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Pro-Life College Students to Protest ‘Life-Ending’ Abortion Drugs at Walgreens, CVS

By: Kevin J. Jones/CNA Join the protests locally within the Archdiocese of Denver and the Diocese of Colorado Springs on February 4 from 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Walgreens...

The Rosary Team: To Remember, Forget, and Believe

By Chelsea Magyar "Can a mother forget her infant, be without tenderness for the child of her womb? Even should she forget, I will never...

Christian baker Jack Phillips loses appeal over transgender birthday cake case

By Kevin Jones/Catholic News Agency A Colorado appellate court has ruled against a baker who appeared in court once again for declining to make a...

Fraternas to bid farewell to Denver after 25 years of fruitful ministry

Nearly 25 years ago, a small group of Peruvians arrived in Denver to begin their apostolic mission. As consecrated laywomen, the Marian Community of...

CPR: Colorado Catholics hope to change hearts — and laws — over the state’s abortion access

It's a cloudy Sunday at the Cathedral Basilica of Immaculate Conception in downtown Denver. Students from St. John Paul the Great Catholic High walked...

Why is Ad Orientem worship so controversial?

Until the 1960s, Catholics worshipped ad orientem, with priest and congregation facing the East during Mass. Originally Christians celebrated Mass before daybreak Sunday morning...

The White-Martyr Cardinals’ Dinner

On the night of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s funeral, Cardinal George Pell hosted a dinner in his apartment for a group of like-minded mourners,...

Dignity of life mourned and celebrated at memorial Mass for lives lost to abortion

On Jan. 22, the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, pro-life advocates and faithful alike gathered at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception...

Colorado twin sisters with a special bond speak out for the unborn

By Katie Yoder/Catholic News Agency Sister Mary Casey O’Connor has more than 100 sisters. But only one of them is her twin sister: Casey Gunning, who...

Father Stu: Reborn brings priest’s story of redemptive suffering to wider audience

Is anyone beyond redemption? Last year's sleeper hit film Father Stu showed that with the grace of God, anything is possible — even something...

‘Catholics Got Talent?’: Competition invites musicians to promote zeal for the Eucharist

By Francesca Pollio Fenton/Catholic News Agency Catholic poets, composers, and songwriters are invited to participate in a competition in which the winning piece could be performed...

Join a monthly online prayer meeting for the success of the Eucharistic Revival

We are deep in the midst of the National Eucharistic Revival.  This is a time to celebrate and honor the Eucharist, the very source...

The pro-life moment has arrived: Everyone is wanted

A wonderful friend of ours from 40 Days for Life Croatia shared some thoughts recently. “When you look at someone’s face — you have no...

Cardinal George Pell: The Encourager

On Tuesday, January 3, when Cardinal George Pell and I went to pay our respects to Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, lying in state in...

Archbishop Aquila reflects on legacy of Pope Benedict XVI in interview with CPR

Last week, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila celebrated a requiem Mass in honor of the late Pope Benedict XVI at the Cathedral. Following the Mass,...

Religious Freedom is More Than You Realize

As Americans, we tell ourselves not to talk about two things in public, or even at the dinner table. You know what they are—religion...

Office of Black Catholic Ministry carries on MLK Jr.’s dream of peace and justice

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.” - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  When Martin Luther King...

There is no freedom without the truth: January 16 is Religious Freedom Day

On January 16, the United States celebrates Religious Freedom Day. Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee...

WATCH: Archbishop Aquila celebrates solemn Requiem Mass for Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

With the death of Pope Benedict XVI, the Church universal enters a time of mourning. To honor the late pontiff and his incredible life...

Diamond in the rough: Priests find faith and vocations at CU Boulder

While known to some for its party culture, multiple Denver priests think of the University of Colorado in Boulder as a turning point in...

World’s foremost expert on original Divine Mercy Image to speak at parish presentations

It's one of the most well-known sacred images in the world. It's also one of the most mysterious. History and tradition holds that the original...

Jan. 22 Memorial Masses at Cathedral and parishes to honor lives lost to abortion

On Sunday, Jan. 22 — the actual date of the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade — parishes are encouraged to hold commemorative Masses to honor...

Making a New Start: Cardinal Sarah on the Spiritual Life

It would be easy to start 2023 with a healthy dose of cynicism. As we start the new year, Christmas lays out to the...

Bob Andrews: A large and patriotic life

The beginning of my friendship with Bob Andrews, who died this past December 2, would probably astonish contemporary Washington, D.C., whose denizens rarely venture...