Connecting people with Christ and His Church on their faith journey

In the Heartland with Bishop Pates

Hosted by Bishop Richard Pates with Kelly Mescher Collins

Bishop Pates shares his thoughts on current events, then interviews a newsmaker or person of interest on the topic of the day. Bishop invites questions. Contact the Diocese of Des Moines at 515-237-5054 by Thursday, or email questions to

Airing Fridays at 9:00 AM and 9:00 PM