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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 […]

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 […]

Four men ordained to transitional diaconate

As is tradition in the Archdiocese of Denver, several men were ordained to the transitional diaconate Feb. 25, the Saturday before Ash Wednesday, moving one step closer toward the priesthood. […]

New seminary rector named

Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila of Denver has named Father Daniel Leonard, current pastor of Christ the King Parish in Denver, as the new rector of St. John Vianney Theological Seminary. […]

Statement on false claim regarding Charlie Johnston’s messages

Mrs. Beckie Hesse, using the online profile “Beckita,” stated in a Feb. 7, 2017 blog post titled “The RESCUE Has Begun” that the messages of the alleged visionary Mr. Charlie […]

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Catholic Schools Week mania

The week of Jan. 29 marked Catholic Schools Week, and it certainly was a busy one this year. Special masses and celebrations happened all week at each of the schools […]

What do the Catholics say?

It’s no secret that the media landscape is a chaotic one these days, and it can be hard to find news sources you can trust for information and analysis. Fortunately […]

INFOGRAPHIC: How a bill becomes a law

The political process is very complex and has many different facets to it. With the Colorado legislative session opening Jan. 11, a variety of bills will be introduced in the […]

2017 a ‘great’ year to celebrate Catholic Schools

Superintendent Kevin Kijewski can’t wait for Catholic Schools Week this year. “This is going to be a great year for Catholic schools,” he said. “We did a lot of foundation […]