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The real Santa Claus was Catholic?

By Monsignor Jorge de los Santos Around this time of year, it’s common to see the Christmas celebration filled with marketing and consumerism, opening its doors to its employee of […]

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Celebrating the Truth in Colorado

By Deacon Geoff Bennett Deacon Geoff Bennett is the Vice President of Parish and Community Relations at Catholic Charities in the Archdiocese of Denver, including the Respect Life Office. As […]

Msgr. John Slattery remembered as a ‘founding father’ of Springs diocese

By Veronica Ambul | Colorado Catholic Herald Msgr. John Slattery, the first vicar general of the Diocese of Colorado Springs and founding pastor of St. Patrick Parish, died Nov. 28 […]

At the Heights, everybody becomes your friend

By Topher Aderhold Topher Aderhold is the Camp Director at Annunciation Heights. On the feast of the holy archangels, we set off before the sun, beginning our hike at 4 […]

Giving those in need a hand up

By Michael Sinnett Michael Sinnett is Vice President of Shelters at Catholic Charities in the Archdiocese of Denver. On a recent medical mission to the town of Ayaviri, high in […]

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Quitting Old Paths

This commentary was written by Father John Nepil, a priest of the Archdiocese of Denver currently studying in Rome. Henri de Lubac once noted a correspondence between the Reformation’s criticism […]

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Lend a hand to those seeking employment or job-training

Jenny Kraska is the executive director of the Colorado Catholic Conference. In the Encyclical Laborem Exercens, His Holiness Pope John Paul II reminds us that it is “through work that […]

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Standing among patriots for Catholic Schools Week

Jay Clark is the executive director of Seeds of Hope. It was certainly not as dramatic, perilous or historic, but I could not help but feel a little like I […]

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Celebrate Life with true unity

Deacon Geoff Bennett is Vice President of Parish and Community Relations at Catholic Charities. The cultural conflicts over the past 50 years in American society have shattered the concept of […]

Mullen runners exemplify Lasallian spirit

By Neil H. Devlin Mullen Sports Information Specialist They could have run away, but Adele Cardenas and Emma Hahn chose to literally run into the situation. The Mullen juniors were […]

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What is your question about G.K. Chesterton?

Dale Ahlquist is the President of the American Chesterton Society. The G.K. Chesterton Conference will be at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, July 27-29. For more information: https://www.chesterton.org/36th-annual-chesterton-conference Here are three […]

‘Thank God ahead of time!’: The Faith of Father Solanus Casey

Father Joseph Mary Elder serves as the Vocations Director for the Capuchin Franciscans. “Thank God ahead of time!” This was the spiritual counsel Father Solanus Casey gave to the parents […]