"The Mission of American Martyrs Retreat House is to provide the spiritual means in a hospitable environment for people to encounter and deepen their relationship with God." AMRH offers day long and overnight silent/conference retreats, individually directed retreats, private and group retreats, days of renewal and spiritual direction. The facility includes a chapel, extensive grounds for walking, relaxation, and a gift shop. Visit the American Martyrs Retreat House online!
Archdiocese of Dubuque
The Archdiocese of Dubuque began as the Dubuque Diocese on July 28, 1837 and was elevated to an Archdiocese by Pope Leo XIII on June 15, 1893. The current Archbishop is Archbishop Michael Jackels. The Archdiocese provides many opportunities for individuals to get involved in their faith. Visit the Archdiocese of Dubuque online!
Archdiocese of Dubuque - IMPACT
IMPACT is a two-year leadership program put on by the Archdiocese. It is an invitation to step away from the busyness of our lives and nourish our hearts through theological and spiritual formation. This is done through study, prayer, reflection, and conversation. Learn more about IMPACT!
Laudate is the most popular and most comprehensive free Catholic App. It includes Daily Mass Readings (with Saint of the Day and Reflections), Liturgy of the Hours, New American Bible, Interactive Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Stations of the Cross, searchable prayers, and podcasts for daily meditations and Rosary. The Catechism of the Catholic Church is available on this app with the ability to bookmark and share. There is also a section on this app to guide you through reconciliation. Download the app to learn what else is offered! Download from iTunes! Download from Google Play!
St. Patrick's - Cedar Falls
St. Patrick parish is the oldest parish in Black Hawk County. St. Patrick's has a Catholic School serving students in kindergarten through the 8th grade; located a block away from the church. St. Patrick's Parish offers all of the Sacraments including First Communion and Confirmation. Visit St. Patrick Catholic Church online!
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is a great Catholic resource. The website provides information on The Mass, the Liturgical Year, it has links to the daily readings, explains our beliefs and teachings, and has information on various social issues. Check out this great resource here!
Waterloo Catholic Parishes
The Catholic Parishes of Waterloo are made up of Blessed Sacrament Parish, St. Edward Parish, Sacred Heart Parish, and Queen of Peace Parish. These parishes offer Sacraments for families with children such as First Communion and Confirmation. Visit the Waterloo Catholic Parishes online!
Cedar Valley Catholic Young Adults is a ministry in conjunction with the Waterloo Catholic Parishes. "This ministry is a place for Catholic young adults in their 20s and 30s to walk with each other in their daily endeavor to delve deeper into the heart of Christ." They offer a wide variety of opportunities to get to know other Catholic young adults, to grow in your relationship with Christ, and to learn more about the Catholic faith. Visit the Cedar Valley Catholic Young Adults Facebook page!
Visit the Vatican News website to learn more about the Popes; read encyclicals, general audience transcripts, and angelus transcripts; and to learn about the Vatican and Vatican Museum. Visit the Vatican website!