Diocesan News

Mount Pleasant parish builds bonds at Old Threshers reunion

Mount Pleasant parish builds bonds at Old Threshers reunion

By Mary Ann Messer For The Catholic Messenger While many parishes have annual fundraisers or events, St. Alphonsus in Mount …Read More


Person-centered care conference at SAU will feature talks by industry leaders

DAVENPORT — Health technology industry leaders will give presentations to regional leaders, practitioners, students and educators at an Oct. 1 …Read More


People

Persons, places and things: Building relationships takes heart

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger I just finished the novel “Clock Dance” by my favorite author, Anne Tyler, and …Read More


Persons, places and things: God picks up the pieces

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Sheri Wohlfert found a place to nestle in my heart. It happened last month during a …Read More


Features

Vision 20/20: A wonderful time to be Catholic

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger The Catholic Church in the United States may be in the midst of transitions …Read More


Called and Gifted: Get to know yourself

Called and Gifted: Get to know yourself

By Betty Kulas “There are different kinds of spiritual gifts but the same Spirit: there are different forms of service …Read More


Opinion

What if?

Father Guillermo Trevino’s parents, Guillermo and Maria, each emigrated from Mexico to the United States to find work and a …Read More


‘Just Theology’: a new course to develop a mature faith

By Micah Kiel During the 2018-19 academic year at St. Ambrose University, the Theology Department engaged in a five-year review …Read More