The Diocese of Des Moines
Parish Liturgy Event at St. Anthony's
September 6, 2013
Written By: Kyle Lechtenberg

Brian Gonzalez of St. Anthony's Parish provides the following information about an event sponsored by St. Anthony  Parish and the Monks of Norcia (Italy). 


If you have information to share about a liturgy event at your parish, or would like to schedule an event for your parishioners, please contact Kyle Lechtenberg in the Diocesan Office for Worship (515.237.5046). 

Very Rev. Cassian Folsom, O.S.B.

Monastery of San Benedetto in Norcia, Italy

Monday, Sept. 23, 2013


St. Anthony’s Catholic Church

15 Indianola Ave., Des Moines, IA 50315


Holy Mass                 5:30 pm

Potluck dinner         6:30 pm

Talk                           7:30 pm


Come pray and visit with Fr. Cassian Folsom, O.S.B., a Benedictine monk and priest from a growing monastic community at the birthplace of his founder, St. Benedict, in Norcia, Italy.  Fr. Cassian will celebrate a Missa Cantata.  Afterwards, there will be a potluck dinner and then he’ll give a talk which will focus on the special apostolate that the Holy See has given the Monks of Norcia, and what the Church can learn from both forms of the Roman Rite.


**Drinks and an Italian main course will be provided. Pease bring a side dish or a dessert to the potluck dinner.** To RSVP or for more information, please email or call Bryan Gonzalez (812-686-6102). Save to


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