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Gay Marriage American Catholic Style
American Catholic church celebrates marriage equality
"...during a special Saturday mass greeting at Southeast Austin's Holy Family American Catholic Church, where he is pastor. "And..."

July 3, 2015 News Feature by Kate X Messer

Texas' First Catholic Same-Sex Wedding
"...Mathias celebrated the wedding of Andy and Darrell at Holy Family American Catholic Church in southeast Austin. See related..."

July 1, 2015 Photo Gallery

Holy Uproar Over Eastside Teardown
Neighborhood fights demolition of former Eastside convent
"...House at 1600 E. 11th. On March 25, the Catholic Diocese of Austin, which owns the property, petitioned the..."

July 16, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Austin ISD Board Considering Policy Change for Facility Use
Anti-LGBTQ church's use of Performing Arts Center sparks protest, trustees' concerns
"...the AISD Performing Arts Center in Mueller to Celebration Church for an extended period violated specific rules for renting..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

The Gay Place
It's Coming Out Month big time in Austin this week
"...about the warm, open, gay-friendly, and inclusive community at Holy Family American Catholic Church at this week's Jamaica (see..."

Oct. 17, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

High School Stakes
Austin ISD election could shape a new direction for the district
"...Sam Guzmán is being pursued by Jayme Mathias, a Catholic priest, while in North Central, incumbent Chris­tine Brister faces..."

Oct. 5, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Gay Place: Diva Dish
Just another "average" week in sparkly, spangly Gay Town in the A-town.
"...HOLY FAMILY JAMAICA & FALL FESTIVAL Austin's most inclusive, open,..."

Oct. 9, 2015 Column

Marriage for Everyone
Travis County "overjoyed" to comply with Supreme Court decision
"...are what we've always known we are – a family and a committed, loving couple."..."

July 3, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The Damage Done by SB 4
Court records reveal impact of the "show me your papers" bill on immigrant lives
"...to ensure ICE hadn't snatched up any of his family members. In the weeks following February's U.S. Immigration and..."

July 21, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

St. Michael's Passion
Whose truth prevails at Austin's Catholic high school?
"...St. Michael's Academy is, for the moment, Austin's only Catholic high school. But it's not your parents' Catholic school...."

Dec. 14, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Religion Enters AISD Race
Church and state still separate, last we checked
"...If you needed reminding why church and state are supposed to be separate, the latest..."

Nov. 2, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Megachurch Miracle
Believers Flock to Bigger, Some Say Better, Churches
"...And the Lord added to the church daily...."

Dec. 19, 1997 News Feature by Kayte Van Scoy

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Enlow told investigators: "When I see a 16-year-old African American male get into a late model F-150 pickup in..."

Jan. 11, 2002 Column

Head of the Class
With Senioritis, the conclusion to his quartet of plays set at a Catholic high school in Houston, solo performer Rob Nash is all set to graduate -- to Off-Broadway, says Robi Polgar.
"...Once there was a kid who attended Catholic high school in Houston. Then he went to the..."

Dec. 24, 1999 Arts Feature by Robi Polgar

The Devil and William Friedkin
The director's journey from The Exorcist to a real exorcism
"...a rare public record of one of the Roman Catholic church's most secretive rites, as conducted by the Vatican's..."

Jan. 5, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

All Times Through Paradise
Introducing Austin's patron saint of musicians, Saint Cecilia
"...in size by a frame that could house a family of four and butler. Judging by its gnarled majesty,..."

Nov. 20, 2009 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

A Guide to Austin Classical Music
The virtuosi who know the score and make beautiful music happen here
"...virtuosity – and not just in concert halls and churches; they bring Bach to bars and Brahms to brewpubs...."

April 26, 2019 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Summer Camp Guide
"...ASIAN AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTER invites children to cook Asian cuisine; learn..."

April 28, 2006 Features Feature by Nora Ankrum

Day Trips & Beyond: Six Baseballs for Cuba
Capt. Day Trips makes friends in Cuba by handing out new baseballs
"...nation, I wished I had brought chewing gum, too. American chewing gum is very popular in Cuba...."

March 16, 2016 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

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Our readers talk back.
"..."Page Two," July 7: Ever wonder how many big American patriots would remain so rabid if their share of..."

July 14, 2006 Column

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...a blood-streaked arrow and glimpses what he thinks are American Indians riding off through the trees, Gates decides to..."

Sept. 8, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...HOLY WEAPOND: Wong Jing; with Michelle Yeoh Chi-king, Damian Lau,..."

Sept. 1, 1995 News Feature

Pet Sematary Remake to Close SXSW Film
Midnighters, Festival Favorites, plus shorts all announced
"...premieres for feature films (101 World premieres, 9 North American, and 3 U.S. and counting), today's list also includes..."

Feb. 6, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

99 Luftballons (International Acts at SXSW Music)
South by Southwest by way of Sudan, Scotland, Colombia, and more
"...bows at the Gen X R&B altar, specifically the holy trinity of TLC, Salt-N-Pepa, and Aaliyah, with bilingual delivery..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature

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Our readers talk back.
"...of the jokes on Arrested Development is the Bluthe family, and they all happen to be white. (OK, there's..."

Jan. 9, 2004 Column

Le Belle Arti
"...Belle Arti When I was 12 years old, my family and I moved to Germany. It was 1970, a..."

Dec. 24, 1999 Food Feature by Barbara Chisholm

Here We Go Yet Again
Michael Ventura revisits his "Letters at 3am" Columbine column
"...of the top 13 in the state, a regular church-goer and Boy Scout wounded six and then broke down..."

Feb. 16, 2018 Chronolog Post by Michael Ventura

And Thy Right Hand Shall Teach Thee
"...of the top 13 in the state, a regular church-goer and Boy Scout wounded six and then broke down..."

May 28, 1999 Column

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