Q&A: Cardinal Stafford: “The Eucharist has been the center of my life”

Vladimir Mauricio-Perez

On the dawn of his 60th anniversary of priestly ordination, Cardinal J. Francis Stafford, archbishop emeritus of Denver, reflects on the origins and fruits of his vocation. He will celebrate […]

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Ending harassment requires more than laws

Archbishop Aquila

The ongoing wave of disclosures of sexual harassment across our country shows that while policies and laws are helpful, they do not solve the underlying problem. The issue we have […]

Seeing with eyes of faith: How blindness transformed one woman’s trust in God

Therese Bussen

With wafts of delicious smells coursing through the kitchen, Laura Revan, 50, begins chopping a green pepper — blindfolded. And she does so with ease, skill and a big smile […]

Expecting? New course seeks to prepare both body and soul

Therese Bussen

For expecting parents, there’s no shortage of resources, classes and programs that guide them through the physical aspects of pregnancy and childbirth, but few that incorporate a spiritual element to […]

You’ll want to see this movie about St. Paul opening next Easter

Therese Bussen

A new Biblical film, Paul, the Apostle of Christ, starring Jim Caveizel (The Passion of the Christ) and James Faulkner (Game of Thrones and Downton Abbey) explores the question, “Is […]

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A Catholic’s guide to Star Wars

“A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…” These words flash in blue across the screen, and the epic John Williams score echoes, almost instinctively, in the mind […]

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Books for Christmas

It’s been a good year for publishing – at least in the sense of a lot of good books getting published – so here are some for the readers on […]

Bishop Rodriguez: The excitement of seeing the “Tilma” brings you to tears

Auxiliary Bishop of Denver Jorge Rodriguez referred to all those who have had the opportunity of visiting the Basilica of Guadalupe and passed under the “Tilma” of St. Juan Diego […]

How St. John of the Cross can save your Advent season

Waiting is never easy. Time slows down and the mind tends to run uncontrollably. Yet, the Church teaches the art of waiting and uncovers its meaning and importance. Advent is […]

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Children in Mass are gifts, not distractions

In the last print issue, we published an article titled “How to survive Mass with a toddler” in hopes that it would be a source of encouragement for parents (like […]

Celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe at one of these parishes

The feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe is Dec. 12. Below is a list of Our Lady of Guadalupe events happening around the archdiocese. Parish-Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe: […]

Our Lady of Guadalupe by the numbers

“From heaven, a beautiful morning light, the Guadalupan, came down to Tepeyac. Between the roses, on the tilma, she deigned to leave us her beloved image.” This is a rendering of […]

The “O” Antiphons, a family-enriching tradition for Advent

As most people begin the Christmas celebrations after thanksgiving, Catholics are called to prepare for the coming of Jesus into their hearts and homes. The ancient monastic tradition of chanting […]

2018 pro-life march to share joy of life

You’re invited to march in support of the most vital civil rights movement happening today and all you need to bring is your joy. That’s the message of the 2018 […]

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A meditation on “Maranatha”

Happy (real) new year: the beginning of a new year of grace, which began December 3 with the First Sunday of Advent. “The holidays” so overwhelm our senses each December […]

90 years of Catholic news with ‘snap, vigor and courage’

When 22-year-old lay journalist Matthew Smith took over as editor for Denver Catholic Register in 1913, he likely could have never imagined how God’s providence would allow the newspaper to […]

Denver Catholic Biblical School to offer semester-long class on Isaiah

Beginning Jan. 9, the Denver Catholic Biblical School will offer “The Fifth Gospel: A Study of the Book of the Prophet Isaiah” as a semester-long class at the St. John […]