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

General Information

news & events

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There will be Communal Reconciliation on Monday, December 16 at 7:00 PM at St. John, Peosta. Several area priests will be helping.

 

Christmas Flower Memorials – If you would like to make a donation for the Christmas environment at one of the churches, please place your donation in an envelope marked “Christmas Flower Memorial.”  Indicate those you want it in memory of and indicate which parish. Donations need to be turned in to the office by December 15.

 

There will be a March for Life Bake Sale after all the Pastorate masses the weekend of December 21-22. Pick up your last minutes goodies!

 

Christmas Mass times are listed under our MASS TIMES section.

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

 

CHRISTMAS EVE
4:00 pm—St. Clement, Bankston
4:00 pm—St. Patrick, Epworth
4:00 pm—St. Joseph, Farley
4:00 pm—St. John the Baptist, Peosta
4:00 pm—St. John the Evangelist, Placid
6:00 pm—St. John the Baptist, Peosta
10:00 pm—St. Joseph, Farley

CHRISTMAS DAY
9:00 am—St. Joseph, Farley
10:00 am—St. John the Baptist, Peosta

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Our Weekly Bulletin

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!

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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