Welcome to our Linked Parishes

“As a Eucharistic community, rich in diversity, united in our Catholic faith,
we strive to live and proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ.”
Cathedral of St. Raphael 231 Bluff St. Dubuque, IA 52001 563-582-7646
St. Patrick Church 1425 Iowa St. Dubuque, IA 52001 563-583-9749
Ministerio Hispano 1425 Iowa St. Dubuque, IA 52001 563-584-0640

Seven Sisters Apostolate
A new apostolate is beginning and we are looking for women to commit to pray one hour a week in front of the Blessed Sacrament, either exposed or in the Tabernacle, for Father Toale’s and/or Father Alan’s intentions, ministry and sanctification.

For more information or to make a prayer commitment contact:

Donna Husemann @563-542-7472;
dhsemann@mchsi.comm or

Ann Helling @ 563-590-8044;


All parish leaders are invited to attend!
Pope Francis has called all people to spread the Gospel. Using Sherry Weddell’s book, Forming Intentional Disciples: The Path to Knowing and Following Jesus, participants will identify and develop strategies for the evangelization of our parishes and our church.

Saturday, September 20, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (lunch included)
Presentation Motherhouse, 2360 Carter Rd, Dubuque, IA

There is no cost to attend. RSVP to St. Raphael or St. Patrick Rectory or to dbq054ff@dbqarch.org.

It’s time to register for Religious Education and Sacramental Preparation Programs for 2014-2015!

Click the links below to download the forms.
Religious Education Registration Form 2014-15
Grade 2 Sacramental Registration
OSE Annual Consent Waiver Form
Confirmation Registration Form
RE Electronic Transfer Form

If you have any questions or require any additional information, or if you are new to the parish and would like more information, please contact Jean Leute, Director of Faith Formation at the Religious Education Office:
Phone: 563-582-7646
Email: dbq054ff@dbqarch.org

Adult Faith Formation Summer Faith Sharing Group

summerJoin other adults that are meeting on Wednesdays, August 13, 20, and 27, 6:30 – 7:45 pm at St. Patrick Rectory for conversation upon the Sunday readings. Find the Sunday readings at the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops at www.usccb.org/bible/readings.

Christ Our Life Catholic Conference

September 20 and 21, 2014
Des Moines Iowa
Adults $25 and Students $15

Conference flyer