Late St. Mary’s deacon used gift of psychiatry in his ministry

Deacon Anthony Dudzic passed away April 19, Divine Mercy Sunday, at his home.  He was 89 years old.  During the latter part of his diaconal ministry, he was a Deacon […]


Racism and the ‘scandal of the value of every human life’

“In the absence of faith, we govern by tenderness. And tenderness leads to the gas chamber.” Flannery O’Connor Is anyone else wondering how we got here? Or, more accurately, got […]

Pope Francis on feast of Saints Peter and Paul: ‘Only prayer unlocks chains’

By Courtney Mares/Catholic News Agency On the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul on Monday, Pope Francis urged Christians to pray for one another and for unity, saying “only prayer […]

The Introductory Rites: An invitation to prepare for the Holy Mass

This article is the second in a series the Denver Catholic staff created to help the faithful return to Mass in a deeper way than ever before after an extended […]

An examination of conscience for racism

There are two kinds of ignorance: the things I don’t know that nobody expects me to know, and the things I don’t know, but that I ought to know and […]

Letter: Let this pandemic be a time of change for the world

Dear Editor, I am desperate to get back to “normal.” This has been the most trying time of my life having just returned from maternity leave with my second child […]

Q&A: New HR director for Archdiocese of Denver ‘humbled’ to serve

At the beginning of this year, the Archdiocese of Denver welcomed its new Executive Director of Human Resources, Beth Link. Link brings an extensive human resources background to the Human […]

Not to be served, but to serve: Honoring our priests for their years of service to the faithful

The Archdiocese of Denver is blessed to have an abundance of great, faithful priests. We honor these men who have served the faithful of the archdiocese and thank them for […]

Fresh Start program frees those ensnared by payday loans

After two years of struggling with homelessness and staying with relatives, when she landed a fulltime job in 2017, Judith Quintana was determined to make it on her own. She […]

Father Joseph Blanco remembered for his servant’s heart, generosity

Father Joseph Blanco, a priest of 36 years for the Archdiocese of Denver, died peacefully May 13. He was 80 years old. A Colorado native, Father Blanco lived his life […]


Despite COVID, Archdiocese of Denver continues to serve abundantly

The COVID-19 pandemic forced organizations around the world to rapidly pivot directions and for the Archdiocese that meant adjusting to new circumstances, while maintaining its course to faithfully serve Northern […]

Can Catholics support ‘Black Lives Matter’?

Catholic leaders say the Church has an important role in working for racial justice, but that protesting for justice does not imply endorsement of the positions taken by Black Lives […]