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May 5, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS. After 35 years as pastor of Holy Apostles Parish, Father Paul Wicker has been granted retirement. Members of Holy Apostles as well as those of the other two parishes where he serves as pastor — St. Michael in Calhan and St. Benedict in Falcon — are preparing to celebrate his tenure on May 22, with help from other area churches.

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By LINDA OPPELT
COLORADO SPRINGS. After 35 years as pastor of Holy Apostles Parish, Father Paul Wicker has been granted retirement. Members of Holy Apostles as well as those of the other two parishes where he serves as pastor — St. Michael in Calhan and St. Benedict in Falcon — are preparing to celebrate his tenure on May 22, with help from other area churches.
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By ANDY BARTON

Last fall, I visited with a family in the Hanifen Center who was experiencing homelessness. The father told me he and his wife, along with their teenage son, had been sleeping in a tent off of Gold Camp Road for the last two nights.


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By BILL HOWARD

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By VERONICA AMBUUL
COLORADO SPRINGS. One of the most memorable images from Pope Francis’ visit to the United States last September was his meeting with inmates at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia.
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By DENNIS SADOWSKI, CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE
WASHINGTON. Pro-life advocates expressed dismay with new Food and Drug Administration guidelines that effectively expand how pregnant women can use RU-486, a drug that induces abortion.
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By BILL HOWARD

COLORADO SPRINGS. One of the absolute must-dos of any trip to Rome is to tour the Sistine Chapel and spend some time immersed in the banquet of colors and stories that surround you.


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By ANDY BARTON

Last fall, I visited with a family in the Hanifen Center who was experiencing homelessness. The father told me he and his wife, along with their teenage son, had been sleeping in a tent off of Gold Camp Road for the last two nights.


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By FATHER DAVID PRICE
One of the greatest mercies of God is the grace we receive through the sacraments. In the sacraments we find the forgiveness of sins, we partake in the divine life of God, we are elevated to relationship with God, we are healed physically and spiritually, and we are more perfectly conformed to the person of Jesus Christ.
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By JEROME ELAM
As a survivor of child sex trafficking, child abuse, and child pornography I was honored to be a speaker as part of the Benet Hill Monastery series on human trafficking. I spoke during Session 3: Survivor Stories.
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By KERRY PEETZ
4-15-16 BLESSINGS IN BLOOM: Daffodils This time of year Colorado is sprinkled with daffodils! These glorious flowers brighten the landscape and bring a smile to most everyone who sees them. They are easy to grow, long lasting and to Christians might resemble the cup/chalice surrounded by pedals/Holy Communion. The daffodil is a reminder of Jesus at the last supper, "Take this cup . . . take this bread . . . do this in memory of me".
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By FATHER RON RAAB
The movie "Spotlight" received Best Picture at the 88th Annual Academy Awards. Although not everyone agreed with the academy’s decision, I was so pleased when I watched as the Oscar was given to this ensemble cast.
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By FATHER RON RAAB
The movie "Spotlight" received Best Picture at the 88th Annual Academy Awards. Although not everyone agreed with the academy’s decision, I was so pleased when I watched as the Oscar was given to this ensemble cast.
April 14, 2016  |  Read story...

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