VOTING AS A FAITHFUL CATHOLIC
We urge our fellow citizens to see beyond beyond party politics, to analyze campaign rhetoric critically and to choose their political leaders according to principle, not party affiliation or mere self-interest. Read more from the presentation, "Voting as a Faithful Catholic," from Deacon Geoff Bennett, Vice President of Parish & Community Relations at Catholic Charities in the Archdiocese of Denver.
In addition, see this letter from Deacon Joseph Donohoe, Director of Deacon Personnel Archdiocese of Denver.
COLORADO LEGISLATIVE SCORECARD
See this link for the "scorecard for the Senate and House Legislation. You will see each bill information, our position on the legislation and the final outcome," provided by the Colorado Catholic Conference.
"The Colorado Catholic Conference a united voice of the Catholic bishops of Colorado, speaks on public policy issues," according to its mission statement. "Basing its mission on the Gospel of Jesus Christ, as particularly expressed in Catholic social teaching and the consistent life ethic, the Conference acts cooperatively to insure a dignified and productive life for people of all ages and ethnic groups and provides opportunities for Catholics in Colorado to carry out their responsibility to participate in political life."
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RUSTY RENO: SHOULD CATHOLIC POLITICIANS ACT ON WHAT THE CHURCH TEACHES?
"A lot of what the Church teaches about public affairs is really the common stock of Christian wisdom, so the sanctity of life is something that obviously we share with Evangelicals and thoughtful Christians of all stripes," said Rusty Reno, editor of First Things.
THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS OF SOCIALISM BY DAVID DEAVAL (PART ONE AND TWO)
"There are two main questions here," wrote David Deavel in 2016. "The first is: What is socialism? Second, what would it mean for socialism to be the Catholic option? Listen also to the two-part interview in 2019 of Deavel by Deacon Geoff Bennett, host of Respect Life Radio.
MORGAN ZEGERS: WHY YOUNG PEOPLE ARE PREY TO THE LIES OF SOCIALISM
"I think socialism is the most important issue facing our country right now and I just want to be a part of the fight," said Morgan Zegers, founder of Young Americans Against Socialism. "Knowing about the failures of socialism, I just assumed that nobody would every support that, in an amazing country like the United States of America."