The Diocese of Des Moines




Novos Young Adults

Novos is a new way for Catholic young adults in our 20's and 30's to celebrate our faith and build community. We have events every 2nd & 4th Thursdays of the month, plus others as they come up. Stay tuned to the events calendar or the Facebook page for event details!


World Youth Day

Join Bishop Richard E. Pates and young adults from across the diocese as we travel to Panama to join millions of other young Catholics for World Youth Day in 2019! For more information, check out