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  • Spiritual Direction 101
    Spiritual Direction 101

    By Marcia Moore What’s the difference between spiritual direction and confession or counseling? One of the very first things a would-be spiritual director learns is [...]

  • Catholic in Croatia
    Catholic in Croatia

    (Part two of a three-part series) By Dan Ebener Note: The following article is based on conversations with friends in Croatia, Bosnia and Serbia. Part [...]


  • Church demolitions hurt rural communities

    To the Editor: I am deeply saddened, as many others are, of the decision to demolish St. Anne’s Welton Church on Sept. 16. I acknowledge [...]

  • No easy choices

    Maybe Davenport Mayor Bill Gluba once ran from a fight, but it’s hard to imagine. There are too many examples of him jumping into a [...]


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