In the 1860's, Catholic families settled in the Grundy and Butler County areas. As the Catholic settlers increased and asked for Mass in their communities, the priests who began visiting the area celebrated Mass and the Sacraments in various homes and school houses.
The history of each parish can be viewed by clicking the link below. This information was compiled from existing church publications.
The Parish office is at St. Gabriel Church in rural Reinbeck.
St. Mary Dike, IA
Sacred Heart Grundy Center, IA
Queen of Heaven Reinbeck, IA