Denver Catholic honored with six Catholic Press awards

Mark Haas

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 included recognition for one of the best electronic newsletters, along with reporting and layout awards.

“These awards are really a testament to the awesome people on our staff,” said Aaron Lambert, managing editor of the Denver Catholic. “It’s an honor to be recognized for all of the hard work and effort we put into the Denver Catholic each day. We are thankful to the Lord, Archbishop Aquila and our readers for allowing us to be the voice of the Archdiocese of Denver.”

Here is the list of awards for the Denver Catholic and the Denver Catholic en Español:

Best Electronic Newsletter (Honorable Mention)Denver Catholic Staff

Best Front Page (2nd Place)Denver Catholic en Español Staff: “¿Qué Significa ser Cristiano?”

Best Layout of Article or Column (2nd Place)Denver Catholic Staff: “A Restoration for the Ages”

Best Reporting on a Special Age Group (3rd Place) – Therese Bussen: “How Do I Date?”

Best Reporting on the Celebration of a Sacrament (Honorable Mention) – Therese Bussen: “I Do Means I Do.”

Best Reporting on Vocations to Priesthood, Religious Life or Diaconate (Honorable Mention) – Carmen Elena Villa: “For Christ Alone”

COMING UP: State of the Archdiocese: You’re invited to a virtual meeting with Archbishop Aquila Feb. 11

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On Feb. 11, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila along with archdiocesan leadership will host a virtual meeting which all of faithful of the Archdiocese of Denver are invited to join.

Tune in to watch Archbishop Aquila and leaders of the archdiocese discuss topics which will include:

  • The state of the archdiocese
  • Updates on the mission of the Church in northern Colorado
  • Our Catholic schools
  • Priorities for 2021 and beyond
  • And much more!

The meeting starts at 6 p.m. To RSVP and submit a question for possible selection to be answered during the event, please visit