7240 W. 12th Avenue
Glen Wolfangle is the chairperson of the Deaf Commission. This commission give direction to our deaf ministry and advocates for the deaf community in the total life of the church.
The CCCD is a part of the International Catholic Deaf Association. The CCCD is chapter #37 of about 120 chapters around the world. ICDA.org
The NCOD is the National Catholic Office for the Deaf. The NCOD is for pastoral workers, deaf persons, family members, interpreters and persons interested in the full participation of the deaf in the church. NCOD.org
You can be click on the deaf ministry page and find a link to the NCOD, ICDA and Fr. Michael Depcek’s web page. Fr. Mike (who is deaf) gives a sermon in ASL each week based on the Sunday readings. We welcome any help you can give for links you find helpful.
We help provide interpreters for church services. If you need an interpreter for a wedding or a funeral please contact us for help. For example, if your cousin is getting married at St. Something Church, you contact us and we will do our very best to arrange for an interpreter to be there for the wedding. Glenna Cornish is our interpreter coordinator, you can reach her at (720) 298-0968. You can also contact Fr. Tom at St. Bernadette Church.
Colorado Catholic Deaf Ministry
at: St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church
7240 West 12th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80214
Fr. Tom Coyte, Pastor
(303) 884-3236— Voice/Text
(720) 235-0580 - VP
Joe Benedetto, Deacon
Phone: 720-372-6611 (Text)
Sue Metz, Deaf Pastoral
Minister / Volunteer