Diocesan News

Financial planning: estate of mind

Financial planning: estate of mind

By Anne Marie Amacher The Catholic Messenger DAVENPORT — New tax laws for 2018 are in effect, so a presentation …Read More


Blessing ground for rehab hospital

Blessing ground for rehab hospital

By Anne Marie Amacher The Catholic Messenger CORALVILLE — Bishop Thomas Zinkula blessed the ground for a new 52,000-square-foot inpatient …Read More


People

A gift from heaven this Advent

A gift from heaven this Advent

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Grandma Irene Arland died years ago, but responses to a cousin’s recent Facebook post about her …Read More


New development director for Holy Trinity

New development director for Holy Trinity

For The Catholic Messenger The Holy Trinity Educational Foundation Board has chosen Josh Ragar to serve as its director of …Read More


Features

I’m not afraid to evangelize

I'm not afraid to evangelize

By Jourdan Reynolds Living out my Catholic faith as a young adult is both challenging and rewarding. Attending Catholic schools …Read More


Family prayer and the role of parents

Family prayer and the role of parents

By Fr. Bill Kneemiller For this Family Prayer article I am visiting with Devin and Kim Schadt who are at …Read More


Opinion

Take the ‘First Step’ in criminal justice reform

Every adult male who enters the Iowa Department of Corrections begins that journey at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center …Read More


Our duty is to serve the common good

Our duty is to serve the common good

It has been an interesting few weeks for those tracking climate change responses. On Oct. 8 the fourth Intergovernmental Panel …Read More