Mexican nuns of new order open first U.S. convent in Denver

It seems providential that a new order of Discalced Carmelite nuns, whose charism is to know and to make known the glory of the Holy Trinity, has arrived to Denver […]

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Navigating the troubled waters of relativism

David Uebbing serves as the Chancellor for the Archdiocese of Denver. American society is experiencing profound cultural shifts, creating times of great uncertainty, especially for Christians and Catholics. In “Strangers […]

Need to find a Holy Week Mass?

Holy Week is the summit of the liturgical year in the Catholic Church. It kicks off with Palm Sunday, marking the beginning of Holy Week, and the Triduum comprised of […]

Don’t stand idle during Holy Week

Holy Week is upon us, and we Catholics sure are lucky to have a wealth of ways to truly live out and participate in this most important time of the […]

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What is truth?

As we approach Holy Week, I am returning to a meditation I have been making in my heart on Jesus’ statement to Pilate, “I came into the world to testify […]

How can you tell if a problem is spiritual or psychological?

While it seems that culture still tends to fight the stigma of mental illness, Catholic psychologists say that it is lessening. A giant step. However, for Catholics, because the spiritual […]

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A bishop of consequence

When I first met Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., more than twenty years ago, I was struck by his boyish demeanor, his exquisite courtesy, and his rock-solid faith. Then the […]

Keep your kids safe from porn before it happens

It’s an epidemic — one that seeps deep into the conscience and morphs the very way one views a fellow human being. The dangerous effects of pornography have been well-documented […]

What you need to know before you talk to your loved one about porn

The statistics today are overwhelming. According to Fight the New Drug (FTND), a non-religious and non-political organization whose aim is to change cultural perception on pornography through the simple facts […]

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 […]

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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 […]

So-called sanctuary is not the solution, says bishop

Auxiliary Bishop Jorge Rodriguez of Denver didn’t tell a group of Hispanic parishioners at St. Mary Parish in Greeley, Colo., that the Catholic Church would deny sanctuary to an individual […]