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Register for the Oct. 20 Gospel of Life Conference

By Respect Life Office | Aug 22, 2018 | Comments Off on Register for the Oct. 20 Gospel of Life Conference

The Gospel of Life Conference on Oct. 20 at St. Thomas More Catholic Parish will feature prominent speakers reflecting on Humanae Vitae (Of Human Life), which was issued 50 years ago by Blessed Pope Paul VI. See all the details, and register now, at gospeloflifeco.org.

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Thankful for Recent 5-4 Ruling from the Supreme Court in the NIFLA v. Becerra Case

By Lynn Grandon | Jun 27, 2018 | Comments Off on Thankful for Recent 5-4 Ruling from the Supreme Court in the NIFLA v. Becerra Case

We are thankful for the recent 5-4 ruling from the Supreme Court in the NIFLA v. Becerra case that blocked a proposed mandate on pro-life clinics to post information about abortion services. “Can the government impose and compel a faith-based ministry to proclaim a message that they are fundamentally opposed to do with the risk…

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Put your faith into action at religious liberty event on Aug. 16

By Respect Life Office | Jun 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Put your faith into action at religious liberty event on Aug. 16

God calls us to live our faith outside the walls of our churches. But when it comes to issues such as life and marriage, our elected officials propose and pass laws that attempt to restrict our ability to promote those moral and foundational issues. As such laws are enacted, our religious liberties shrink, which encourages…

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Respect Life Office organizes local faith leaders

By Respect Life Office | Apr 27, 2018 | Comments Off on Respect Life Office organizes local faith leaders

Our Respect Life Office hosted a gathering of more than 50 faith leaders on April 26 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in downtown Denver. Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila of the Archdiocese of Denver and Jenny Kraska of the Colorado Catholic Conference rallied the leaders of the different Christian faith communities to unite on protecting the…

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Delivering the message of truth and love

By Lynn Grandon | Apr 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Delivering the message of truth and love

We live in a culture that is deeply confused about life, and yet the fundamental questions about life that pervade the heart remain the same: Who am I? Why am I here? Where am I going? What is happiness? What is authentic love? The answers to these questions remain the same. The answer is truth…

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They will not be forgotten

By Lynn Grandon | Sep 19, 2016 | Comments Off on They will not be forgotten

By Lynn Grandon Saturday, Sept. 10, will be remembered for a long time in the hearts of those that attended the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children. More than 150 people came to the cemetery at Sacred Heart of Mary Parish in Boulder, Colo.  Beautiful music-which included vocal music-an Irish flute and the parish’s carillion enriched a…

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Denver Catholic: Archdiocese to hold first day of Remembrance for babies lost to abortion

By Lynn Grandon | Aug 26, 2016 | Comments Off on Denver Catholic: Archdiocese to hold first day of Remembrance for babies lost to abortion

The following is a story about Catholic Charities’ Respect Life Office and its participation in the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children published in the Aug. 27, 2016 issue of the Denver Catholic. Two parishes to hold memorial services Sept. 10 By Roxanne King/Denver Catholic Unnamed and largely unknown, more than 3,300 babies are…

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Denver Catholic: The antidote to physician-assisted suicide: Catholic end-of-life care

By Lynn Grandon | Aug 4, 2016 | Comments Off on Denver Catholic: The antidote to physician-assisted suicide: Catholic end-of-life care

The following is a story published by the Denver Catholic July 14, 2016..   Divine Mercy Supportive Care offers hospice, palliative service By Roxanne King/Denver Catholic When California’s Brittany Maynard, 29, was grabbing headlines in 2014 for her planned physician-assisted suicide to evade the last stages of brain cancer, Colorado’s Jane Smith, 50, was in the final…

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Building a Culture of Life: Respect Life Office Director on EWTN

By Lynn Grandon | Jul 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Building a Culture of Life: Respect Life Office Director on EWTN

Lynn Grandon, director of the Respect Life Office of the Archdiocese of Denver, appeared on “At Home with Jim and Joy” on the EWTN network, sharing the exciting work done through her office. The show aired noon (MDT) Thursday, July 28, and repeated 8 a.m. (MDT) Sunday, July 31. See the program at this link.…

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Join the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children on Sept. 10

By Lynn Grandon | Jul 28, 2016 | Comments Off on Join the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children on Sept. 10

On Saturday, Sept. 10, pro-life Americans will honor the memory of the more than 50 million unborn victims of abortion during the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children. Solemn prayer services will be held simultaneously at gravesites around the country where abortion victims have been buried, as well as at many other memorial sites…

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