Our Mission

“Catholic Daughters of the Americas strives to embrace the principles of faith
working through love in the promotion of justice, equality and the advancement
of human rights and human dignity for all.”

Enjoying the 2022 National Convention

See the recaps of daily events on the Convention page and National website.

Web Bytes…

Greetings Sisters in Christ!  Welcome to our IA Catholic Daughters of the Americas website.  We pray you enjoy surfing the website for news and information. Check back frequently for news of changes and cancellations.  The National Convention is now a memory. Take some time to look through all the photos on the convention page and the National CDA website! Fall workshops are coming up…plan to attend one near you!

Please send any pictures or news articles that you would like added to your court’s web page; to: Chris Peiffer; Webmaster – rcpeiffer@cloudburst9.net.  Article format preference is “pdf” and all photos must be a jpeg format limited to 5 MB. Please type “CDA” in the subject line of the email, I will respond as soon as possible so you know that it has been read. Feel free to “snail mail” also.

As Catholic Daughters we support so many worthy charities, let us not overlook those closest to us who would feel joy just by a smile or a greeting.  Let us personify the Catholic Daughter motto “In Unity and Charity”, invite someone to join this wonderful organization of Catholic sisterhood. Stay tuned for more news and updates…happy clicking!


Daily Mass is available online with Bishop Robert Barron HERE.

The Fall Voice has Arrived!


The Spring Issue has Arrived…


We are called to Social Justice…Stay on top of current issues here!

Pray For All Catholic Daughters and their families.

**Prayers are requested for Fr. John Gerald, pastor of St. Joseph Parish, Sioux City Diocese. He is experiencing a tremendous health problem.

**Pray for all those battling cancer of all types that they find the strength to persevere.

**Pray for all our new court officers as they assume their roles as leaders in our faith communities.

**Pray for all in Ukraine: the military and their families, the refugees, the injured, suffering and oppressed.

**Pray for all military and law enforcement who are fighting on the front line protecting us.

**Pray for all hospital, medical and emergency staff that they remain safe during this critical time.

**Pray that all will find shelter from the cold.

**Pray for all those affected by disaster: hurricane, fire, flood.

**Pray for all affected by violence and abuse.

**Pray for all Care Givers that they may find the strength to carry the cross they are given.

We pray to the Lord…Lord hear our prayer.

**Thank you CDA Prayer Warriors!

Webmaster Chris Peiffer: rcpeiffer@cloudburst9.net

State Regent Rita Carlson: iowafarmgirl4@hotmail.com