Father Martin Eke, pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Houston, recovers a statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe on Sept. 6 that was severely damaged from the floodwaters of Tropical Storm Harvey. The parish is home to a large African-American community in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
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James Ramos - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 08, 2017
Hit hard by flooding, a Catholic parish in Houston surveys the damage and continues to practice their faith.
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James Ramos - Catholic News ServiceAugust 30, 2017
One shocked priest showed the damage to his water-filled church on Facebook Live.
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James Ramos - Catholic News ServiceAugust 28, 2017
The tornado touched down, damaging at least 50 houses, shredding roofs and windows, snapping hallowed oak trees "like toothpicks" and flipping fences.
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James Ramos - Catholic News ServiceJuly 20, 2016
"I think the ministries that you do in music are so crucial in the trickling increment of grace and participation," Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo said.