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Ironies in the fire

The eminent sociologist Peter Rossi was a world-class punster whose scholarly accomplishments fed a sometimes-whimsical view of the human condition — in which, Rossi memorably observed, “there are many ironies […]

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‘This is my body…’

On hearing it, many of his disciples said, “This is a hard teaching. Who can accept it?” . . . From this time many of his disciples turned back and […]

Local artists choose life in pro-life art show

For someone who’s always been in love with art, it’s not surprising that Brett Lempe first encountered God through beauty. Lempe, a 25-year-old Colorado native, used his talent for art […]

Be a part of the ‘Nine Choirs of Angels Giving Society’

Have you ever wondered about the role of angels in the spiritual life? Angels are spiritual, immortal beings who possess superior intelligence and power to mankind. For millennia, they have […]

Five Hispanic-American saints perhaps you didn’t know

The American continent has had its share of saints in the last five centuries. People will find St. Juan Diego, St. Rose of Lima or St. Martin de Porres among […]

Community-rooted St. Theresa’s breaks ground for long-awaited new church

Carmine DeSantis was six years old when St. Theresa’s Parish in Frederick was being constructed. Having just immigrated from Italy with his family, he didn’t speak a lick of English. […]

Fallen away veterans invited back to Church

The names of 6,200 Coloradans killed or missing in action are listed on the Colorado Freedom Memorial in Aurora. For the first time since the memorial was dedicated in 2013, […]

Suit challenges religious liberty of Catholic hospitals over assisted suicide

A Colorado man with cancer along with his doctor have filed a suit last month against a health system run by the Catholic Church. The suit alleges that hospital policy […]

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Combating an epidemic of fear and anger

“Do not be afraid.” It is not without reason that Jesus repeated this encouragement while he was alive and to those who saw him for the first time after he […]

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WATCH: Bishop Rodriguez to celebrate special Mass for World Day of Migrants and Refugees

In celebration of the 105th World Day of Migrants and Refugees, the Archdiocese of Denver will join Pope Francis and our brothers and sisters from around the world in this […]

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Australian justice in the dock

Consider this sequence of events, familiar to some but evidently not to others: March 2013: Prior to any credible reports of misbehavior being made against Cardinal George Pell, police in […]

A return to the mountains: Annunciation Heights resurrects a dream

Luke Hlavin is the Assistant Program Director at Annunciation Heights. I raise my eyes toward the mountains. From whence shall come my help? My help comes from the LORD, the […]