WELCOME TO ST. ELIZABETH PASTORATE 

OUR MISSION IS TO PROClAIM THE GOSPEL TO ALL.

We serve the Catholic community by offering resources and teaching that support faith formation for children and the people who guide them.

Visit Our Parishes

St. Joseph’s Church - Farley, Iowa

202 2nd Ave SE, Farley, IA 52046

St. Patrick Church - Epworth, Iowa

104 1st St SE, Epworth, IA 52045

St. John the Baptist Church of Peosta, Iowa

235 Peosta St, Peosta, IA 52068

St. John the Evangelist Church, Placid, Iowa

22481 East Pleasant Grove Road Epworth, IA 52045

St. Clement Church, Bankston, Iowa

24287 New Vienna Road, Epworth, Iowa 52045

Our Weekly Bulletin

General Information

news & events

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The Social Justice Committee is sponsoring the annual Baby Bundle collection the weekends of January 18/19 and  25/26.  Bins will be in all parishes. Items needed include:  diapers size newborn to 5, diaper bags, wipes, baby wash, lotion and cream plus baby boy clothes size newborn to six months.

 

Please keep those attending the March for Life in Washington, D.C. January 22-26 in your prayers.

 

The Spring semester of “That Man is You” will begin on Saturday, January 25. For more information, contact Ron Brosius at 563.583.0718.

 

St. Elizabeth Pastorate is sponsoring  a Scripture Study on ‘The Sermon on the Mount’ Monday, March 2 through Monday, March 23 from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Pastorate Office, Epworth. Check out the weekly bulletin for more information.

 

The Friday Community Meal is back. It will be served at St. Patrick’s Hall, Epworth from 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM on Fridays. All are welcome!

 

Fr. Kruse has a bus trip planned for February 19-20 to Des Moines. There is more information in the bulletin or pick up the flyer in any of our churches.

MASS TIMES

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Saturday
4:00 PM – Farley
5:30 PM – Peosta
Sunday
7:30 AM – Epworth
8:30 AM – Farley
9:00 AM – Placid
9:30 AM – Epworth
10:00 AM – Bankston
10:30 AM – Peosta
5:30 PM – Peosta

 

RECORDED HOMILIES

Did you go to Mass somewhere else or were ill and unable to make it to Mass in the Pastorate?  The weekend homilies are recorded here for your benefit!   Click on one of the links below to hear it!

SETON CATHOLIC SCHOOL

Seton Catholic School serves the parishes in the St. Elizabeth Pastorate in Bankston, Epworth, Farley, Peosta and Placid.  We believe in seeking excellence through a Christ-Centered education in a faith filled community so all students can grow spiritually, emotionally, and academically.

Ministry Scheduler

Reach volunteers of all ages with auto email and text message reminders, a free mobile app, and more! Make it easy for volunteers to find opportunities to serve, and stay involved year-round.

Youth Faith Formation

Click here for the Faith Formation 2019-20 Calendar.

Go to Faith Formation (at the top of this page) and then to Youth Faith Formation for updated classes and news!

Prayer Request

may we pray for you?

Get In Touch

(563) 876-5540

Address

104 1st street SE
PO Box 286
Epworth, IA 52045

Email

[email protected]

Facebook

@stelizabethpastorate

Office Hours

Mon: 8am – 4pm
Tue: 8am – 4pm
Wed: 8am – 4pm
Thur: 8am – 4pm
Fri: 8am – 1pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

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