FORTNIGHT FOR FREEDOM BEGINS TODAY!

Every year the Catholic Church in the United States highlights the importance of defending religious freedom. The Fortnight for Freedom celebration takes place from June 21—the vigil of the Feasts of St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More—to July 4, Independence Day. Below is a link to several resources (in English & Spanish) the Bishops […]

COLORADO CATHOLIC BISHOPS COMMENT ON 50 YEARS OF LEGALIZED ABORTION IN COLORADO

(Denver, CO) – Amid celebrating the joy of Christ’s resurrection, we pause to remember the dark shadow cast over Colorado 50 years ago. April 25, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of Colorado becoming the first state in the nation to legalize abortion. As we reflect on the fiftieth anniversary of the legalization of abortion in […]

RESTORE STATES’ ABILITY TO STOP SOME FUNDING TO PLANNED PARENTHOOD

CONTACT YOUR U.S. SENATORS TODAY! We have an opportunity to encourage the United States Senate to restore the states’ ability to stop some of the federal funding to Planned Parenthood. As you may know, a river of federal money currently runs to Planned Parenthood. Please contact your Senators by clicking the link below and urge […]

URGE CONGRESS TO ENACT THE CONSCIENCE PROTECTION ACT OF 2017!

Now is the time to contact Congress and advocate for the protection of life and freedom of conscience.  The Conscience Protection Act of 2017 (H.R. 644) has been introduced in the House of Representatives by Reps. Diane Black (R-TN) and Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) and in the Senate (S. 301) by Sen. James Lankford (R-OK).  This […]

TAKE ACTION ON SB 95 and HB 1099 TODAY!

SB 17 095 Repeal the Death Penalty This bill would abolish the death penalty in the state of Colorado. We believe that all people have a natural right to life, because every human being is made in the image and likeness of God, who alone is Lord of life from its beginning until its end […]

TAKE ACTION ON RELIGIOUS FREEDOM TODAY!

Religious freedom in America has suffered years of unprecedented erosion. President Trump can correct some of this within the executive branch. He can restore the federal government’s respect for the religious freedom of individuals and organizations by signing an Executive Order that establishes a government-wide initiative to respect religious freedom. Elements of such an Order […]

PLEASE TAKE ACTION TODAY ON HB 17 1085 & HB 17 1086

House Bill 1085 – Woman’s Health Protection Act.  This bill would require all abortion clinics to file an annual registration with the attorney general and that the attorney general has the right and duty to inspect any abortion clinic operating in the State of Colorado.  This legislation helps ensure that women are protected and cared […]

Colorado Bishops Respond to Executive Order on Refugees

Colorado Bishops Respond to Executive Order on Refugees FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2017 (Denver, CO).  As Bishops of Colorado we believe in the human dignity of every life, including the lives of the refugee and the immigrant. That is why we support the United States’ leadership on refugee protection, which both Democratic and Republican […]