Denver marks historic canonization

On the same day pilgrims celebrated the lives and virtues of two late popes in Denver, faithful who traveled to Rome joined festivities in St. Peter’s Square to mark the […]

Side-street view rich in graces

ROME—Among the 800,000 faithful crowded in and around St. Peter’s Square for the April 27 canonization of two popes were most of the Denver archdiocese’s pilgrims. The 45-member group who took part […]

Fatigue can’t stop pilgrims

ROME–After a full day and night of travel, pilgrims of the Denver Archdiocese’s trip to the canonization of Pope’s John XXIII and John Paul II arrived to Rome this morning, […]

Canonization fever at St. Mary’s

Canonization fever is spreading across Denver this week and reaching a peak on Sunday when two popes will be named saints in Rome. St. Mary Parish in Littleton will be […]

Rome bustling on canonization eve

It’s canonization eve, and Rome is bustling with activity as the final preparations are being made for the double canonization of Pope John Paul II and John XXIII. DCR special […]

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What is the message of Divine Mercy?

Throughout history, visionaries such as Francis of Assisi, Joan of Arc and Bernadette of Lourdes have relayed divine messages—including the message of Divine Mercy revealed to a young peasant girl […]

The ‘last encyclicals’ of 2 Pope saints

On April 27, Pope Francis will canonize “Good Pope John XXIII” and “John Paul the Great.” Together these two popes produced 22 encyclicals on a wide range of topics. What […]

Saintly patron of the arts

The Augustine Institute will acclaim the life and canonization of John Paul II through an artistic celebration April 26. The day before the late pontiff is canonized in Rome, the […]

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Saintly inspiration

CANCELED: An announcement April 25 said the Annual Seminary Dinner scheduled for May 3 has been canceled. Days after John Paul II is canonized in Rome, seminarians and Denver faithful will gather […]