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Guest Column: Pax Christi Commencement Speech from Dowling Catholic

by Diocese of Des Moines | July, 5, 2019

Henry DeAngelis delivered the Pax Christi commencement speech at Dowling Catholic High School's graduation in June.

Marriage & Family Life: Father & son discover God's love through reconciliation

by Adam Storey | June, 25, 2019

When Adam saw his son's excitement about his first reconciliation, it renewed his own love for the sacrament.

In the Heartland With Bishop Pates: The Father Jim Kiernan Initiative

by Bishop Pates | June, 24, 2019

Just before the late Father Jim Kiernan died, he was preparing to push for all parishes, schools and institutions in our diocese to pay a living wage. His nephew & Father Dave Polich carried on with the effort and this month Bishop announced "The Father Jim Kiernan Initiative: Guiding Principals on Compensation."