Join Creatio and Bishop Jorge Rodríguez on Saturday, November 16th as we return to the Cathedral for our third annual fundraiser, featuring a tour of the world-renowned stained glass of the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. Guests will witness the stunning beauty of the illuminated glass by walking around the exterior of the building. Hot chocolate included.
Following the tour, we will head to the nearby Knights of Columbus hall for heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and a brief Creatio presentation with Bishop Jorge. We’ll also be auctioning off several items along with other opportunities to support Creatio.
We believe beauty is the best way to lead people to God. Our hope for this event is that the beauty of the Cathedral will illuminate in your hearts and minds a desire further our mission–to guide all people to encounter the beauty of creation and the Creator through mission trips, outdoor adventure, and care for creation.
SPEAKERS OF HONOR
He’s a pastor who has loved every assignment he’s ever had, a professor who is passionate about sharing the Gospel, and he’s a Mexican-born priest who expresses a deep appreciation and love for the growing Hispanic Catholic community in this archdiocese. As auxiliary bishop to the Archdiocese of Denver, Bishop Rodriguez assists Archbishop Samuel Aquila in serving the pastoral needs of the faithful in northern Colorado.
Photo by Helen Richardson, The Denver Post
Bishop Jorge Rodríguez
Fr. Ron is the beloved pastor of the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception and has been involved in Creatio for several years. A former Colorado state executive working in Mining and Reclamation, he entered the seminary at 55 to become a priest. Fr. Ron helped form a recent initiative called TRECC (Trail of Early Colorado Catholicsm) to embark on hikes in the footsteps of Colorado’s Catholic icons such as Bishop Machebeuf, the first bishop of Colorado.
Photo by Ty Hyten
Fr. Ron Cattany
Saturday, November 16th
Doors open at 6:30PM
Tour starts at 7:00PM
Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception
530 Logan St, Denver, CO 80203
Free parking at nearby Knights of Columbus
$55 – General Ticket
$65 – Day of Event Ticket
Includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, auction, and tour.
BIG NEWS! Thanks to some generous donors...
A special thank you to:
Martha & Tim Reichert, Liz Sellyei, Jennifer & Mario Gasparro, Jim & Carol Henrichs
Thank You to Our Current Sponsors:
What We Do
To guide all people to encounter the beauty of creation and the Creator through service to the poor, mission trips, outdoor adventure and environmental stewardship.
For the Future
Through these experiences, we work to create an environment of encounter – encounter with God, with ourselves, with others, and with creation. Creatio members are volunteers, professionals, and friends working to address environmental and human issues on a deeper level. Our goal is to facilitate an active transformation of ourselves and others, as well as the environment.