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“Catholic Daughters of the Americas strives to embrace the principles of faith
working through love in the promotion of justice, equality and the advancement
of human rights and human dignity for all.”


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Greetings Sisters in Christ!  Welcome to our IA Catholic Daughters of the Americas website.  We pray you enjoy surfing the website for news and information.

Our State Officers have returned from the National Conference in Scottsdale AZ. Check out the photos and the article written by Rita Carlson –  “Blooming with the Desert Roses” on the State Events page.

I have received hundreds of pictures that I have added to the convention photo gallery. Hope you take a few minutes to enjoy them. Looks like it was a wonderful event!!  Special thanks to Joann Anderson, State Court photographer, Our Lady of Good Counsel #216, Fort Dodge!

And, as always, if you have any pictures or news articles that you would like added to your court’s web page; please send it to: Chris Peiffer; Webmaster – rcpeiffer@cloudburst9.net.  Article format preference is “pdf”and all photos must be a jpeg format limited to 5 MB. Please type “CDA” in the subject line of the email, I will respond as soon as possible so you know that it has been read. Feel free to “snail mail” also.

As Catholic Daughters we support so many worthy charities, let us not overlook those closest to us who would feel joy just by a smile or a greeting.  Let us personify the Catholic Daughter motto “In Unity and Charity”, invite someone to join this wonderful organization of Catholic sisterhood. Stay tuned for more news and updates…happy clicking!


We are called to Social Justice…Stay on top of current issues here!


The Summer issue of the Voice is HERE.
Deadline is August 23, 2019 for the Fall issue.


The Spring issue is out!


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Pray For All Catholic Daughters and their families.

**Pray for all teachers and student returning for school for the new year.

**Pray for guidance of our newly elected  State Officers!

**Please keep Past National Regent M. Joan McKenna in your prayers.  She has been diagnosed with cancer.

**Pray for all those affected by disaster: hurricane, fire, flood.

**Pray for all affected by violence and abuse.

**Pray for all Care Givers that they may find the strength to carry the cross they are given.

We pray to the Lord…Lord hear our prayer.

**Thank you CDA Prayer Warriors!

Webmaster Chris Peiffer  rcpeiffer@cloudburst9.net

State Regent Karen Kasparbauer  kkasparbauer@gmail.com

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