Engaged Encounter is a weekend away from the distractions and tensions of everyday life to allow an engaged couple to concentrate on their relationship. For a listing of all weekends for the Diocese of Sioux Falls CLICK HERE.
To learn more and to sign up to participate in this prayer ministry, please visit the Life Chain Link Page of this website.
ANNUAL MILESTONE ANNIVERSARY MASS CELEBRATIONS
August 7, 2016, St. Mary's Parish, Aberdeen
August 14, 2016, Cathedral of St. Joseph, Sioux Falls
The annual Anniversary Mass honoring couples married 25, 50, 60, and 65 years or more will once again be offered on two separate dates and locations this year. Please contact the Office of Marriage, Family & Respect Life at 988-3755 with any questions.
DIOCESAN YOUTH HUNT
Saturday, October 1, 2016, Abbey of the Hills Inn and Retreat Center, near Marvin, SD
The Youth Hunt is a great way to celebrate faith, family, and tradition in the context of responsible stewardship for God's creation. There will be opportunities for prayer, fellowship, education, and all the excitement surrounding a hunt, including family fun activities for non-hunting family members. For more information and to register visit the Youth Hunt page or call 605-988-3755.
WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER
September 9-11, 2016, Broomtree Retreat Center, Irene, SD
November 18-20, 2016, Rapid City, SD
Consider giving the gift of a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend to your spouse! The weekend involves 15-20 couples. A series of presentations are given by a team of Catholic couples and a priest. The focus of the weekend is on the couple--not group sessions. The time you spend on the weekend learning how to love each other and God in new and deeper ways will be a gift that will keep on giving throughout your lifetime! Visit www.sdwwme.org to register or call 605-362-0924