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Worship Director moves to Archdiocese of Milwaukee

August, 8, 2018

Des Moines diocesan Worship Director Kimberly Mandelkow will become the Director of the Office for Worship with the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, Wisconsin in early September.

Alex Kautzky named executive director of St. Thomas More Center

August, 3, 2018

Bishop Richard Pates named Alex Kautzky as the new executive director of the St. Thomas More Center, home of Catholic Youth Camp, in Panora, Iowa.

Bishop's statement on IA Supreme Court ruling on a three-day waiting period before an abortion

July, 18, 2018

Bishop Pates issues a statement on the Iowa Supreme Court ruling on a three-day waiting period before an abortion.