OFFICIAL DECREES OF ESTABLISHMENT: Saint John Paul II and Saint Gianna Molla

The following are the official decrees establishing two new parishes: Saint John Paul II in Thornton and Saint Gianna Molla in Green Valley Ranch. Prot. N. 2017-0495 AB-A Most Reverend […]

“You have to decide.”

In writing Lessons in Hope: My Unexpected Life with St. John Paul II, one of my secondary intentions was to bury two urban legends: that John Paul II asked me […]

The Lord is calling: National Vocations Awareness week is Nov. 5-11

What is the Lord calling you to? If you’ve felt a tug on your heart towards either the priesthood, diaconate or religious life, Vocations Awareness Week presents the perfect opportunity […]

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Saintly inspiration for new beginnings

It’s not that often that bishops are able to announce the kind of good news I am about to share with you. As I write this column, the archdiocese is […]

‘¡Viva Cristo Rey!’: Auxiliary bishop to celebrate Mass for immigrants and refugees

The Auxiliary Bishop of Denver, Jorge Rodriguez, will celebrate a Mass in Spanish for all immigrants and refugees at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Nov. 26, on the feast […]

Denver bishops: mass shootings a “cancer” on society

The bishops of the Archdiocese of Denver are calling the rash of mass shootings that have taken place in the United States in recent years a “cancer” on society. En […]

Q&A: Bishop Jorge H. Rodríguez reflects on first year of his episcopate

Bishop Jorge Rodríguez spoke with Denver Catholic in Spanish about his first year as a bishop, the new tasks he’s taken on, and the reflections that have come to mind […]

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Murderers’ Row, Soviet-style

One hundred years ago, on November 7, 1917, Lenin and his Bolshevik Party expropriated the chaotic Russian people’s revolution that had begun eight months earlier, setting in motion modernity’s first […]