Diocesan News

177 Project makes stop in Iowa City

177 Project makes stop in Iowa City

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger IOWA CITY — The 177 Project, a national initiative designed to help spark a …Read More


Development director combines faith and career

Development director combines faith and career

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger Michael Hoffman is passionate about his Catholic faith and his career in business management. …Read More


People

Persons, places and things: A conversation about racism

Persons, places and things: A conversation about racism

By Barb Arland-Fye Four adults of diverse backgrounds set their audience at ease while discussing what could have been a …Read More


We need to pray the rosary — coast to coast

We need to pray the rosary — coast to coast

By Fr. Bill Kneemiller For The Catholic Messenger I believe that our church and culture are experiencing great challenges currently. …Read More


Features

Edge of 30: Finding joy in my household

Edge of 30: Finding joy in my household

By Lindsay Steele A good friend of mine once offered an interesting perspective on the challenges of money management. “Most …Read More


How to have a God experience

How to have a God experience

By Kathy Berken Many people I have worked with over the years in spiritual direction share with me their struggle …Read More


Opinion

Pro-life, pro-family: church promotes family flourishing

A Muscatine family’s car developed a flat tire and they had no money to fix it. They turned to the …Read More


We need courage to hear, proclaim the Word

We need courage to hear, proclaim the Word

“The Lord Jesus made the deaf to hear and the dumb to speak. May he soon touch your ears to …Read More