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      Drake Newman Community
      2013-2014 Student Leadership Team
      The J Team!
      St. Catherine's Staff
      2013 Fall Fellowship
      Healthcare Conference Speakers
      Blessing of the Hands
      4th Annual Healthcare Conference
      Blessing of the Hands
      4th Annual Healthcare Conference
      2014 Spring Koinonia Retreat
      St. Thomas More Center
      2013 Drake Activities Fair
      Father Mark and Father Pins
      2014 Spring Retreat
      Fellowship after Candle Light Mass
      RE Family Prayer Service
      March 9, 2014
      RE Family Prayer Service
      March 9, 2014
      Drake Team Focus Missionaries
      3rd Bi- Annual Newman Lecture
      Peter Cardinal Turkson
      Clean Up St. Kate's
      Distribution of Ashes
      Ash Wednesday
      Student Supper
      Sundays after 5:00 pm mass
      Peter Cardinal Turkson
      2013 Newman Lecture
      Campus Ministry
      Clean Up St. Kate's
      Bulldog Bash
      El Salvador Trip 2013
      Bulldog Bash 2013
      Focus Greek
      Bishop Richard Pates, Peter Cardinal Turkson and Rev. Mark Owusu
      2013 Newman Lecture
      Faith Formation
      Bishop Pates
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    • Calendar
      • Apr 18, 2014
        7:00 PM
        Good Friday Mass will be held at 7:00 pm.
      • Apr 19, 2014
        8:00 PM
        The Easter Vigil Mass will begin at 8:00 PM.
      • Apr 20, 2014
        9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
      • Apr 27, 2014
        9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
      • Apr 30, 2014
        6:30 PM
      • May 2, 2014
        7:00 PM
        Eucharistic Adoration! Come and be in the presence of our Lord!
      • May 3, 2014
        9:30 AM
        First Reconciliation for our First Communion students and their families. Refreshments to follow.
      • May 4, 2014
        9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
      • May 4, 2014
        11:30 AM
        After 10:30 mass join the St. Catherine's community at Incredible Pizza in Urbandale for the Spring Parish Social. Bring your St. Catherine's bulletin and your friends and family and enjoy the all you can eat buffet and fellowship.
      • May 7, 2014
        6:00 PM
        First Communion practice, Communion bread baking and pizza party for families of First Communion students.
    • Holy Week Mass Schedule
      •     April 17: 7:00 pm Mass
      •     April 18: 7:00 pm service
      •     April 19: 8:00 pm Easter Vigil
      •     April 20: 10:30 am & 5:00 pm Masses

      Iowa Catholic Radio Spotlight
      From Monday April 7to Friday April 11, it’s our week to be celebrated on Iowa Catholic Radio as St. Catherine’s parishioners talk about life in our parish community. We’re on every weekday @ 7:45a, plus special spotlight features broadcasting each day to over a half million Christians across central Iowa.You can hear us on the radio across central Iowa on 1150 AM, 88.5 FM, and 94.5 FM, streaming at www.iowacatholicradio.com, and heard on smartphones everywhere!
      Cavalcade of Choirs
      Drake University will present a Cavalcade of Choirs concert, featuring all four choral ensembles, on Sunday, April 13, at 3:00 p.m. in Sheslow Auditorium on Drake’s campus.  The concert will feature music by contemporary American, Australian, Latvian, and Spanish composers, as well as works by Mozart and Debussy.  There is no admission charge.  A freewill offering will be taken.

      Communion Ministers Needed
      HELP!!! We need communion ministers for the Methodist, Lutheran, Blank, Methodist West, and Broadlawns Hospitals.  In most cases, we can work around your schedule.  Please consider bringing “Jesus” to the patients in need.  You will be trained before you start and supported through your ministry.  This is a very important ministry that can use your help.  You need not have been a Eucharistic minister before this.  If you have any interest, contact Fr. Mike McLaughlin at 515-681-1746 or DMMH11688408@live.com OR Alyce Conley at aconley591@q.com.  Please help us if you can, including in your prayers. Thank you in advance.

      Diocesan Chrism Mass
      The annual Chrism Mass will be celebrated on Friday, April 11 at 7:00 pm at St. Ambrose Cathedral in Des Moines.  The Mass is a diocesan celebration at which sacred oils to be used in sacraments are consecrated and blessed and diocesan priests renew their priestly commitment.  It is an inspiring event.  All are encouraged to participate.
      Mary of Nazareth
      St. Anthony Fr. Victor Romanelli Knights of Columbus Council 12482 would like to invite you on Saturday, April 12th at 11:00AM at the Fleur Cinema and Café (4545 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321) to attend the beautiful showing of the movie, MARY of NAZARETH, an epic new motion picture of the life of Mary, mother of Christ, from her childhood through the Resurrection of Jesus.
      The Journey Home
      Family care givers, parish volunteers and pastoral care ministers are invited to join us for a morning of spiritual enrichment and learning as we listen and share ideas for serving those with dementia, the sick, suffering and dying.  Sat., April 12 at St. Boniface Parish Waukee (Faith Formation Center) from 8:30a-12:30p.  For more info visit or call www.sjeciowa.org • 515.222.1092
      Man Up - The Men God Created Us to Be
      As we prepare to celebrate the Lord’s Passion, Death and Resurrection, please join your Catholic brothers in this special Holy Week event. Our special guest is Father John Acrea.  Father Acrea will guide us to become “The Men God has Created Us to Be”.  Please join us, Father Bob Harris and the Men of All Saints on Tuesday, April 15th, from 5:20-7:30.

      St. Catherine's Ministry Schedules 
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