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The “Mother Church” of Mexican Catholicism in Houston
By Houston History Magazine on December 2, 2011 in Communities, Race & Ethnicity, Religion
On August 18, 1912, a priest celebrated the first mass at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Houston’s Second Ward on the second floor of a two-story wood-frame structure located on the corner of what was then Marsh and Runnels Street. Three weeks later, on September 8, 1912, the school at Our Lady of […]