Upcoming Events

IN IPSO’s Silent Retreat

“Be still and know that I am God” is the way to enter into Lent

Do you desire to have an abundant life, genuine happiness and a true freedom? Come, you’ll find it In Him. IN IPSO!

Location: El Tesoro 232 Blossom Road, Woodland Park

Cost: $295.00

Contact

Dana Stur

(720) 231-2660

dana@vitainipso.org

Catholic Feminism?

7:00 PM

The Aquinas Institute at CU Boulder hosts its 10th annual Great Debate on campus in Math 100 Feb 23. Erika Bachiochi (Ethics and Public Policy Center), and Mary Anne Case, (University of Chicago) will go head to head debating whether the Catholic Church really respects women.

Location: University of Colorado, Boulder, Math 100

Cost: Tickets are free for CU students, $5 donation for all others

Contact

Dr. Scott Powell

(303) 443-8383

scott.powell@thomascenter.org

Transitional Diaconate Ordination

10:00 AM

One man studying for the priesthood at Pope
St. John XXIII Seminary in Boston and two men at Redemptoris Mater Missionary Seminary — Darrick Leier, Angel Perez Brown and Roberto Rodriguez —
will be ordained to the transitional diaconate.

The event will be livestreamed at archden.org/livestream.

Where: Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, 1530 Logan St., Denver.

Sts. Peter & Paul School Auction

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Join us for our 14th Annual Night to Remember Dinner Dance Auction. Proceeds to benefit the K-8th Grade School.

Location: Sons of Italy Hall- 5925 W 32nd Ave, Wheat Ridge

Cost: $50.00/ Person

Contact

Melanie Gosage

(303) 424-0402

gosage@comcast.net

17th St. Bernadette Silent/Live Auction

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

This is an adult evening with a silent auction, live auction with auctioneers, raffle drawing with possibility for 3 chances to win $1000 with purchase of one ticket and various other fun fundraising activities (ring toss for wine is back). Dinner Buffet, cash bar, dancing.

Location: Marriott, 1717 Denver West Drive, Golden, CO

Cost: 60

Contact

Michelle Bauer

(303) 237-0401

msmicheyb@aol.com

Armchair Retreat

The annual Armchair Retreat. Jump start your prayer life this Lent with daily meditations on Sacred Scripture in your own home and weekly spiritual direction at The Lanteri Center- from February 26- April 9, 2017. Free-will offerings are accepted.

Location: Lanteri Center

Cost: Free Will Offering

Contact

Susan Fogo

(303) 298-1498

lantericenter@aol.com

Bosetti Sunday Concert at the Cathedral – Patrick Torsell

3:00 PM

Organist: Patrick Torsell, from Littleton will present a concert of beautiful sacred music. He is playing to raise money for Holy Family Parish in Leadville. Free Parking at 16th and Grant. Reception to follow

Location: Cathedral Basilica ~ Colfax and Logan

Cost: free will offering, reception will follow

Contact

Kathleen Maclean

(970) 213-9257

kmaclean@denvercathedral.org

Augustine Institute Mardi Gras Prayer Breakfast

6:30 AM - 9:03 AM

Join the Augustine Institute for the Rosary, Mass, and breakfast on the final day before Lent! This year’s guest speaker is Bill Mumma of the Beckett Fund.

Location: 200 Inverness Drive West, Englewood, CO 80112

Cost: $50/ticket, $75 for married couples. Table sponsorships available.

Contact

Emily Gilbert

(303) 468-2934

events@augustineinstitute.org

Prayer in the Square – March

10:00 AM

Join the faithful each First Saturday, to pray a Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplet at various locations on the Front Range. We pray for God’s love, mercy and peace for the sanctity of human life and for an end to the persecution of Christians worldwide.

