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He’s not “turning his back to the people”

Cardinal Robert Sarah, prefect of the Vatican’s Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, caused a rumpus earlier this summer by proposing to a meeting of liturgists […]

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Back-to-school mania

It’s that time of year again, when teachers fuel up on coffee and students switch the brain back on to begin another school year. Thankfully, neither the teachers nor students […]

“A priest is nothing without his people”

“We used to play Mass as children,” Beatriz de los Santos remembers of her brother, Jorge. Even when he was only six years old, she recalls, he “knew the Mass […]

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Colorado needs more compassionate care, not killing

In August 1997, I was in the oncologist office with my mother and her doctor. The doctor shared with us that my mother had cancer in her brain, lungs, and […]

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WATCH: Mother Teresa brings gift of love during 1989 visit to Denver

Mother Teresa is being canonized a saint Sept. 4. Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila and Cardinal J. Francis Stafford reflect upon Mother Teresa’s legacy, the significance of her becoming a saint, […]

Denver’s new auxiliary bishop beloved by local community

After a long wait, Denver is getting a new auxiliary bishop, one that the local community knows and loves very well. Pope Francis announced Thursday the appointment of Father Jorge […]

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WATCH: Press conference introducing Bishop-Elect Jorge Rodriguez

Below is a transcript of Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila and Bishop-Elect Jorge Rodriquez’s comments during the Aug. 25 press conference announcing Bishop-Elect Rodriguez’s new appointment as Auxiliary Bishop of Denver. […]

BREAKING NEWS: Pope Francis appoints Father Jorge Rodriguez as new Auxiliary Bishop for Denver

Pope Francis has appointed Father Jorge Rodriguez as an Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Denver. The Holy See made the announcement today at noon Rome time. Auxiliary Bishop-elect Rodriguez, […]

Thirteen couples confess their love before God

A special celebration of the Sacrament of Matrimony was held Aug. 13 at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Denver, in a ceremony presided by Archbishop Samuel J. […]

Religious leaders unite in defense of persecuted Christians

Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila, accompanied by his predecessor, Cardinal James Francis Stafford, joined with Orthodox leaders of Denver earlier this month to jointly condemn the violence of Islamic State and […]

Sacraments, witness paved vocation paths for Loreto parishioners

Through persistent prayer and dedication to Sacred Scripture, Our Lady of Loreto parish in Foxfield has had a hand in four recent religious vocations. Over the next several months, two […]

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Joe Biden is Isaac Hecker’s fault?

U.S. Catholics generally know little about the Church’s history in our country. But whether you’re trying to fill gaps in your knowledge or just looking for a good read, let […]