Diocesan News

Chancery Profiles: Tracey Jacobsen

Chancery Profiles: Tracey Jacobsen

Name: Tracey Jacobsen Job title(s): Administrative Assistant to Human Resources and Clergy Suite Contact information: jacobsen@davenportdiocese.org; 563-888-4240 What is your …Read More


Newton teens powered by the Eucharist during Tennessee mission trip

Newton teens powered by the Eucharist during Tennessee mission trip

By Lindsay Steele The Catholic Messenger NEWTON — Teens from Sacred Heart Parish kept the love of Jesus in the …Read More


People

Persons, places and things: Deacons make a difference

Persons, places and things: Deacons make a difference

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor While attending Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids for his undergraduate studies, my son Patrick attended …Read More


Persons, places and things: The vaults of heaven

Persons, places and things: The vaults of heaven

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor  Humidity hung in the air but did not detract from the quietude I felt walking with …Read More


Features

Question Box: Classes of relics explained

Question Box: Classes of relics explained

Q: Can you explain relics? If we are supposed to respect the body even after death, why do we allow …Read More


Family, faith and farm: book offers insights on the Catholic Homestead

Family, faith and farm: book offers insights on the Catholic Homestead

By Tim Walch Book Review A Review of “The Liturgy of the Land: Cultivating a Catholic Homestead” By Jason M. …Read More


Opinion

Let the peace of Christ control our hearts

Let the peace of Christ control our hearts

By Barb Arland-Fye Editor Pundits, politicians and people on the street are calling for a change in public discourse after …Read More


Computers, the cloud and Catholicism: an unlikely trio

Computers, the cloud and Catholicism: an unlikely trio

By Sam Aitchison The Church is Alive! In this article, I will explore the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) technology …Read More