Video Submissions

Video Submission for Catholic events in the Diocese of Davenport

Do you have videos of Catholic events at your parish you would like to have The Catholic Messenger to post on our website for the world to see?

Four Options: Dropbox, YouTube link, Google Drive or US mail.
In order to use Dropbox, YouTube link or Google Drive methods, you are required to have an account with one of those services in order to share your videos with us.

Common Requirements: Digital Video file of the Event in MPG, MP4, WMV, MOV video file format (mp4 preferred). Video from smartphones are accepted too.  Please limit the maximum of 3-5 minutes on the video length and subject related to a Catholic event in the Diocese of Davenport.

Provide event details include place, date, event and what is happening and who is involved. Also please provide your name, address, email and phone number for contact information and credit.


Send links and Info to

Using your dropbox account
1. Send us a dropbox link for a folder or file(s) so we can download them. (preferred dropbox method)
2. Contact us and provide your Dropbox email address for us to create a shared folder for you on our account and after its active you can upload a copy of the file(s) to the shared folder then email us the details of the event. Once we grab the file we’ll remove you from the shared folder.

You Tube link
Add your video to your YouTube account and send us your link.

Google Drive (anyone access link)

US Mail
Please mail video file of the event burned on a CD or DVD to:
The Catholic Messenger
Attn: Video Submission
780 W. Central Park Ave.
Davenport, IA 52804.

Videos are subject to review and approval for use and become property of The Catholic Messenger.