Denver Catholic Staff

Denver Catholic Staff

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Past 25 years remembered, next 25 anticipated at More Than You Realize conference

“Be not afraid!” This was the rallying cry at the Aug. 11 More Than You Realize conference, echoing the very same call St. John Paul II gave exactly 25 years […]

Denver Catholic readers share stories from WYD ‘93

“I was very young during World Youth Day 93 — maybe five or six years old. I lived in a neighborhood adjacent to Cherry Creek State Park and remember the […]

Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila writes letter to faithful on abuse crisis

In the wake of the allegations against Archbishop McCarrick, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila has penned a personal letter to the faithful of the Archdiocese of Denver on the abuse crisis […]

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WATCH: The next 25 years begins now

It was 25 years ago today that World Youth Day came to Denver and sparked a revolution of faith among young people. Since then, the call of St. John Paul […]

WATCH: CBS4 interviews Father Felix Medina about WYD ’93

Channel 4 interviewed Father Felix Medina, pastor of Queen of Peace Parish in Aurora, about his experience 25 years ago at World Youth Day in Denver and his path to […]

Join us for a WYD ’93 Facebook Live event on Aug. 11

A revolution of faith was sparked in the Mile High City 25 years ago when St. John Paul II visited Denver for World Youth Day in 1993 — one that […]

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Q&A: Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila witnessed resilient faith in visit to Lebanon

In June, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila traveled to visit persecuted Christians in Lebanon with a contingent of several other U.S. bishops. His visit was coordinated in part by St. Rafka’s […]

New CEO named for Catholic Charities of Denver

Catholic Charities of Denver announced Wednesday that Darren A. Walsh, an experienced executive in diverse industries and a leader in mission-driven Catholic organizations, is its new president and chief executive […]

Supreme Court ruling protects pro-life pregnancy centers’ free speech

On June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court blocked enforcement of a California law that requires pro-life pregnancy centers to provide information to women about state-funded abortions. In a 5-4 ruling, […]

OFFICIAL DECREE: Updates and changes to the Pastoral Handbook

Below is an official decree declaring updates and changes to the pastoral handbook for the Archdiocese of Denver, effective July 1, 2018. Click the links below to view PDFs of […]

Catholic Charities CEO steps down, interim named

Larry Smith stepped down as President and CEO of Catholic Charities June 1 after an impressive five-year tenure with the organization. Replacing Smith as interim CEO is Amparo Garcia, who […]

Denver bishops issue statement on ‘Family Separation Policy’

Denver bishops Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila and Bishop Jorge Rodriguez have released the following statement regarding the family separation policy being utilized at the U.S./Mexico border: “We join our brother […]