Mark Haas

Mark Haas

Columnist

Local priests produce Catholic Stuff podcast for ‘New Evangelization’

Scroll through the iTunes reviews of the Catholic Stuff You Should Know podcast, and you’ll find comparisons to Bill & Ted and Beavis and Butthead. The priests who produce the […]

Soup kitchen saved, prayers answered at parish ministry in Aurora

Sitting in her small office at the Friends of St. Andrew Hospitality Center in Aurora, Siobhan Latimer focuses her eyes on a small statue of Jesus and holds back tears […]

Denver media remembers ‘rockstar’ pope

Mike Landess and Gary Shapiro went to Rome to interview Pope John Paul II. Kathy Walsh was at the airport when the pope arrived in Denver. Jim Benemann remembers President […]

Denver priests win first Colorado Priests Softball Game

When shortstop Fr. Darrick Leier stepped to the plate in the first inning with the bases loaded, the former college athlete knew he had a chance to do something big. […]

Giving the best of yourself: Why the Catholic Church cheers for sports

Have you ever wondered if God is a sports fan? While many of us here in Colorado may want to believe that an orange sunset is a sign that God […]

“A Hit For Vocations” – Priest Softball Game on Friday

For cars driving on Federal Blvd. in Broomfield last Friday afternoon, they may have noticed a group of men having a softball practice at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Pretty much […]

Denver Catholic honored with six Catholic Press awards

The Denver Catholic has once again been honored on a national level, this year winning six Catholic Press Awards at the Catholic Media Conference in Green Bay, Wis. The awards […]

Denver firefighter inspired by Julia Greeley’s example

Even 100 years after Julia Greeley’s death, Denver’s ‘Angel of Charity’ is still making an impact on the lives of firefighters in Colorado, like Lt. Derrick Johnson. “Julia Greeley has […]