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We offer multiple opportunities to support our members through prayer, daily readings, and reflections.


Quiet prayer time with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. Sign up for an hour or come when you can. Every second and fourth Tuesday after 7:15 a.m. Mass until 8 p.m. in the Sanctuary. For more information, contact the Parish Office at 515-223-4577.

Coordinator: Jo Helling


Magnificat is a monthly Catholic publication that contains daily readings, prayers, reflections and articles on Catholic topics. Click here to view a sample issue. St. Francis places a bulk subscription each year.

  • Cost: $35
  • First Issue: April 2022
  • Delivered to St. Francis for pick up
  • Order and payment due Feb 1, 2022

To subscribe as part of our bulk subscription, contact Heather Rohe at 515-440-1030.


SoulCore is a prayer experience that combines the prayers of the rosary with core strengthening, stretching and functional movement. No fitness level or experience required*. Visit www.soulcore.com for more information.

  • Sundays, Oct 10, Oct 31, Nov 14, Nov 28 and Dec 12, 7-8:30pm in the Parish Hall

Please follow the Diocese’s direction for health safety protocols. There is a suggested donation $5-10 for those who wish to support this apostolate.