Diocesan News

Sisters of Humility celebrate jubilees

Sisters of Humility celebrate jubilees

DAVENPORT — The Congregation of the Humility of Mary (CHM) announces the 2019 jubilees of these members of the CHM …Read More


Science and religion: ‘We need to get our arguments right’

Science and religion: 'We need to get our arguments right'

This is story is part of The Catholic Messenger’s continuing coverage of the Vision 20/20 convocation.  By Anne Marie Amacher …Read More


People

Persons, Places and Things: Letter to a Suffering Church

Persons, Places and Things: Letter to a Suffering Church

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor During our interview about the spring meeting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in Baltimore, …Read More


Conversion doesn’t happen overnight

Conversion doesn't happen overnight

By Elizabeth Starr The Catholic Messenger At the first Vision 20/20 meeting I attended last year, I met a woman …Read More


Features

Called and Gifted: Discover your graces from the Holy Spirit

Called and Gifted: Discover your graces from the Holy Spirit

By Jamie Schilling Do you ever wonder why you were born on a certain day? Or when you find yourself …Read More


‘Put away your notes and speak from your heart’

‘Put away your notes and speak from your heart’

By Kathy Berken As I watched Jean Vanier’s funeral online May 16, I felt present in that small chapel in …Read More


Opinion

‘Empower’ persons with brain injury

Doctors diagnose 1.7 million people with traumatic brain injury each year in the U.S.; 33,430 of them are Iowans, and …Read More


Teen starts #FridaysForFuture

Teen starts #FridaysForFuture

By Fr. Bud Grant “I don’t want your hope; I don’t want you to be hopeful. I want you to …Read More