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Buried Loretto Heights Sisters joining fellow nuns at Mt. Olivet in rare exhumation

After over 100 years, change is coming to a small section of the old Loretto Heights property in southwest Denver. Purchased by a developer,...

Dobbs and the vindication of American democracy

Prior to June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court’s most important civil rights decision was handed down on May 17, 1954. Then, in Brown...

POSTPONED: Celebrate the end of Roe at this Pro-Life Colorado Rally

POSTPONED: “Due to security concerns raised by Lakewood Police, Pro-Life Colorado coalition is postponing today's Pro-Life Rally to celebrate the end of Roe v....

Seven myths about overturning Roe v. Wade

By Jonah McKeown/Catholic News Agency The U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling Friday overturning the 1973 decision Roe v. Wade as well as the 1992 decision Planned Parenthood...

Roe v. Wade is overturned. What happens next?

By Jonah McKeown/Catholic News Agency The U.S. Supreme Court on June 24 issued a 6-3 ruling overturning the seminal decisions of Roe v. Wade and...

Colorado Catholic Conference on Dobbs ruling: ‘A major victory for life’

Today, we celebrate a major victory for life at the U.S. Supreme Court in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which overturned the tragically...

Roe v. Wade overturned; Archbishop Aquila and USCCB rejoice on ‘historic’ day

On June 24, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a long-awaited decision in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health case that overturned Roe v. Wade...

‘Repent for Past Wrongs, Heal Past Hurts:’ Archdiocese hosts webinar to discuss racism

"There is neither Jew or Greek, there is neither slave or free, there is no male or female for you are all one in...

New priest appointments, effective August 8, 2022

Father Declan Creighton will leaving Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Northglenn to go to a lower altitude and more humid climate for health reasons. The...

‘What is truth?’: Catholic responses to pro-choice objections

“What is truth?” (Jn 18:28). Pilate speaks for many today, even as Truth itself stood before him. We as Catholics have accepted a basic...

Recycling the same old same old

In December 2021 and May 2022, I had the pleasure of teaching a mini-course in Rome, exploring the life and thought of St. John...

Pray for the sanctification of priests on June 24

This Friday, June 24, on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the universal Church is invited to partake in the World Day...

It’s a wonderful life, Coloradans

It was heartbreaking to observe the behavior and paradoxical statements made for hours on end at the Colorado state Senate hearings for the bill...

Need a primer in pro-life apologetics? This training is for you.

As we await the landmark Dobbs v. Jackson Supreme Court decision and witness an uptick in pro-abortion debates, conversations, and protests, we see more...

Actually, Whoopi, that is his job

What would we do without Whoopi Goldberg?  As virtually the entire world knows by now, Archbishop Cordileone of San Francisco, on May 20, issued a...

Q&A: Reviving a reverence for the Eucharist

In many ways, the Catholic Church is at an inflection point in America. Amid the shifting bedrock that is American society, the Church is...

Demythologizing conclaves

Pope Francis’s recent announcement that he will create 21 new cardinals on August 27, 16 of whom would vote in a conclave held after...

Eucharistic Revival: Denver priest hopes to convey the ‘transformative nature’ of the Real Presence

By Jonah McKeown/CNA Father Doug Grandon is a Catholic priest today, but spent the first half of his life as a Protestant. As an Anglican...

Official Deacon Appointments: Effective July 1, 2022

Here’s a list of all the new deacon assignments for the Archdiocese of Denver. These appointments are effective July 1, 2022, unless noted otherwise. Deacon...

A Double Persecution: The Witness of Hong Kong’s Cardinal Zen 

If the Church is to continue to be Christ’s presence in the world, then part of that mission includes continuing his sacrifice. I recently...

Seven ways to foster vocations in the family

“What do you want to be when you grow-up?” This is one of the all-time most popular questions for children when they go to...

The Summer Reading List: A Ukrainian Primer

Given the rubbish about Ukraine spewed out by Russian propaganda trolls and regurgitated by foolish or ideologically besotted Americans, this year’s annual Summer Reading...

A Letter from the Colorado Bishops on Worthily Receiving Communion

June 6, 2022 Open Letter to Catholic Politicians and the Faithful on Worthily Receiving Communion Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, The recently concluded 2022 legislative session...

Archdiocese of Denver to host “Acknowledging the Sin of Racism” webinar

It’s no secret that in a broken world such as ours, the effects of sin are far-reaching. In particular, the insidious sin of racism...