Masses for skiers, boarders and mountain travelers

While it is encouraged that the faithful attend the parish within the boundaries where they reside, we active Coloradans often enjoy traveling to the mountains and out-of-state during the weekends and therefore […]


A “merciless assault on human dignity”

The archbishop of Toronto is given to deprecating himself as “just a simple country cardinal.” In my experience, though, Cardinal Thomas Collins is one of the premier leaders of the […]


A year of mercy, a year of grace

As soon as it seemed to have begun, 2016 is coming to a close. Though the consensus from the general population at large is decrying 2016 as the “worst year […]


Don’t put scratchy toilet paper in the guest bathroom

Suzanne Elizabeth Anderson is the author of “God Loves You, Chester Blue” and other books. You can reach her at or First impressions make all the difference. Over […]


Adoration is like Christmas every day of the year

I had a conversation recently that went in a direction I didn’t expect. It was with a business executive who wasn’t Catholic and had little apparent interest in the Catholic […]


How we answered Christ’s knock in 2016

“The Word who found a dwelling in Mary’s womb comes to knock on the heart of every person” at Christmas, Pope St. John Paul II said. Jesus is the Father’s […]


An afternoon in Bethlehem

Bethlehem is a word that is often repeated at Christmas time. “And Joseph too went up from Galilee from the town of Nazareth to Judea, to the city of David […]

Annual Financial Report shows Denver Archdiocese is strong and moving forward

The Denver Catholic spoke with the Denver Archdiocese’s chief financial officer, Keith Parsons, about the 2016 Financial Report, which can be viewed here. The interview has been edited for space […]

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 […]

OFFICIAL DECREE: Statutes of the Dean’s Board of the Archdiocese of Denver

Below is an official decree declaring the statues of the Dean’s Board of the Archdiocese of Denver. Click the image to view a PDF.

Lourdes water returns to Denver

After a five-year dry spell, water from the famed Lourdes shrine in France is back in Denver. People can begin getting it next month when the Lourdes Marian Center at […]

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, […]