

Courageous Ursuline sisters helped educate the Galveston frontier

In the early 1840s, the Catholic Church called upon the Ursuline sisters in New Orleans, who had already established a school there in 1727, to found a new Ursuline house and school in Galveston.

Aug 16, 2022

Catholic schools return with new staff, focus on safety, student growth

School is back in session for the 2022-2023 school year for the 12 Catholic high schools and 45 Catholic primary schools in the Archdiocese.

Aug 16, 2022

St. Peter Catholic names new principal, moves forward with renovations

The future opening of St. Peter Catholic — A Career and Technical High School has just gotten a big boost. Dr. Marc Martinez was hired Aug. 1 as its principal, and he brings with him a wealth of experience in Catholic education to lead this school to an exciting future.

Aug 16, 2022

Five years since Harvey, faith still flows freely

For Father Martin Eke, and like millions of his Texas neighbors, everything changed that day, Aug. 25, 2017, when Harvey made landfall.

Aug 16, 2022

Texas Catholic Herald wins quartet of Catholic press awards

The Texas Catholic Herald won four Catholic Press Awards during the Catholic Media Conference in Portland, Oregon, on July 7.

Aug 16, 2022

Catholic Extension launches program for Uvalde children in wake of shooting

Chicago-based Catholic Extension launched the first of many initiatives it has planned over the next 18 months to support Uvalde, following the devastation of the Robb Elementary mass shooting. In July, the local Teresian Sisters hosted a summer camp for Uvalde students.

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