Therese Aaker

Therese Aaker

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Catholic Millennials in the digital age: How do I date?!

Catholic millennials struggle with dating. Somewhere between trying to avoid an aggressive “hookup culture” – short-termed casual flings focused on physical intimacy without the commitment – and dating with the […]

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Local authors remind young women they’re ‘Daughters of the King’ in new book

With so many voices competing for the attention of young people, living in the world as a Catholic millennial can be a confusing journey, especially when it comes to learning […]

DENVER, CO, APR, 21, 2004, Archbishop Chaput to lead 'A Call to Compassion' rally for the needy, Catholic Charities co-sponsors gathering on west steps of State Capitol April 24 04-21-04. (Photo by James Baca/Denver Catholic)

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Q&A: The most important legislative issues Colorado Catholics should keep an eye on this year

While political involvement on a national level gets more attention, it’s important to be aware of how the Catholic community can get involved on a state level with this year’s […]

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The good guys do exist: Catholic senators serving our state

The good guys don’t make the headlines very often. So here’s a friendly reminder that, in the political world, they do still exist. Senators Kevin Priola and Jack Tate are […]

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How to get through Inauguration Day as a Catholic

On Jan. 20, Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States. It’s really happening. I think it’s safe to say that many Catholics my age […]

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It’s time to sign up: Summer 2017 events your kids will thank you for

Winter storm warnings won’t be ending anytime soon, but with a loaded summer of events ahead for Catholics in Denver, it’s not too early to plan ahead. Summer events in […]

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 14: Hundreds attended Denver's Celebrate Life Rally and March Jan. 14, especially youth. (Photo by Andrew Wright) DENVER, CO - JANUARY 14: Hundreds attended Denver's Celebrate Life Rally and March Jan. 14, especially youth. (Photo by Andrew Wright)

“We were faithful”: Denver marches to celebrate all life

The pro-life movement is changing. Throughout the years since abortion was legalized with Roe vs. Wade, we’ve seen younger generations become more involved and passionate about the right to life. […]

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Q&A: Producing ‘The Opus Joyous Show’—a new ‘Veggie Tales’ for Catholics

In a culture where quality content is increasingly more difficult to find, creatives like Jason Taylor are putting their talent toward producing material that stands out and educates people about […]

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What moves you? Thousands to attend FOCUS’ SEEK2017 conference

It began as a gathering of 25 college students in 1999. In just 18 years, it has evolved into one of the largest Catholic conferences in the country, asking students, […]