Hearts and hands of nuns, laity take Christ’s love to the poor

Their Denver ministries are different but they share a common theme: they all serve the poor. With the help of lay staff, nine Little Sisters of the Poor nuns lovingly […]

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Denver at World Youth Day by the numbers

The Archdiocese of Denver has around 600 pilgrims attending World Youth Day. Our pilgrims come from every corner of our archdiocese, from Granby to Foxfield, from Fort Collins to Conifer. Some […]

Spiritual mothers in our midst: the Fraternas celebrate 25 years

The Marian Community of Reconciliation, better known as the Fraternas, is celebrating 25 years of evangelization, spreading the love of Christ and living an authentic spiritual motherhood inspired by Mary. […]

“Like Mary and John at the foot of the Cross”: Inside Christ in the City

Makena Clawson has been involved with Christ in the City (CIC) since she was in college. She now serves as a full-time missionary. “Growing up, I always had a special interest in the homeless. […]

Living out the corporal works of mercy

Lent is a time of penance. That means we give up things or habits we are attached to so that we can make room for better Christian habits. So, an […]

Response to poor should be personal (with video)

Christ in the City missionaries give free lunches at a downtown park not only to feed the homeless physically but spiritually. Some 200 homeless and needy savored a lunch in […]

Archbishop to missionaries: ‘never underestimate your witness’

Archbishop Samuel Aquila met with Christ in the City missionaries July 15 at Seton House downtown to express his gratitude for their ministry to the poor, telling them to never […]

Christ in the City turns page in homeless ministry

July 12 marked the start of a new chapter for Christ in the City. The missionaries and volunteers began to pack two years of memories in the historic Seton House […]

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Cannonball!

Teri Tolpa, 29, felt restless. Since graduating from college, she’d had jobs she enjoyed in pro-life ministries but she longed to get out from behind a desk to evangelize. Feeling […]

Priest working toward Mother Teresa’s sainthood inspires local missionaries

Mother Teresa liked ice cream, and chocolate, and though she wasn’t much of a joke teller, she had a great sense of humor. These insights into Blessed Mother Teresa of […]

Priest working toward Mother Teresa’s sainthood coming to Denver

The priest who heads up the cause for canonization of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Missionaries of Charity Father Brian Kolodiejchuk, will speak in Denver June 4 at St. Joseph […]