August 17, 2018  |  By MICHELE MASON

Why would you want to limit God?”

When I heard former Planned Parenthood Director, Sue Thayer say this at my first 40 Days for Life Leader Symposium in July, the words pierced my soul. Have I been limiting God? By choosing to do 12-hour 40 Days for Life prayer vigils instead of 24 hours, have I been limiting his power and love? Have I been asking too little of myself and others when God is calling all of us to do the impossible and to trust in him to work miracles?


 
August 3, 2018  |  By ROCHELLE SCHLORTT

COLORADO SPRINGS. Most of the time, we don’t think about how charity work impacts people other than those receiving the charity.  But for many — staff, volunteers, and donors, being involved in a meaningful charity can impact, and sometimes change the course of their lives.

Here are some stories from people who have been associated with Catholic Charities over the years that describe the impact charity work made on their lives: 


 
June 15, 2018  |  By FATHER ROBERT NEWBURY
KIOWA. The Respect Life Apostolate seeks to inform us how to understand, value, and become engaged in the myriad of the Church’s pro-life activities.  These activities support the God-given dignity of every person, which naturally leads to protecting the gift of every person’s life.
 
June 15, 2018  |  
DENVER. Democrats for Life will hold their inaugural national conference in Denver July 20-22 at the Radisson Hotel Denver Southeast. The purpose of the conference is to discuss ways to infuse a pro-life perspective into national culture and politics. Featured speakers will include Rob Rysavy, Anna Keating, Charles Camosy and many others. Topics will include abortion, perinatal hospice, poverty, health care, assisted suicide and freedom of conscience.  For more information, visit https://iwantmypartyback.democratsforlife.org
 

Do You Have Your Affairs In Order?

End of Life Special Section
April 20, 2018  |  By CATHERINE HAMMOND
Whether your estate is small or large, planning is essential to maintaining control of your health and assets, ensuring your loved ones are provided for, protecting your hard-earned dollars, and preserving your legacy.
 
April 20, 2018  |  By GLORIA A BROOKS, SR. MARY COLLEEN SCHWARZ
Hospice care is about living each day to the fullest. Every person deserves individualized and compassionate care that is rooted in their faith traditions, especially during the last stages of life. 
 
April 6, 2018  |  By SARAH SMITH

 
April 6, 2018  |  By MARY THERESA THOMAS
COLORADO SPRINGS. Bishop Michael Sheridan presented Steve Lander, Salida Pregnancy Resource Center (SPRC) Board President, with a $10,000 check to aid in their mission to assist women who are pregnant. This check is part of the fundraising proceeds of the 2017 Bishop’s Respect Life Dinner. 
 
February 16, 2018  |  By MARY THERESA THOMAS
COLORADO SPRINGS. In the early morning hours of Jan. 25, 23 young people and adult chaperones gathered in the dark at the Catholic Pastoral Center to get on a bus to Denver International Airport. There was some unspoken concern by parents and chaperones that flying into San Francisco for the Walk for Life West Coast would be akin to walking into the lion’s den. However, just like Daniel, we had no reason to fear.
 
January 19, 2018  |  By MICHELE MASON
COLORADO SPRINGS. Forty Days for Life is an international effort to end abortion peacefully through prayer and fasting, public witness in front of an abortion clinic, and community outreach. The national effort began in the fall of 2007. It is now in 47 countries, with 750,000 participants.  Nearly 14,000 lives are known have been saved from abortion since 2007.
 
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