The Diocese of Des Moines

Bishop prays for human nascent life
Bishop Pates prays for those awaiting birth on the eve of the first Sunday of Advent, when Christians spiritually prepare for the birth of Christ.
Bishop prays for human nascent life — 

Bishop Richard Pates, in unison with Pope Benedict XVI, prayed this past Saturday at St. Ambrose Cathedral for those awaing birth in the womb of their mothers.