Location: Visit prayerinthesquare.com to find your nearest prayer community

Contact

Alexa Forster

(720) 799-9299

aforster@ccdenver.org

Magnificat Luncheon

1:00 PM

The Denver Chapter of Magnificat will host an afternoon of food and fellowship…a chance to feed our bodies and nourish our souls. Denver’s own Mary Beth Bonacci will share her personal testimony of how God has deeply touched her life.

Location: Pinehurst Country Club 6255 W. Quincy Ave. Denver

Cost: $30

Contact

Magnificat-Denver Chapter

magnificatofdenver@gmail.com

Healing the Hearts – March 7 & 8

Includes prayer sessions 3x a day, 3/7 and 3/8. Starts at 6 p.m. and ends at 9:15 p.m.
Major benefits:
1) Receive significant healing/freedom if participating fully
2) Learn to pray in a significant way
3) Begin to become aware of what is causing spiritual problems
4) Want to tell the Good News of Jesus!

Location: St. Vincent de Paul Paris, Denver

Cost: No cost

Contact

Mila Glodava

(303) 744-6119

mila@saintvincents.org

Ignatian Lenten Retreat

“I Want and Choose What Better Leads to God’s Deepening Life in Me” is a 5-week retreat that invites participants to pray daily and gather weekly for sharing and input from retreat directors on how better to respond to God’s action in our lives through discernment.

Location: St. Ignatius Loyola Catholic Church, 2301 York St.

Cost: suggested offering $45

Contact

Ignatian Spirituality Program of Denver, Paula Sapienza, Director

(303) 320-9995

ignatianspiritualitydenver@hotmail.com

17th Women’s Journey Retreat

Msgr. Ken Leone and Fr. John Lager invite all women to the 17th Women’s Journey retreat to be held at the YMCA in Estes Park March 10-12, 2017. The theme is “Rise and do not be afraid”. For details and to register, visit www.coloradocatholicretreats.org by March 5th.

Location: YMCA of the Rockies – Estes Park, CO

Contact

Barbara Williamson

(303) 280-2305

womensjourney@outlook.org

Deacon Discernment Retreat

6:40 AM

Ever thought about being a deacon? The St. Francis School of Theology for Deacons will host a Discernment Retreat for men and their wives who are interested in learning more about the diaconate on December 3, 2016. There is no cost for this day. RSVP is required.

Location: JPII Center 1300 S Steele St., Denver, CO 80210

Contact

Evelyn Andazola

303-715-3236

deacon.info@archden.org

Knights of Columbus St. Patrick’s Day Festival

11:00 AM

Live Entertainment throughout the day; Bagpipers and Stepdancers; Bouncy House; and More
Serving meals 11:00am-3:00pm
Entrance and one meal – $15
Adult – $15
Child – $7
5 and under – free

Location: 1555 Grant Street, Denver, CO 80203

Cost: Adult – $15 / Child – $7 / Child under 5 – free

Contact

Stephen Sweeney

(303) 880-9820

stephen.sweeney@archden.org

Magis Night – Arrupe Jesuit High School

5:00 PM

The proceeds from this incredible night bridge the gap between what each family contributes (through the student’s Work Study earnings and family tuition payments) and the total cost of their education.

Location: Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

Cost: $200 Individual Ticket, Table Sponsorships range from $3,000-$25,000

Contact

Mary Barrett

(720) 726-3395

MBarrett@ArrupeJesuit.com

Bosetti Sunday Concert at the Cathedral – Denise Lanning

3:00 PM

Our first Lenten Concert features: Organist: Denise Lanning of Denver. Ease your Lenten Sacrifices by enjoying this beautiful music!!! Free Parking at 16th and Grant. Reception to follow.

Location: Cathedral Basilica ~ Colfax and Logan

Cost: free will offering, reception will follow

Contact

Kathleen Maclean

(970) 213-9257

kmaclean@denvercathedral.org

Fatima Centennial Concert

7:00 PM

Free concert…free-will donations will be accepted.
Dr. Robert Klimek will direct choirs from the
Basilica of the Immaculate Conception and
CO School of Mines
featuring a composition by Arvo Pärt.
The Our Lady of Fatima choir
will sing a composition by Dr. Klimek

Location: Our Lady of Fatima, 1985 Miller St., Lakewood

Cost: Free – tickets required as seating is limited Contact mherzogenrath@fatimalakewood.com Donations graciously accepted.

