Roxanne King

Roxanne King

Columnist

Catholic Charities joins with St. Raphael Counseling to increase services

Two Catholic counseling agencies serving the Denver Archdiocese have united to expand services to the community, officials said. The change was effective May 1. St. Raphael Counseling, founded in 2009, […]

Pope to Neocatechumenal Way pilgrims at jubilee: ‘Go!’

On May 5, at the grounds of Tor Vergata University, Pope Francis met with 150,000 members of the Neocatechumenal Way from across the globe to mark the 50th anniversary of […]

Catholic health clinic fights back against defamatory video

Marisol Health threatened legal action publicly May 23 against ProgressNow Colorado demanding that Marisol’s image and reference be removed from a propaganda video that mischaracterizes the women’s health care and […]

Fifty years of building Christ’s community together at Queen of Peace

Queen of Peace Parish in Aurora, while predominately middle to lower income, is the most diverse in the archdiocese and among the busiest. It is a beacon of hope for […]

Renovation to make Catholic-centered senior home even better

In his 56 years of priestly ministry, Msgr. Don Dunn has visited a lot of senior living homes. “They don’t always radiate happiness,” he told the Denver Catholic. Then, referring […]

Earthly stewardship is a Christian virtue

In Pope Francis’ 2015 encyclical, Laudato si, subtitled “On Care for Our Common Home,” the Holy Father calls all people to an “ecological conversion,” whereby one’s encounter with Jesus Christ […]

Unique shop brings Holy Land art here, sustains Christians there

It’s the only one in the United States and it’s located in the Archdiocese of Denver. The well-known and respected Bethlehem Handicrafts, which imports carved olive wood items from the […]

Responding to growth, St. Mark’s breaks ground on expansion

Among those cheering the March 11 groundbreaking for the renovation and expansion of St. Mark Parish in Westminster were Tricia and Tom Palko. They couldn’t have been happier as St. […]

Blessings abound in Catholic Foundation’s 20 years

“It is more blessed to give than to receive,” Jesus Christ said. Donors to The Catholic Foundation of Northern Colorado say his words (Acts 20:35) are true. Freedom, joy and […]

Surprised by joy: Archbishop Aquila’s encounter with Tanzanians’ deep faith

For two weeks in January, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila witnessed the natural wonders of sub-Saharan Africa and the beauty of its people and culture when he visited Christ the King […]

A Classical comeback: Lourdes adds south campus

When Rosemary Anderson arrived to Our Lady of Lourdes School in 2011, it had just 90 students and was on the brink of closing. Now at near capacity with 231 […]

Teaching as a vocation means joy in work

Pay for teachers in Catholic schools is traditionally less than that of their colleagues in public schools so parochial school educators aren’t there for the money. Rather, they’ll tell you […]