Tag: Houston

Young pilgrims welcome World Youth Day Cross, Marian icon to U.S. cities

Young pilgrims welcome World Youth Day Cross, Marian icon to U.S. cities

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Despite the nearly 100-degree temperatures, Jaime Reyna found purpose in his four-hour drive from Corpus Christi to Houston.

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Texas archdiocese, bishops offer healing, support after shooting

Texas archdiocese, bishops offer healing, support after shooting

In response to the May 18 school shooting at a Houston-area high school, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston said the archdiocesan community would “unite to support and offer healing to those affected.”

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After Harvey, faith fuels Houston fans; World Series is boost city needed

After Harvey, faith fuels Houston fans; World Series is boost city needed

| James Ramos | November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Baseball bats and rosary beads were the only thing on Tonya Killian’s mind as she walked toward Minute Maid Park for Game 3 of the 2017 World Series.

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Hurricane Harvey and the kayaking priest

Hurricane Harvey and the kayaking priest

| Christina Capecchi | October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hurricane Harvey stranded Father David Bergeron in his pick-up the night it ripped through Houston. The 38-year-old priest had been visiting his brother and had to pull over on an overpass 3 miles from his home in the flood-ravaged southeast side.

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Parish life still thrives at flood-damaged Houston church

Parish life still thrives at flood-damaged Houston church

| James Ramos | September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 22nd week in ordinary time of the church’s liturgical year has been no ordinary time for Father Martin Eke, a Missionary of St. Paul, or his parish, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Houston.

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