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.”


New State Court of Iowa Officers, 2019 State Convention held in Okoboji Iowa.

L to R  Rev. Timothy Schott, State Chaplain; Sandra Burgart, State Treasurer; Kaye Stock Arndorfer, 2nd Vice State Regent; Rita Carlson, 1st Vice State Regent; Bishop R. Walker Nickless, Bishop Sioux City Diocese; Sherry Nilles, National Regent Elect; Karen Kasparbauer, Iowa State Regent; Mary Berger, Proxy for Suzanne Torrey, State Secretary.


 The 53rd Biennial Convention is now closed.  Check out the Photo Gallery…


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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.  Think Spring!! 

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 Spring issue has arrived!

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Deadline for submission for the Summer issue is May 22nd.


Your Winter issue is here!


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Pray For All Catholic Daughters and their families.

5/8  Please pray for Brenda Anderson’s son Adam.  Brenda is the State Regent of South Dakota. Adam is scheduled for neuro-surgery on Thursday – May 9th in Rochester MN.  Please keep Adam and Heather and their 4 little ones, in your prayers throughout this time for strength, healing and a good outcome.

**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.

**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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