The Diocese of Des Moines


Meet Our Newest Priest, Father Chinna :: 09/21/17

Franciscan Father Chinnappan Devaraj – he goes by Father Chinna – debated whether or not to change his flight to Des Moines to begin his new ministry at two parishes.  He was leaving his longtime ministry to the aged and infirm in West Palm Beach, Florida and rode out the hurrica...

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