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Helping our kids be charitable in the world

By Kyle Dyer Kyle Dyer, of Kyle Dyer Storytelling, is a former TV news anchor who hosts the monthly Engage events for Catholic Charities. See more at ccdenver.org/kylescorner. I am […]

Joyful recipients, cheerful givers: End-of-year giving in the Archdiocese

The end of the year is a time to celebrate with gratitude not only the first coming of our Lord and our hope for his second coming, but also the […]

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Run into God’s arms — he loves you

As I have confessed to you many times before, I do not consider myself a good pray-er. My prayer is often dry. Dry as in, “is anybody listening?” Not that […]

The National Western Stock Show welcomes the Catholic faithful

The National Western Stock Show is a historical event that has been celebrated in Colorado since 1906. For over 100 years, the stock show has presented many activities and shows […]

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Embrace the ‘good news of great joy’

“Do not be afraid … I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, […]

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Books for Christmas

Take a stand against the electronification of everything — give (real) books this Christmas. Some recommendations: Paul: A Biography, by N.T. Wright (HarperOne): Dr. Wright’s remarkable ability to explicate the […]

Denver pilgrims prepare for WYD in Panama

The pope invited them, and they answered. The archdiocese’s largest pilgrimage group, consisting of 140 young Hispanic Catholics from Ascension Parish in Denver and a few members from other parishes […]

Multiple cultures at All Saints offer a glimpse of the ‘Universal Church’

When Monsignor Peter Quang Nguyen looks out into the pews during Mass, he is inspired by the diversity he sees. “It’s giving me a true sense of understanding the universal […]

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Why 42 had to be impeached twenty years ago

Twenty years ago this month, I found myself seriously double-booked, so to speak. The editing of the first volume of my John Paul II biography, Witness to Hope, was entering […]

How Our Lady of Guadalupe became the ‘backbone’ of the Mexican people

Over 20 million people set foot on Tepeyac hill every year to witness the living miracle of the woman clothed with the sun and the stars, the woman who changed […]

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Why you can (and should) enroll in the Denver Catholic Biblical School

Whether you’re at the start of your first full-time job, at the top of your career or recently retired, taking some time during the week to dive deeper into your […]

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Helping our kids become Catholic Readers for Christmas

I’ve been writing the Catholic Reader column for about a year and a half now and it’s been quite enjoyable sharing a great variety of books that I hope you […]