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Prayer for our Parish

These are critical days for our parish as we await your response to our public announcement about our parish’s capital campaign.  As we await your commitments, we can serve our parish well by reciting this prayer for our parish and our capital campaign.  Loving God, at this time in the...

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“I was a part of building that”

My name is Meredith Christenson and I have been a member of St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church my entire life.  Last weekend, we kicked off the public phase of our capital campaign to build a new fellowship hall.  My parents were involved in the building of our existing facility 40 years ago...

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A view from the Pew

My name is Jim Derwin and I’m on the Capital Campaign Committee.  I support the All in Give to Grow Campaign for many reasons. We need a new fellowship hall because on Sundays when we have our pancake breakfast we have to have everyone step aside to move the chairs...

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Jubilee of Mercy

Jubilee of Mercy started on December 8th with Pope Francis opening the Holy Doors at St. Peter’s Basilica. This is a year long Celebration of God’s forgiveness and love. Locally, eight churches in Iowa will have Holy Doors for pilgrimage sites, including St. Ambrose Cathedral, Basilica of St. John, Our Lady of the Americas,St....

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The 2015 Confirmation Class with Paul Stickley

Confirmation 2015

On June 7, 2015 St. Elizabeth welcomed eight devout teens into the church through confirmation. Paul Stickley catechized this outstanding group to become immersed in their faith and to have a more personal relationship with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Congratulations to you! Pictured left to right: Abby Miller,...

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