Denver Catholic Staff

Denver Catholic Staff

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Get to know Denver’s five new priests — and their first assignments

Five new priests were ordained to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Denver May 25. Get to know a little bit about each of them, as well as where their […]

Well done, good and faithful servants: Honoring our priests for their years of service

25 years Father James Goggins Ordained 6/4/1994 Father James Goggins felt drawn to religious life when he was just a boy. “We had wonderful priests and sisters at our parish […]

Late St. Joseph deacon ‘reached out into the peripheries’ during ministry

Deacon Maclovio (Max) Sanchez, 87, passed away peacefully in Olathe, Kansas on April 30. Deacon Sanchez was assigned to St. Joseph’s Parish in Denver throughout his diaconal ministry. Maclovio Sanchez […]

Colorado Catholic Conference notes several victories during 2019 Legislative Session

The 2019 Legislative Session in Colorado ended earlier this month. There were hundreds of bills introduced and debated this year; some good, some bad and some fell somewhere in between. […]

Congratulations and Godspeed, Class of 2019!

The sun is out, flowers are blooming, and high school students’ palms are sweating — not for cash, (though there’ll probably be plenty of that) but for their diplomas. Graduation […]

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Ways to give to Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal

Donating to the annual Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal has a great impact on the wider Church’s reach in northern Colorado. It not only funds various crucial ministries that carry out the […]

Official Appointments: April 24, 2019

Here’s a list of all the new priest appointments for the Archdiocese of Denver, including pastor and parochial vicar reassignments, retirements and others. Pastors/Administrators Reverend Carlos Bello-Ayala, appointed Pastor, St. […]

Samaritan House and Denver Rescue Mission urge ‘no’ vote on Initiative 300

Samaritan House joins Denver Rescue Mission in urging a ‘no’ vote on Initiative 300 on the Denver ballot. Instead, civic efforts should focus on providing services to those experiencing homelessness […]

Colorado Catholic bishops remember Columbine on 20th anniversary

Colorado’s bishops have issued a joint statement recognizing the 20th anniversary of the April 20, 1999 shooting at Columbine High School that claimed the lives of 12 students and one […]

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WATCH: Catholic education is More Than You Realize

While we’ve made education more complicated and more expensive, have we remembered to ask the most fundamental questions? What should go on there? What is it for? Watch the video […]

Monsignor Michael Glenn remained a ‘priest to the end’ in battle with cancer

Monsignor Michael Glenn, former rector of St. John Vianney Theological Seminary and beloved pastor of three parishes on the western slope, died Friday, March 1, after being diagnosed with brain […]

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WATCH: Archdiocese of Denver announces steps to support survivors of childhood sexual abuse

Archbishop Samuel. J Aquila, Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser and former Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman speak at a Feb. 19 press conference.