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Auxiliary bishop FAQs

Not sure what solemn vespers are? And why does a bishop carry around a staff? Answers to these questions and more can be found here in this handy auxiliary bishop […]

Key moments of an episcopal ordination

The Ordination Mass for a bishop can be a lengthy liturgy, and if you don’t know what is going on, you can miss out on a lot of rich symbolism […]

Archbishop, mayor stand ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities of Denver CEO Larry Smith unveiled plans for a new women’s shelter during an event Oct. 17 with Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. The […]

Relics of St. Anthony of Padua to visit Denver Oct. 14-23

For the first time, relics of St. Anthony of Padua, beloved as the “finder of lost things,” will travel from Italy to the Archdiocese of Denver for veneration at seven […]

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Samaritan House turns 30 – Sam’s Supper celebration

More than $365,000 was raised for Catholic Charities’ Samaritan House Sept. 10 as 300 people turned out to mark its three decades providing shelter to the homeless. Dubbed “Sam’s Supper” […]

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Funeral Mass for Father Steven Voss – Photo Gallery

Father Steven Voss, the beloved pastor of St. Joseph’s Parish in Fort Collins, died Saturday, Sept. 10, after a long battle with cancer. He was 37 years old. Father Voss […]

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WATCH: Cardinal Stafford, local woman share their experience of meeting Mother Teresa

During Mother Teresa’s 1989 visit, St. Rose of Lima parishioner Helen Onofrio was asked to prepare a prayer altar for the Blessed Mother. She acquired an ante-room and a small […]

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Back-to-school mania

It’s that time of year again, when teachers fuel up on coffee and students switch the brain back on to begin another school year. Thankfully, neither the teachers nor students […]

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WATCH: Mother Teresa brings gift of love during 1989 visit to Denver

Mother Teresa is being canonized a saint Sept. 4. Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila and Cardinal J. Francis Stafford reflect upon Mother Teresa’s legacy, the significance of her becoming a saint, […]

BREAKING NEWS: Pope Francis appoints Father Jorge Rodriguez as new Auxiliary Bishop for Denver

Pope Francis has appointed Father Jorge Rodriguez as an Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Denver. The Holy See made the announcement today at noon Rome time. Auxiliary Bishop-elect Rodriguez, […]

Denver at World Youth Day by the numbers

The Archdiocese of Denver has around 600 pilgrims attending World Youth Day. Our pilgrims come from every corner of our archdiocese, from Granby to Foxfield, from Fort Collins to Conifer. Some […]

“We need priests. So pray.”

The Archdiocese of Denver needs more priests, and we can all help in the work of vocational recruitment with our prayers, says the incoming vocations director, Father Ryan O’Neill. Before […]