Contact

Mary Herzogenrath

(303) 233-6236

mherzogenrath@fatimalakewood.com

Retrouvaille

Retrouvaille
helps couples through
difficult times in their
marriages. It is designed
to provide the tools to
help get your marriage
back on track. For
more information and
to register, contact
Jason and Julia Henderson
at Retrouvaille.
CO@gmail.com or
7202579106

Location: Denver, CO

Cost: $250

Contact

Jason and Julia Henderson

(720) 257-9106

retrouvaille.co@gmail.com

Mullen High School 24th Annual Senior Citizen Prom

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Mullen High School presents their 24th annual Senior Citizen Prom! Refreshments will be provided.

RSVP to Mary Ann Oswald by March 10

Mullen High School
Hutchison Field House
3601 S. Lowell Blvd., Denver, Colorado

View the flyer here

Contact

Mary Ann Oswald

303-941-8723

familyoswald@msn.com

Bosetti Sunday Concert at the Cathedral – Lucille Reilly

3:00 PM

Celebrate the Irish with “The Dulcimer Lady.” Lucille Reilly, internationally acclaimed musician will play beautiful sacred music. Get a sample on her website: www.thedulcimerlady.com Don’t miss it! Free parking at 16th and Grant. Reception to follow.

Location: Cathedral Basilica ~ Colfax and Logan

Cost: free will offering, reception will follow

Contact

Kathleen Maclean

(970) 213-9257

kmaclean@denvercathedral.org

Inaugural Catholic Women’s Conference

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

‘Feminine Authenticity – The Perfect Yes’ is focused on Marian spirituality in which we encourage women to meditate on Mary’s fiat and model her humility and obedience to God. Inaugural event Keynote Speakers are Kelsey Bob of FOCUS and Terry Polakovic, co-founder of ENDOW.

Location: Our Lady of Loreto Church, Foxfield

Cost: $55 – PRE-REGISTER on website

Contact

Elizabeth Petrucelli

(303) 478-3736

ejcelli@gmail.com

Bosetti Sunday Concert at the Cathedral – Julie Plouffe and musicians from St. Bernadette Parish

3:00 PM

“Lenten Sketches” presented by Julie Plouffe and the musicians from St. Bernadette Parish in Lakewood. Beautiful Lenten music accompanied by Visual Art Work. Come delight your ears and your eyes!! Free parking at 16th and Grant. Reception to follow.

Location: Cathedral Basilica ~ Colfax and Logan

Cost: free will offering, reception will follow

Contact

Kathleen Maclean

(970) 213-9257

kmaclean@denvercathedral.org

Healing Mass

6:00 PM

Monsignor Peter Quang Nguyen, the pastor of All Saints parish will be our celebrant. He has promised
to delight us with his guitar. Msgr. will pray individually for all who would like him to pray over them.
Additional prayer teams will also be available.

Location: St. Vincent de Paul Church, 2375 E Arizona Ave

Cost: None

Contact

Sue Schultz

(303) 691-0617

susie.schultz7@gmail.com

The Joy and Peace of Rosary-Making

The Rosary has been called a kind of spiritual handicraft, since “telling the beads” occupies the hands as well as the mind and spirit. In this unique weekend program, participants will learn to make simple cord rosaries while also reflecting on the deeper meaning of devotion.

