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Matt and Mindy Dalton

By Respect Life Office Oct 28, 2016

Matt and Mindy Dalton are the co-founders of Marriage Missionaries.  They have been doing this missionary work, full time, for the past 9 years. Once Matt and Mindy invited Jesus to be at the center of their marriage and the primary source of their love, they have a burning desire and passion to share God’s…

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Deacon John Volk, MD

By Respect Life Office Oct 28, 2016
Deacon John Volk

Deacon, Archdiocese of Denver Ordained by Archbishop Chaput 2009 Current assignment: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Johnstown St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Platteville Member Denver Guild of the Catholic Medical Association Board of Directors Divine Mercy Supportive Care Family Doctor Attending Physician & Clinical Faculty – Sunrise Monfort Family Clinic, Evans CO Medical Director, Sunrise…

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Jenny Kraska

By Respect Life Office Oct 28, 2016
Jenny Kraska

Jenny grew up in Prior Lake, Minn., a suburb of Minneapolis.  She attended the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn., where she graduated with a double major in Catholic studies and theology with a minor in Latin.  She continued her graduate studies at St. Thomas where she earned her doctor of law degree…

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Lynn Grandon

By Respect Life Office Oct 28, 2016

Lynn Grandon is the Director of the Respect Life office at Catholic Charities for the Archdiocese of Denver. She is also the Liaison for Healthcare to the Archbishop. Lynn was the Founding Executive Director for the Women’s Choice Center in Bettendorf, Iowa as well as Lighthouse Women’s Center in Denver. She also served as the…

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They will not be forgotten

By Respect Life Office Sep 19, 2016

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 Respect Life Office Aug 26, 2016

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 Respect Life Office Aug 4, 2016

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 Respect Life Office Jul 29, 2016

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 Respect Life Office Jul 28, 2016

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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Respect Life: Joining in prayer and speaking out at #ProtestPP to defund Planned Parenthood

By Respect Life Office Apr 23, 2016

More than 100 people on Saturday morning gathered outside Planned Parenthood in Denver to pray, to share updates on pro-life efforts, and to participate in the national #ProtestPP event that seeks the government defunding of the largest abortion provider in the nation. “Today, in over 220 cities across our nation, concerned citizens have come together…

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