Tomorrow, Dec. 20, is the deadline for submitting your responses to the Vatican's questionnaire on marriage and family life. In response to the Holy Father's call, the Des Moines diocese has made avaialable to all Catholics an opportunity to respond to preparatory documents for a 2014 synod called "Pastoral Challenges to the Family in the Context of Evangelization." The Diocese of Des Moines has posted the documents on our website in English and Spanish. For more information or to complete the questionnaire using SurveyMonkey, click here. Please consider completing the survey and return to the Diocese of Des Moines by Dec. 20. Be aware that there are organizations that are disseminating a questionnaire in which the questions have been changed. To get the questions directly as they came from Pope Francis, use the form on our diocesan website.