Diocesan News

‘Nourish’ program, now online, offers support to caregivers

‘Nourish’ program, now online, offers support to caregivers

By Anne Marie Amacher The Catholic Messenger DAVENPORT — As the caregiver for her adult granddaughter Amy, Jan Davison says …Read More


Raising funds during pandemic requires patience

Raising funds during pandemic requires patience

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger The coronavirus pandemic has caused financial uncertainty for many families in the Iowa City …Read More


People

Persons, Places and Things: What time ‘looks like’

Persons, Places and Things: What time 'looks like'

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Two enormous plastic bags — each one holding empty beverage cans or bottles — take up …Read More


‘Greyhound’ column inspires stories

'Greyhound' column inspires stories

By Barb Arland-Fye The Catholic Messenger A recent review of the movie “Greyhound” in a Persons, places and things column …Read More


Features

Love helps us find our way

Love helps us find our way

By Jenna Ebener In the past, I have described a picture hanging in my office from the movie “Finding Dory,” …Read More


Patience during wait for return to Communion

Patience during wait for return to Communion

By John Cooper (Editor’s note: This column by John Cooper, pastoral associate at St. Anthony Parish in Dav­enport, follows up …Read More


Opinion

Overcoming our weariness

Overcoming our weariness

A mother told her adult daughter, “I’m tired of hearing about COVID-19. Everything seems to be about COVID-19.” That mother’s …Read More


Ethical vaccines: raise our expectations

Ethical vaccines: raise our expectations

By Dr. Tim Millea Over the past five months, we have been bombarded with the alphabet soup of the coronavirus …Read More