Archbishop leads Planned Parenthood protest

Abortion clinic surrounded in prayer for over an hour

The following comes from a March Denver Catholic article by Aaron Lambert: It was a powerful scene at Planned Parenthood in Stapleton, Colorado on Saturday morning as Denver Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila led some 1,800 Catholics in a Eucharistic procession seven times around the abortion clinic. To ensure the sacred nature of the Eucharistic procession, the archdiocesan … [Read more...]

Hateful chicken sandwiches

Denver city council trying to block Chick-fil-A franchise because company supports natural marriage

The following comes from an August 21 LifeSiteNews article by Father Mark Hodges: Denver City Council, in a rare move, is stalling approval of a Chick-fil-A franchise at Denver International Airport, because of "concerns" over the owners' support for natural marriage. City Council members have passionately argued against approving Chick-fil-A, saying it is a moral … [Read more...]

Denver’s Archbishop Aquila restores sacraments to original order

Youth groups have new purpose other than confirmation preparation

The following comes from a May 23 Catholic News Agency article: In an unprecedented change for an archdiocese, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila of Denver announced that the Sacraments of Initiation – Baptism, Confirmation and First Communion – will be restored to their original order. “In an increasingly secular world, the reality is this: the souls of our children are the … [Read more...]

Pope appoints Fargo bishop to lead Denver archdiocese

The following comes from a May 29 Catholic News Agency story. As Archbishop-designate Samuel J. Aquila of Fargo, N.D. assumes his role as Denver's new shepherd, the former Coloradan brings with him a love for the priesthood, a passion for pro-life advocacy and a heart for the youth. “I never, ever dreamed that I would ever return here,” he told CNA. “And now in the … [Read more...]

Denver priest ‘pulls out the big guns’ on Planned Parenthood

Says Mass outside clinic These excerpts come from an April 23 story on Prayerbooks, rosaries, and pro-life pamphlets are a common sight outside Planned Parenthood’s massive facility in downtown Denver, but this year, local organizers of this spring’s Forty Days for Life campaign decided that one last piece was missing to bring the light of Christ to the … [Read more...]

“Harassing lawsuits by the Obama administration”

Judge rejects attorney general’s request for injunction against Denver area pro-lifer DENVER, Jan. 27, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ -- On Jan. 26, Thomas More Society attorneys defeated a request by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder for a preliminary injunction against longtime Denver area pro-life activist Ken Scott. After a full-day hearing, U.S. District Judge Philip A. … [Read more...]