State Regent Eve Trevino
Formed in 1903, under the patronage of the Blessed Mother, the Catholic Daughters of the Americas (CDA) are united by their faith in Jesus Christ and their devotion to the Catholic Church. We are one of the oldest and largest Orders of Catholic women in the Americas.
The Texas State Court was organized January 25, 1917. Our Mission Statement is a reflection of the CDA motto of Unity and Charity; "The members of the Texas State and Local Courts love Christ and His Church. We are dedicated to leading others to Christ and to His service through active participation in the Catholic Daughters of the Americas."
The Statue of Our Patroness, Mary, the Blessed Mother of God, is on display at the National CDA office in New York. Our Lady of Guadalupe is the Patroness of Texas.
“Everything is possible to the one who has Faith.” Mark 9:23
The Mission Statement of the National Order of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas
“Catholic Daughters of the Americas® strive to embrace the principle of faith working through love in the promotion of justice, equality, and the advancement of human rights and human dignity for all.”
Please feel free to visit our website often. Learn more about Texas CDA and the amazing acts of love and service done by over 16,000 members from our 245 local courts throughout Texas. It’s easy to navigate the CDA State Website by floating your curser over the tool bar tabs; Home, Welcome, Events, Courts, News, About Us, and Projects. Simply left click on a subtitle to open it.
Quarterly Prayer Intentions
The following are the prayer intentions for the current quarter. Please share them with your court members. “Where two or three are gathered in My name, there am I in their midst.” Matthew 18:20
Through the intercession of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary, all the Angels and Saints, Lord, humbly hear our prayers.
For Pope Frances' monthly intentions and that all Christians may be supported by the prayers and material help of the whole Church.
† That young people will surrender generously to God’s call and seriously consider offering themselves to God in the priesthood or consecrated life.
† For the sake of "one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."
† For world leaders to respect humanity, dignity and religious liberty.
† For the sick and lonely, for those who have no one to pray for them, and for an end to all acts of violence and hatred.
† That God's Will be done in and through all deliberations of the Texas State Convention.
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Spring - Quarterly Newsletter
My Dear Sisters in Christ, The State convention in Corpus Christi is just around the corner. The state convention will be held on April 20-23, 2017.
56th Biennial National Convention
The 56th Biennial National Convention of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas (CDA) was held July 18-24, 2016, Wyndham Grand Pittsburg Downtown, PA.
Astros 2016 Family Day
It was a home run for the Circle of Love® FAMILY spoke. CDA at the park was a huge event hosted by District #20 in Houston as State Regent Eve Trevino walked on the field in Minute Maid Park and threw in the Ceremonial First Pitch for the Astro vs. the Chicago White Sox game on Saturday, July 2, 2016.
Junior Catholic Daughters Biennnal State Retreat
Junior Catholic Daughters from across Texas gathered on Saturday, June 25, 2016 for a Spiritual Retreat and to celebrate 90 years of JCDA nationally at the Holman Parish Hall in Weimar, Texas.