• facebook
  • youtube
Quick Find
Use keywords to find the page you are looking for.
Advanced Search

New Articles
All Articles
All Topics
 Flood Information (3)
 Parish Missions
 SMAFF Schedule
 Recent Additions
 Scripture ->
 Homilies (189)
 Sunday Readings ->
 Doctrine ->
 Sacraments ->
 Church History ->
 World Religions
 The Spiritual Life ->
 Morality ->
 Catechesis ->
 Dr. Paul Hahn Videos
 UST Videos ->
 From Our Bishops
 Other Parishes ->
 The Family
 En Espanol ->
 About SMAFF
 SMAFF Library
 Meet Our Speakers
Articles RSS Feed

Articles by Deacon Al O’Brien


Deacon Al O’Brien has a B.S. degree from Suffolk University in Boston , MA . and an M. A. in Theology from Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Cromwell, Ct. Ordained to the diaconate in 1984, he began serving at Christ the Good Shepherd in Spring, TX. In 1988 Deacon Al began 2 years of service as Pastoral Minister at Covenant House Texas, followed by course study and service as Chaplain at Ben Taub Hospital.  He then served for 6 years at the TX Department of Criminal Justice Stiles Unit in Beaumont, TX.

Deacon Al then became Director of Criminal Justice Ministry for the Diocese of Beaumont in 1999, before returning to Galveston-Houston in 2005 at St. Martha’s Parish in Kingwood where he continues his ministry to offenders on Death Row in Texas . He and his wife, Pat, have been blessed with 5 children and 5 grandchildren.

Related Topics:
  • The Spiritual Life
  • Sunday Readings
  • Scripture
  • Doctrine
  • Other Parishes
  • Sacraments
  • The Family
  • Church History
  • Morality
  • UST Videos
  • World Religions
  • Catechesis
  • Music
  • Dr. Paul Hahn Videos
  • En Espanol
  • From Our Bishops
  • About SMAFF
  • SMAFF Library
  • Meet Our Speakers
  • SMAFF Schedule
  • Recent Additions
  • Homilies
  • Parish Missions
  • Flood Information
  • There are currently no articles available from this author.


    Any broken links, questions, or comments about this site: please e-mail our webmaster .