Diocesan News

Bishop Zinkula makes statement on AHS racism incident

Bishop Zinkula makes statement on AHS racism incident

Some people have requested a statement from me in response to a recent incident at Assumption High School involving a …Read More


SAU recognizes innovative, service-focused alumni

SAU recognizes innovative, service-focused alumni

For The Catholic Messenger DAVENPORT — The St. Ambrose University College of Health and Human Services, the College of Arts and …Read More


People

2020 Vision | Persons, Places and Things

2020 Vision | Persons, Places and Things

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor A pair of “2020” lens-less eyeglasses studded with sequins rests on the top shelf of the …Read More


Commitment – a word to embrace | Persons, Places and Things

Commitment - a word to embrace | Persons, Places and Things

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor “I promised at the altar, ‘in sickness and in health, for richer or for poorer’ that …Read More


Features

We are made in the beautiful image of God

We are made in the beautiful image of God

By Jenna Ebener Now more than ever, we are faced with challenging decisions. What social situations should we attend while …Read More


Intersection of faith, firearms in America

Intersection of faith, firearms in America

By Tim Walch “God and Guns in America” by Michael W. Austin. Eerdmans (Grand Rapids, Michigan, 2020). 216 pp., $21.99. …Read More


Opinion

Death penalty contradicts church teaching

Death penalty contradicts church teaching

“Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for me,” Dustin Lee Honken reportedly said minutes before he was put to death …Read More


Discerning the call to lead Life & Family Medical Clinic | Catholic Health Care Today

Discerning the call to lead Life & Family Medical Clinic | Catholic Health Care Today

By Dr. Julie Schroeder Call it a mid-life crisis if you will. Or maybe it’s just enough years of life …Read More