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Surviving this Lenten quarantine

Well, I don’t think it would be an overstatement to say that Lent has been a lot Lent-ier than usual this year. As of Ash Wednesday, there had not yet […]

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WATCH: St. John the Baptist in Longmont reaches out to parishioners in quarantine

Fox 31 (KDVR) recently featured St. John the Baptist Parish in Longmont, which is finding creative ways to reach out to their parishioners while confined at home. Read the full […]

Full transcript of Pope Francis’ Urbi et Orbi blessing amid coronavirus pandemic

Below is the full text of Pope Francis’ Urbi et Orbi blessing delivered on March 27, during which he prayed for an end to the coronavirus pandemic. “When evening had […]

Get your Friday fish and chips fix during quarantine

We could all use a little Lenten pick-me-up in these uncertain times. So why not treat yourself to some delicious fish and chips on Fridays during Lent? The outbreak of […]

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In this global pandemic, be charitable and stay home

There can no longer be any doubt about it — with COVID-19, we are living through a historic pandemic, one that requires swift action and societal cooperation. To think otherwise […]

Can’t go to confession during coronavirus? Consider an ‘act of perfect contrition’

By Jonah McKeown/Catholic News Agency Imagine that Michael, a practicing Catholic, committed a mortal sin yesterday. Normally, Michael would go to confession. But because of the coronavirus pandemic, he can’t. […]

What Colorado’s ‘Stay-at-Home’ order means for parishes

Over the past few weeks, city, county, and state officials have issued public health orders to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. On Thursday, March 26, a state-wide “Stay-at-Home“ order went into effect […]

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Pray with Pope Francis on March 27

On Friday, March 27, at 11 a.m. Mountain Time, Pope Francis is inviting the global Church to join him in prayer for an end to the coronavirus pandemic and the […]

Mass cancellations: Are we lacking in faith?

As dioceses across the world have decided to cancel Mass due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many faithful have asked various questions concerning the value of the Eucharist and what […]

Legislative update: Initiative 120 may still need more signatures, death penalty repealed

Over the last several months, the Colorado pro-life community has been asked to help change abortion laws in Colorado by signing ballot initiative 120, which would prohibit abortions after 22 […]

A Call for Hope: 20,000 faithful share phone conversation with Archbishop Aquila

Social distancing provides a great opportunity to do something many of us likely don’t do much of anymore: speak on the phone. And on Sunday, March 22, that’s exactly what […]

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The Gospel of Life: Medicine for our times

It has been 25 years since St. John Paul II released his landmark encyclical Evangelium Vitae – The Gospel of Life – which made a significant contribution to the Church’s […]