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.

Parish Office
The Parish office is at St. Gabriel Church in rural Reinbeck.

Current Churches
St. Gabriel      21275 U Avenue, Reinbeck, IA 50669     Directions
St. Patrick      304 2nd Street, Parkersburg, IA     Directions

Former Churches
St. Mary      Dike, IA
Sacred Heart      Grundy Center, IA
Queen of Heaven Reinbeck, IA