Aaron Lambert

Aaron Lambert

Content Specialist

Aaron is a writer and content specialist for the Denver Catholic. He was born and raised Christian and entered the Catholic Church on Easter of 2015. He graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a bachelor's degree in Convergent Journalism, and enjoys writing about music in addition to matters relating to the Church. In his free time, you can catch him spending time with his wife and daughter, jamming music through some headphones, writing, reading or playing drums.

Why is Ash Wednesday “cool”?

We’ve all seen it; someone walks into a restaurant, or a bank, or the grocery store with a smudge of ashes in the shape of a cross on his forehead, […]


Mountain Madness mania

Middle schoolers from all around the archdiocese gathered at YMCA of the Rockies last weekend for the annual youth retreat, Mountain Madness. It got a little crazy at times — […]

Rally to defund Planned Parenthood draws nearly 200 supporters

A crowd of nearly 200 gathered outside of Planned Parenthood in Stapleton Saturday, calling for the defunding of the organization. The rally was one of 228 similar ones that occurred across […]

Pro-life club files free speech lawsuit against CSU

After being denied a grant to host a pro-life speaker, CSU Students for Life, a pro-life club at Colorado State University, has filed a lawsuit against the college. The lawsuit […]

New presidents for two of Denver’s Catholic schools

Bill Barrett, new president of St. Mary’s Academy (left), and Paul Dull, new president of Escuela de Guadalupe. After conducting national searches, two of Denver’s Catholic schools have announced the […]

Colorado’s current, former bishops respond to executive order on refugees

The current bishops of Colorado, as well as three of Denver’s former bishops — Archbishops Charles J. Chaput, José H. Gomez and Bishop James D. Conley — have responded to […]

Catholic health networks opt-out of physician-assisted suicide law

Local Catholic hospitals are exercising their right to opt-out of participating in the Colorado End-of-Life Options Act—known during the election cycle as Proposition 106—which legalizes physician-assisted suicide in Colorado. The […]

During Catholic Schools Week, gratitude for ACE program in Denver

During Catholic Schools Week, we are grateful the many wonderful teachers teaching in the Catholics schools here in Denver, and especially those who were placed here by the ACE program. […]

Parents choose. Kids win.

The Office of Catholic Schools, the Colorado Catholic Conference and a diverse group of state-wide allies are teaming up to make school choice an important issue this legislative session, which […]

St. Anthony’s parishioner wins Year of Mercy icon

Mike Miller, a parishioner of St. Anthony’s Parish in Sterling, Colo., was randomly chosen as the winner of a high-quality, framed print of the official Year of Mercy icon for […]

“You are called to be slaves for the people of God,” Archbishop tells newly ordained men

On Dec. 27, the Feast of St. John the Apostle, two men were ordained for the Archdiocese of Denver – one to the priesthood and one to the transitional diaconate. […]

From Naval officer to Benedictine nun

The paths God leads his people on often take unexpected turns; for Sister Elizabeth Baumgartner, however, she never could have imagined going from active duty to a life of prayer. […]