Vocations top priority for Pueblo’s Bishop Berg

By Veronica Ambuul and Anna Marie Basquez, Colorado Catholic Herald PUEBLO, Colo.—Bishop Stephen Jay Berg, former administrator of the Diocese of Fort Worth, Texas, was ordained the fifth bishop of […]

Eye doctor’s vision sharpened helping others

God blessed Highlands Ranch ophthalmologist Jim Conahan and his wife Molly with many miracles through their vision-restoring surgery clinic in Ixtapa, Mexico—once Conahan said ‘yes’ to God’s plan. The couple […]

CSU basketball player keeps ‘Big Man’ at center

When Caitlin Duffy, 20, spoke with the Denver Catholic Register Feb. 18, it was shortly before she boarded a charter flight from Fort Collins to Boise. There she and Colorado […]

Watch installation of Pueblo’s new bishop

Bishop-designate Stephen Berg, 62, the former diocesan administrator of the Diocese of Fort Worth, will be installed as the fifth bishop of the Diocese of Pueblo at 2 p.m. Feb. […]

Laws have spiritual impact, too, archbishop tells lawmakers

Archbishop Samuel Aquila urged state lawmakers to weigh the material and spiritual impact of laws on the community during remarks at the state Capitol downtown Feb. 26. “It is not […]

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Difficult moral decisions in brain death and pregnancy

CNN recently profiled the case of a woman named Marlise Munoz, who was both pregnant and brain dead. Its report noted that Mrs. Munoz was “33 years old and 14 […]

13-year-old finds life-long mission

A girl in Fort Collins who felt she had everything in life was inspired by a newborn baby in Ghana who didn’t have a chance for much of a life […]

Parishes to keep the Light on for You this Lent

The secret is out: confession is a source of inexpressible joy and healing. The Light is on for You campaign is returning to Denver for its third year this March […]

Pope writes letter to Catholic families

In a Feb. 25 letter, Pope Francis asked for families to pray for the upcoming Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, which is being convened this fall at the […]

Livestream: Three seminarians to be ordained deacons

As a step in their priesthood formation, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila will ordain three seminarians to the diaconate during a Mass set for 10 a.m. March 1 at the Cathedral […]

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‘The Church needs your courage,’ pope tells new cardinals

VATICAN CITY (CNA/EWTN News)—During the Feb. 22 morning consistory at which Pope Francis created 19 new cardinals, he urged the prelates gathered in St. Peter’s Basilica to serve the Church […]

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Not having God is the worst poverty

Ash Wednesday is one week away, and this Lent Pope Francis is urging us to help free our brothers and sisters from an enemy that is even worse than poverty—destitution. […]