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Bringing people back to God: Archbishop Aquila marks five years as Denver’s shepherd

The challenges of leading an archdiocese are many, and complex. But for Archbishop Aquila, the solution begins and ends with prayer, and bringing people into friendship with Christ. It’s been […]

It’s CPA awards season!

Each year, at the annual Catholic Press Association conference, the CPA issues awards to Catholic newspapers all over the country for their steadfast devotion to reporting on all matters related […]

‘Well done, good and faithful servants’: Priests celebrate milestone anniversaries

65 years Monsignor Edward Madden Monsignor Edward Madden remembers hearing God’s call of him to the priesthood as young as three years old. While attending daily Mass at St. John’s […]

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Cowboy John — Living out his faith

Meet John Calderon, a cowboy and Catholic convert whose life has been radically transformed by Christ.

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Father Joseph Hearty on ministering to the dying

Father Joseph Hearty is the parochial vicar at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Littleton. In this video interview, he talks about his role as a priest in ministering […]

FAQs on Assisted Suicide and the Sacraments

Beginning in 2017, it is legal for Colorado doctors to write a suicide prescription for a consenting person who has been diagnosed with a terminal illness with six months or […]

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May 13 priestly ordination

On May 13, eight men were ordained to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Denver. Denver Catholic photographers Andrew Wright and Daniel Petty were to capture the beautiful celebration.

Priestly ordination on Fatima centennial a reminder of Mary’s role in priesthood

It’s not every year that a priestly ordination falls on the anniversary of one of the Church’s most celebrated events. On May 13, the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of […]

Colorado bishops comment on 50 years of legalized abortion in Colorado

Amid celebrating the joy of Christ’s resurrection, we pause to remember the dark shadow cast over Colorado 50 years ago. April 25, 2017, marks the 50th anniversary of Colorado becoming […]

Official Appointments: April 5, 2017

The Archdiocese of Denver has announced new appointments for priests. Pastors/Administrators Reverend James Baird, appointed Pastor, St. Martin de Porres Parish, Boulder, Colorado, effective June 14, 2017, for a six-year […]

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With weeks to go, Catholics rethink Lenten sacrifice

Several Catholics across northern Colorado may have bit off more than they could chew this Lent, as pastors are widely reporting that their parishioners might not make it to Easter […]

Back to our (green) roots

The Denver Catholic is marking 117 years of serving northern Colorado this week by publishing our original masthead, just as it was originally15 published on the first edition of The […]