The Diocese of Des Moines


If you would like to have an announcment or article submitted to any of the Diocesan communication pieces, please be aware of the deadlines listed below:


Deadlines for Articles or Announcments:

The Catholic Mirror                   Copy: First Friday of each month, subject to space availability and

                                                          editor's approval.

                                                          Advertising: First Friday of the month.

Bulletin Announcments            Bulletin announcements are included in the monthly "In the Diocesan Loop"

                                                          e-newsletter that goes out to parish and school leadership on the

                                                          first Friday of the month.

             Radio                                          Shows for "In the Heartland with Bishop Pates" are planned two

                                                                        months in advance. Calls are welcome at 10:40 p.m. on Fridays

                                                                        at 515-223-1150.