Archdiocese of Denver extends suspension of public Masses through May 8 

The following is a statement from the Archdiocese of Denver which provides an update regarding the suspension of public Masses. The Archdiocese of Denver has extended the suspension of public Masses […]

There’s a way for everyone to uphold sanctity of human life

March 25 marked the 25th anniversary of St. John Paul II’s papal encyclical, Evangelium Vitae, “The Gospel of Life,” which promoted the sanctity of human life and addressed the issues […]

‘Better than planned’: Newly-married couple Mr. & Mrs. Bradshaw on their COVID-19 wedding

When preparing for their wedding, a bride and groom are faced with a long list of items for which they must plan. Church? Check. Reception venue? Check. Guest list? Check. […]

Catholic moral wisdom in the time of COVID-19

Joshua Evans, Ph.D, is an Assistant Professor of Health Care Ethics at Regis University in Denver. In the recent weeks we have seen a beautiful flowering of support for the […]

First $1 million raised from this year’s Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal will go to parishes

It’s a question you probably ask yourself every year: How far does the money you give to the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal really go? The answer is simple: Really far, and, […]

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Motherhood and the sanctuary of the home

We’ve all been spending more time at home than usual, and, even as we’re all anxious to return to normal life, there have been blessings in our confinement. One of […]

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Don’t waste this time – ‘Be converted!’

In the days since Pope Francis’ March 27 Urbi et Orbi, I keep going back to the images in my mind. Was it not haunting? Watching our very frail-looking pontiff […]

Longtime permanent deacon led a fruitful life of ministry

Deacon Ron Ansay passed away Feb. 25 at the Plaza Gardens where he was staying during his illness.  He was 87 years old.  Deacon Ansay was in the first ordination […]

Nonprofit Catholic medical clinic committed to serving COVID-19 patients

On March 23, Bella Health & Wellness began offering a drive-through clinic for people experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. It fit perfectly with the nonprofit medical practice’s mission. “To have our community […]

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Why I’m adding Parish Relief fund to 2020 Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal

For weeks we have been focused on the health impact of the novel coronavirus, which has infected more than half a million people in the U.S. But in recent weeks […]

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PHOTOS: Empty churches, full hearts

Holy Week in the Archdiocese of Denver looked a lot different this year than it has in a long time – perhaps ever. While Colorado was under a stay-at-home order […]

On Earth Day, Pope Francis urges solidarity with most vulnerable

By Hannah Brockhaus/Catholic News Agency Commenting on the celebration of Earth Day during his general audience Wednesday, Pope Francis urged people to show solidarity with the weak and vulnerable and […]