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Former slave considered for sainthood

DENVER – The Denver’s Catholic archdiocese is campaigning for sainthood for a former slave known for her service to neighbors. A Mass was held Sunday at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Pope allows all priests to absolve ‘grave sin’ of abortion

VATICAN CITY – Saying nothing is beyond the reach of God’s mercy, Pope Francis told Catholics worldwide he is allowing all priests to absolve the faithful of abortion – women and health workers...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Area churches to hold Easter weekend services

Many area churches will hold special services and events during Easter weekend. An asterisk indicates child care is provided. All services are on Sunday unless otherwise noted. Most other churches...

DATE: March 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Lent begins

DATE: Feb. 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Pope wraps up joyful U.S. visit

PHILADELPHIA – Pope Francis urged hundreds of thousands of the faithful gathered Sunday for the biggest event of his U.S. visit to be open to “miracles of love,” closing out his six-day tour with a...

DATE: Sept. 27, 2015 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Sex-abuse survivors lambast Bob Beauprez

DENVER – Survivors of alleged sexual abuse by priests have come forward to criticize Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez for opining against legislation that would have made it easier...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

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‘Trust the Holy Spirit’ Local Catholics sound off on hopes for next pope

By Ann ButlerHerald Staff WriterAs the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics wait to see who will be their next pope, a lot of questions are being asked. Should the cardinals go back to electing a pope...

DATE: March 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News