Diocesan News

Have an ADVENTure this December!

Have an ADVENTure this December!

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger “If we resist rather than embrace the cultural commercialization of Advent and the early …Read More


Workshop to focus on ‘bringing vocations home’

Workshop to focus on 'bringing vocations home'

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger When lifelong Catholic Rosemary Sullivan accepted a position in her diocese’s office of vocations …Read More


People

Persons, places and things: Student teachers

Persons, places and things: Student teachers

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Deacon candidate Brian Dugan stopped by the office last week to prepare me for the fifth-grade …Read More


Persons, places and things: prayers in Fye Park

Persons, places and things: prayers in Fye Park

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Four inches of snow covered our house’s deck and driveway so I joined my husband in …Read More


Features

Being politically in/correct

Being politically in/correct

By Kathy Berken Remember when comedian and political commentator Bill Maher hosted a show on Comedy Central called “Politically Incorrect”? …Read More


Ministering to families

Ministering to families

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger Sometimes when you reach out, nobody takes your hand. “You could be reaching out …Read More


Opinion

Come in from the cold

Early episodes of bone-chilling weather, a persistent shortage of affordable housing and emergency shelters running at capacity leave too many …Read More


See, judge, act

See, judge, act

(This is the second in a series of articles by faculty in the Theology Department of St. Ambrose University in …Read More