Our Mission

“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.”


The Baptism…


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


Web Bytes…

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.

Happy New Year! The excitement is building for the 53rd Biennial State Convention in Okoboji! Take a few minutes to look over the information in the winter Voice or on the convention web page.

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!


Read the first correspondence from State Regent, Jan Grundmeyer regarding the State Convention HERE.


The Winter issue has arrived!
Click on photo to view.

Deadline for articles for the Spring issue is February 20, 2019

Hope you’ve been enjoying the fall issue.


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Pray For All Catholic Daughters and their families.

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

Please keep Irene Duda, State Regent of Oregon, and her family in your prayers.  Her father Ralph Duda passed away Jan.3, 2019.

12/27 Please pray for the repose of the soul of John Steger, husband of our State Treasurer, Deb Steger. May he rest in peace.

**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.

**Pray for guidance of our State Officers who are working diligently on new Iowa Courts.

We pray to the Lord…Lord hear our prayer.

**Thank you CDA Prayer Warriors!

Webmaster Chris Peiffer  rcpeiffer@cloudburst9.net

State Regent Jan Grundmeyer  jjgrundmeyer@hotmail.com

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