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Sunday TV Mass - October 15, 2017

The Sunday TV Mass is produced and broadcast weekly by the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls. Our goal…

RSS Bishop’s Statements

  • 2017 White Mass Homily October 18, 2017
    Thank you for being with us today as we celebrate this “White Mass’ where we recognize, honor and pray for all those in the healing ministry of health care, Catholic and not. It is named the White Mass because of the tradition of wearing white garments, although that is less common these days. We priests […]

RSS Bishop’s Homilies

  • TV Mass Homily 10/15/2017 October 14, 2017
    Jesus makes clear the stark truth in this parable: many are invited, few are chosen. God invites, we choose whether to accept the invitation. In this parable of the king’s wedding feast, some refused the invitation, some ignored it, some reacted with hostility, some came unprepared, and some were ready. So it is with the […]

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Catholic Radio Programs

Catholic Views – October 15, 2017

We talk with Emily Leedom and Renee Leach about next spring’s Beautifully Made: A Women’s Conference.

Catholic Views – October 8, 2017

We talk with Dr. Chris Burgwald about a new series of events he is hosting around the diocese called Catholic Conversations.


Ignition 333 – Reading Scripture as a Disciple

  Dr. Chris and Fr. Joseph Scholten give a general introduction to Sacred Scripture and to the New Testament in particular.

Ignition 332 – Praying the Mass

  Dr. Chris and Renee Leach share some thoughts on how to more effectively pray the Mass.


This Month's Issue

Priestly ministry through the decades View This month’s edition of The Bishop’s Bulletin

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Posted: September 29, 2017, 9:02 pm

Bishop Swain's Column

October is Respect Life month and dedicated to Mary, the mother of God and the mother of Life. Rightly we begin with prayer for the unborn and advocacy for the end of abortion. We begin with the ob...

Posted: September 29, 2017, 9:08 pm


Fr. Mike's Column

My best friend married a lovely woman who was born and raised in the Czech Republic. So every year they make a trip there so she can see her parents, which is nice; and so her parents can see their...

Posted: September 29, 2017, 9:13 pm


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