Diocesan News

Ritzinger scholarships awarded

By Anne Marie Amacher The Catholic Messenger Eleven students from the Diocese of Davenport will each receive scholarships through the …Read More


Mount St. Clare scholarships

CLINTON — Applications for the Mount St. Clare Charitable Education Trust Scholarships for 2019-20 are now available. Clinton National Bank …Read More


People

People, places and things: Let me be your servant

People, places and things: Let me be your servant

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Traveling home from out of town, my husband Steve wondered how our son Colin handled the …Read More


33 days to Morning Glory

33 days to Morning Glory

By Fr. Bill Kneemiller For The Catholic Messenger One year ago, Father Nicholas Akindele, the parochial vicar at St. Paul …Read More


Features

Signs of a vocation to the priesthood

Signs of a vocation to the priesthood

By Father Joseph Sia We continue our discussion on the signs of a vocation to the priesthood. First, a recap …Read More


Finding peace each day as I place my trust in Mary

Finding peace each day as I place my trust in Mary

By Jenna Ebener “Father, please reunite Grandpa with Grandma,” I prayed, over and over. My grandpa’s heart rate had been …Read More


Opinion

A teaching on responsible dissent

“Pray, pay, and obey.” It wasn’t too long ago that this was, at least tongue-in-cheek, a definition of what the …Read More


Hear the call to deeper insights, understanding

Hear the call to deeper insights, understanding

By Corinne Winter It’s Easter! The season of Lent is past and we would like to put it behind us …Read More