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Coloradans have chance to rescue the unborn

Some people in our pews today can remember the time when abortion was not legal. But the rest of you who are filling the seats in our churches, working various […]

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The renewal of Catholic higher education

The United States has well over 200 Catholic colleges and universities. Only a fraction of them, however, conform to St. John Paul’s statutes for Catholic universities in Ex Corde Ecclesiae. […]

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What kind of “believers”?

This past June I was in the Munich area for four days, giving a public lecture on Evangelical Catholicism and doing a lot of media interviews. My hosts were exceptionally […]

Independent reparations program funded by Colorado dioceses called ‘a remarkable effort’

As part of the Archdiocese of Denver’s promise to be transparent about sexual abuse of minors by diocesan priests and to help facilitate healing for survivors, the previously-announced independent reparations […]

Colorado dioceses announce opening of independent reparations and reconciliation program

On Oct. 7, the Catholic Dioceses of Colorado announced the opening of an independent reparations program for individuals who were sexually abused as minors by parish priests in Colorado. For […]

Independent Review and Reparations Program: A letter from Archbishop Aquila

The following letter from Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila regarding the Independent Review and Reparations Program will be available at all parishes in the Archdiocese of Denver beginning the weekend of […]

Catholic Charities’ Kinship ministry serves grandparents, others cast into parenting roles

Every month, a Catholic Charities program called Kinship Caregivers serves over 60 families where the primary caregiver is not the child’s parent, but another family member, often a grandparent. For […]

Saints come alive at ‘Night at the Cemetery’

“Night at the Cemetery” will take place at Mount Olivet in Wheat Ridge on Oct. 25, 2019 from 7-9 p.m., for middle and high school school students. Each night, attendees […]

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Real life isn’t elsewhere — it’s right here

In an effort to break my “look at the Facebook app every time I have a free minute” habit, I have been keeping the texts of spiritual books on my […]

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The model New Evangelization bishop

Out on the Kansas plains, he was just turning 21 when the Second Vatican Council promulgated its Dogmatic Constitution on the Church (Lumen Gentium) and its Decree on the Pastoral […]

New Director of Black Catholic Ministry hopes to continue outreach to African-American community

The Archdiocese of Denver recently welcomed its new director for the Office of Black Catholic Ministry and Community Outreach Specialist for the Office of Catholic Schools, Kateri Williams. Born in […]

Teen’s Eagle Scout project restores worn bridge at Mount Olivet Cemetery

In addition to providing service and fulfilling the part of the Boy Scout Oath, “To help other people at all times,” one of the key aims of the Eagle Scout […]