Location: Abbey of St. Walburga
1029 Benedictine Way, Virginia Dale, CO 80536

Cost: $160

Contact

Abbey Retreat Office

(970) 462-0612

aswretreats@gmail.com

Discernment Retreat

6:45 AM

Ever thought about being a deacon? The St. Francis School of Theology for Deacons will host a Discernment Retreat for men and their wives who are interested in learning more about the diaconate on April 8, 2017. There is no cost for this day. RSVP is required for this day

Location: JPII Center 1300 S Steele St., Denver, CO 80210

Cost: No Cost

Contact

Evelyn L Andazola

(303) 715-3236

Deacon.info@archden.org

Bosetti Sunday Concert at the Cathedral – Steve Anisko

3:00 PM

Tournemire’s “Seven Last Words of Christ” will be performed by Organist Steve Anisko of Pittsburgh, PA. Experience this French Masterpiece on the Magnificent French Organ of the Cathedral!! Give your Passion Sunday some passion and join us! Free parking at 16th and Grant

Location: Cathedral Basilica ~ Colfax and Logan

Cost: FREE (free will offering accepted) reception to follow

Contact

Kathleen Maclean

(970) 213-9257

kmaclean@denvercathedral.org

Discernment Retreat

6:45 AM

Ever thought about being a deacon? The St. Francis School of Theology for Deacons will host a Discernment Retreat for men and their wives who are interested in learning more about the diaconate on April 29, 2017. There is no cost for this day. RSVP is required for this da

Location: JPII Center 1300 S Steele St., Denver, CO 80210

Cost: No Cost

Contact

Evelyn L Andazola

(303) 715-3236

Deacon.info@archden.org

Sisters of Life and FOCUS Missions: A Marian Pilgrimage to France, Spain and Portugal

Application deadline is Feb. 15!! Apply at focusmissions.org

On May 13th, 1917, Our Lady appeared to the shepherd children Lúcia dos Santos and her cousins Jacinta and Francisco Marto in Fatima, Portugal. What followed were a series of saintly visions and flocks of pilgrims, drawn to the poor town of Fatima in hopes of receiving the grace of the Blessed Mother.  Come join FOCUS Missions and the Sisters of Life on our pilgrimage to Fatima, as we honor the 100th anniversary of Our Lady’s miraculous appearance and journey down the same paths the saintly children did all those years ago. We will also travel through Spain and to Lourdes on pilgrimage. Ladies, this is a trip you don’t want to miss!

  • Dates: May 15-24, 2017 (Women only)
  • Trip Director: Kaitlyn Schulte 
  • Mission Co-Leaders: Anne Margaret Closa
  • Amount to Fundraise: $3,500*

Price includes: Round-trip airfare to mission country, travel insurance, pre-trip orientation retreat, post-trip debriefing retreat, all food, lodging, materials, and in-country transportation. (Does not include: immunizations and travel meds, your travel to/from US departure city [departure city will be determined by the Mission Director], passport/visa expenses, other personal incidentals).

* Dates and amount to fundraise subject to change

denver@sistersoflife.org

Steubenville of the Rockies

We are very excited to be hosting the Steubenville of the Rockies Conference for the 20th year in a row! With an exciting lineup of speakers, musicians, and presenters, this conference will challenge Catholic youth to not just learn about the Holy Spirit, but to get to know Him as the living presence of God in our lives. We had an incredible time hosting over 2500 youth in 2016 and are anticipating another large crowd in June, 2017.

Registration opens on January 19, 2017

Contact

Kim Perez

303-715-3178

kim.perez@archden.org

Catholic Home Educators Conference

The 18th Annual Rocky Mountain Catholic Home Educators Conference provides information, inspiration, and fellowship for Catholic homeschoolers.

Visit http://rmchec.org to sign-up to be notified when registration opens.

Location: St. Thomas More Parish

Cost: $35

Contact

Jessica McMaken

(720) 989-3062

j.mcmaken@gmail.com

Sts. Peter & Paul School Cool Duo 5K Run

7:00 AM

This 5k walk/run is a school fundrasier open to the community.

Location: Sts. Peter & Paul Church- 3900 Pierce Street 80033

Cost: TBD- See Website

Contact

Pat Glassmeyer

(303) 424-0402

pglassmeyer@sppscatholic.com