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School grant process determined to be legal

July, 18, 2018

A diocesan review of facts and law regarding educational grants results in agreement with the county that the grants were legal and proper.

Bishop Decries Immigration Practices

June, 20, 2018

Des Moines Bishop Richard Pates decries immigration practices that separate parents from children. He calls for comprehensive immigration reform.

Bishop issues statement on court ruling

May, 15, 2018

Bishop Richard Pates issued a statement on an Iowa Court of Appeals ruling regarding the case of Father Paul Monahan.