A House subcommittee passed House File 173 Tuesday afternoon. The bill would require physicians to be physically present to administer drugs to cause abortions. In other words, it would prohibit "webcam" abortions that are done…Continue
Added by Antonio Banuelos on March 5, 2013 at 4:49pm — No Comments
The Diocese of Des Moines announced that a new position has been created: Coordinator of Hispanic Youth Ministry, and filled by Luis Salinas-Mendoza (DGK Saint Bernard Council 8702 in Osceola).
Luis comes to the diocese with a wealth of experience at the parish level and diocesan levels, both in Mexico and in the United States and has been a parishioner, member of the parish staff, and local leader in the Hispanic community of St. Bernard Parish in Osceola for a…Continue
Added by Antonio Banuelos on February 4, 2013 at 9:13am — No Comments
The Diocese of Des Moines erected a Day of the Dead altar on the second floor of the Catholic Pastoral Center in Des Moines. The Altar honors Past State Deputy Jim Chambers and his wife Jude who passed away earlier this year. They were both important pillars of the Iowa Knights of Columbus and their spirit continue to inspire Knights in all of our great state.
The "Altares de Día de Muertos" is a tradition in Mexico that…Continue
Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore, as the chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, has helped to direct the conference’s response to the First Amendment threat posed by the federal Health and Human…Continue
Added by Antonio Banuelos on October 3, 2012 at 9:16am — No Comments
After almost a year of being released in selected theaters, the pro-life movie "October Baby" is being released on DVD on 11 September 2012. Critically acclaimed and praised by Christian and Pro-Life groups, it made a quick visit to major cities in the United States. Check the website for plans on public showing…Continue
Added by Antonio Banuelos on August 22, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments