Moira Cullings

Columnist

Julia Greeley’s cause off to the Vatican

On August 10, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila presided over the solemn closing session of the diocesan inquiry of the cause of beatification and canonization of the Servant of God Julia […]

Pope John Paul II called for a New Evangelization; Denver answered

Shortly after Pope John Paul II visited Denver during World Youth Day in 1993, Curtis Martin had the opportunity to meet with the pope and share his vision for an […]

WYD ’93 Throwback: Let the celebration begin

This article by David Myers was originally published in the Aug. 18, 1993 issue of the Denver Catholic Register. The Spirit of Christ rocked Denver Aug. 11 as between 100,000 […]

Opportunities abound at Mary’s Homes of Hope

For about 20 years, Lynn Reid helped provide maternity homes for women in need. As fulfilling as the work was, she noticed that something was absent. “One of the pieces […]

Fighting fire with faith

Something struck Mark Hutchinson while he was fighting the rapidly spreading Lake Christine Fire on July 4. “In the yard of a home we were protecting was a statue of […]

St. Thomas More youth rally intertwines faith and fun

Kylie Klimek’s strong faith gave her the courage to do something many adults wouldn’t — share her beliefs with a neighbor whose family is atheist. The seventh-grade student at St. […]

Mt. Olivet cemetery offers spiritual, corporal works of mercy

On Hart Island in the Long Island Sound of New York City, more than one million unclaimed people’s remains are buried. It is the largest tax funded cemetery in the […]

Deacons have ‘tremendously positive effect’ on archdiocese

Men who are inclined to serve the community and develop their faith might have a deeper calling — one to the permanent diaconate. “We’re looking for men who are truly […]

‘Gathering at the Grotto’ draws community

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Denver is building a community far beyond the scope of regular weekend Mass. “At Lourdes we like to talk about ‘making timeless truths […]

Democrats for Life conference seeks to advance pro-life cause

According to a 2017 Gallup Poll, between 25-30% of democrats are pro-life and close to 30% feel abortion is morally wrong. “These democrats often feel intimidated and historically have been […]

Carmelite lived the cloistered life ‘to the full’

In 1950, at the ripe age of 18, Sister Mona Claire of Our Lady entered religious life as a Carmelite of the Holy Spirit. For the next 67 years, she […]

Archdiocese honors Julia Greeley on 100th anniversary of her death

Hundreds gathered at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception the evening of June 7 to celebrate Mass for Servant of God Julia Greeley a century after she passed away. […]