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Texas Knights of Columbus lead as organization sets new charity record

As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis’ visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special way, with record-setting charity. With Texas leading the way, the Knights of Columbus set a record in 2014 for charitable donations and service hours.

Going beyond the numbers to show the people, ministries impacted by Annual Diocesan Appeal

Changes are ahead for the diocese’s annual appeal, starting with a new brand and a renewed effort to put a face to the lives impacted by the diocesan programs, services, and ministries, which are dependent on the critical funding and resources raised each year.

By seminarians, for everyone: new Catholic Bytes podcast offers different way to learn about faith

Catholic Bytes, a new Catholic podcast that offers short (5-10 minute), dynamic talks about the faith, launched June 29. Produced in Rome, the podcast hit the ground running, airing six episodes in the first week of its existence.