This weekend, Catholics in South East Texas will have the opportunity to support the works of mercy of the Holy See and the functioning of ministries used in promoting the Universal Church through donations to [...]
Another encounter for Rosa. A Spanish language TV station out of Atlanta stopped her. In the interview she said that seeing so many people coming here to see the Pope was amazing.
Rosa's first new friend. James drove from the hotel as close as he could to the security checkpoint. "A sweet man who was very welcoming and friendly. He was so willing to get us where [...]
Today will be a pilgrim's perspective. Rosa Lofton of Holy Trinity Mont Belvieu is on her way to the Festival of Families. Blessings do come though one may struggle. Rosa didn't have a ticket to [...]
“I am happy that America continues to be, for many, a land of ‘dreams’. Dreams which lead to action, to participation, to commitment. Dreams which awaken what is deepest and truest in the life [...]
“I was very happy that Pope Francis was able to stand before the world community at the U.N. and speak about the importance of coming together as a global family to protect the weakest [...]
Family Life Director Jerome Cabeen talks with Shirley and Melvin Swoboda as they arrived at the convention center for the final day of the World Meeting of Families..
Jerome Cabeen recorded a short message at the World Meeting of Families. Go see it on Facebook at Catholic Diocese of Beaumont.
Jim and Jeanne Fennell of Beaumont arrived at the lawn of the Capitol early this morning. Jim Fennell also attended the canonization Mass Wednesday of now St. Junipero Serra. Jim Fennell said the Pope’s [...]
Jim Fennell sent this photo ... It's the line to get thru security for the Mass at the Basilica.
We've gotten here and all set to get this wonderful week underway. We are so excited!
Eva and James Carter from Port Arthur and Jim Fennell from Beaumont are on their way to the canonization Mass for Father Serra.
Beaumonter Jim Fennell was watching CNN live broadcast of Pope Francis's visit. He was planning to be leaving the hotel about 1:00 PM to travel to the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. The mood in [...]
We are in Philly and our Holy Father is heading to Washington. Looking forward to all that will be happening this week. What an exciting time! Waving at the people in Cuba.
Early morning travels got the local folks who are making a pilgrimage to Philly up and moving. Excited for the week they met at the airport and easily found each other in their Encounter Catholic [...]