The Diocese of Des Moines


Handcrafted altar for Sunday's Rural Life Mass honors Iowa heritage :: 08/18/16

Woodworking hobbiest Brad Havran is constructing an altar for this Sunday's annual Rural Life Mass, to be held at the Anne and Brian Brennan farm near St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Indianola. The reclaimed wood is from a barn more than 100 years old. The altar top is made from 4x6-inch beams and ...

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