July 16, 2018
  • 10:27 am Archbishop Column: The Word is God is bigger than us, beyond us
  • 10:24 am Church continues mission and ministry after three centuries in San Antonio
  • 10:13 am Six men ordained priests, receiving the sacramental gift of the Holy Spirit
  • 11:15 am Keep immigrant families together, bishops plead at border
  • 9:23 am Homilía de Arzobispo Gustavo a 1 de Julio Misa Conmemorativa de César Chávez

Following is the homily given by Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, at the intercollegiate confirmation Mass celebrated on March 4 at Holy Rosary Church in San Antonio. The Ten Commandments set out the way of life required of God’s people. Their focus is on protecting the well-being of the community, and each of us has an […]

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More than 20 bishops along the border of Texas and Northern Mexico met in San Antonio Feb. 26-28 for their bi-annual gathering to discuss issues of mutual interest. These meetings, which include priests, religious and layperson as well as invited representatives from other border dioceses in the United States and Mexico, have taken place for more than 30 […]

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On Feb. 27, Texas-Mexico Border Bishops held a Holy Mass for Dreamers at San Fernando Cathedral. 📷 Veronica Markland | Today’s Catholic READ MORE

“Go make a difference!” That was the message shouted by more than 700 fifth grade students from 30 schools across the archdiocese as they gathered for their annual Mass with Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, at St. Rose of Lima Church Feb. 13. It was a phrase repeated early and often by the archbishop at the […]

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For three-and-a-half decades, Catholic Television of San Antonio has been dedicated to providing hundreds of thousands of viewers with quality, values-oriented Catholic programming. For about half that time — 17 years — the station has hosted its annual Catholic Television of San Antonio Leadership Luncheon to recognize those who proclaim the story of a loving […]

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BY CAROL BAASS SOWA TODAY’S CATHOLIC SAN ANTONIO • Mission Concepción is already a gem among San Antonio’s mission churches, with its amazing solar illuminations and colorful frescos, but it shines especially bright on Sunday when the Feb. 2 Feast Day of the Presentation of the Child Jesus in the Temple is commemorated. This year’s […]

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Following is the homily preached by Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, at the Together in Holiness Conference, held Feb. 17 at Blessed Sacrament Church in San Antonio. In life, we often have to make a basic choice. Today’s readings prompt us to consider fasting and feasting. Both are good. A husband may want to feast while […]

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Lent is the time before Easter during which the faithful abstain and fast in remembrance of the ultimate sacrifice Jesus made on Calvary. It is a 40-day time of preparation before Easter, the memorial of the death and resurrection of Jesus. There are two main ways that Catholics use to focus on growing closer to […]

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Below is an excerpt from Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller’s presentation to the Theology on Tap Hill Country gathering in Boerne on Feb. 12. Our most powerful image for Lent has always been Jesus’ 40 day walk into the desert. We also remember Israel’s 40 year journey through the wilderness on the way to the promised land. […]

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