October 1, 2021  |  By FATHER TAD PACHOLCZYK

I recently watched a compelling video prepared by a group called “Heartbeat International.” They provide women, who regret having taken an abortion pill, the chance to reverse their decision through a treatment involving progesterone. The protocol, though not yet officially “peer-reviewed,” appears to work well if the woman doesn’t wait too long, and the video includes pictures and rescue dates of many beautiful babies who have been saved this way.


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October 1, 2021  |  

COLORADO SPRINGS. The Serra Club of Colorado Springs is holding its annual Priesthood Appreciation Contest in honor of Priesthood Sunday. The theme of this year’s contest is “How has a priest inspired you during this year?” 


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October 1, 2021  |  By CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE, JOHN MULDERIG
FEATURED MOVIE REVIEW: Dear Evan Hansen

NEW YORK. Honesty, we’re assured, is the best policy. For an object lesson in just how badly awry even a well-meaning ruse may go, viewers can consult the earnest musical drama “Dear Evan Hansen” (PG-13, Universal).


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October 1, 2021  |  By KATIE PREJEAN MCGRADY

Over the summer, we took a family road trip to Pennsylvania, breaking in our new minivan by putting 4,000 miles on it in just under a month. As we drove across the United States, stopping for quick bathroom breaks at the cleanest gas stations we could find, my 4-year-old developed a favorite pastime.


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October 1, 2021  |  
10-1-21 PUZZLE ANSWERS
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October 1, 2021  |  By ASHLEY AND BILL SLACK

(Editor’s note: Following is the second installment of a four-part series on ways that the Catholic Church can minister to those who have suffered the loss of a child through miscarriage.)

God does not ask the impossible of us,” my husband comforted me while I was in the throes of the first trimester miscarriage of our fourth baby, Bernadette Marie. I was grief stricken, not only over the loss of our child but over my inability to save her remains for proper burial.


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October 1, 2021  |  By STEVE JOHNSON

HIGHLANDS RANCH. Popular speaker and Catholic Answers apologist Trent Horn visited St. Mark Parish in Highlands Ranch on Sept. 12 to talk about one of the more critical issues facing youth and their parents today: human sexuality and identity.


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October 1, 2021  |  By MOST REV. JAMES GOLKA

One of the features at the heart of both Judaism and Christianity is the idea that God wants to have a personal relationship with his people. The Bible calls this relationship the covenant, and both Judaism and Christianity, in their respective ways, are communities of the covenant.


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October 1, 2021  |  By VERONICA AMBUUL

COLORADO SPRINGS. Dr. Pat Castle is the first to acknowledge the progress that the pro-life movement has made over the past 30 years.

“Today, we’ve got more than 4,000 pregnancy help centers in America and less than 700 abortion facilities,” said Castle, who will be the keynote speaker at the Bishop’s Respect Life Dinner Oct. 6. “In 1991, that was about reversed. Each of those (pregnancy help) centers is really important, and we’ve done a better job of communicating that they exist.”


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October 1, 2021  |  By EXCMO. y RVDMO. MONS. JAMES GOLKA

Uno de los rasgos centrales tanto del judaísmo como del cristianismo es la idea de que Dios quiere tener una relación personal con su pueblo.  La Biblia llama a esta relación la alianza, y tanto el judaísmo como el cristianismo, a sus respectivas maneras, son comunidades de la alianza.


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September 17, 2021  |  By FATHER TAD PACHOLCZYK

Young people today experience various pressures and expectations that can make them anxious.

In a recent essay, Professor Timothy P. O’Malley, of Notre Dame’s McGrath Institute for Church Life, crisply describes some of the over-the-top pressures that graduating college students are likely to encounter in commencement addresses:


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September 17, 2021  |  By KATIE PREJEAN MCGRADY

Within 24 hours of the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, my almost 4-year-old daughter asked me if she could take a gymnastics class. Then she wanted to begin swimming lessons (finally). Then she asked if we could buy a horse. And just the other morning, she wanted to put on her sneakers so she could go “run like the fast girls” in the driveway.


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