The Galveston-Houston Province of the National Council of Catholic Women will hold its winter meeting this Saturday in Tyler, Cynthia McCoy, province director, has announced.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the Cathedral Center at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. The Province will conduct its business meeting at 9 a.m., followed by the keynote presentation. The lunch portion of the meeting also features a silent auction.
Mother Susan Catherine, foundress of the Daughters of Divine Hope, will deliver the keynote address, discussing the family as the heart of the New Evangelization.
The National Council of Catholic Women consists of more than 3,000 affiliated Catholic women’s organizations in parishes and dioceses throughout the U.S. According to the organization, the National Council of Catholic Women acts through its members to support, empower and educate all Catholic women in spirituality, leadership and service. NCCW programs respond with Gospel values to the needs of the Church and society in the modern world.
The meeting will close at 2 p.m. and Holy Mass will be celebrated at 5:30 p.m. at the Cathedral.