Area Marriage Prep Programs:
Priests and others have generously volunteered their time and talents to lead a series of marriage preparation programs at various locations throughout the diocese to supplement the individual preparation received with the priest who is marrying the couple. (Click the City for detailed information.)
Engaged Encounter Weekends:
*FULL* March 1-2, 2014 Sioux Falls
*FULL* April 5-6, 2014 Sioux Falls
April 26-27, 2014 Yankton
May 3-4, 2014 Sioux Falls
June 21-22, 2014 Sioux Falls
Engaged Encounter is a weekend away from the distractions and tensions of everyday life, giving you the privacy to talk honestly and intensively with each other. For more EE information, please contact Jason and Nancy Raether at firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration forms must be mailed to: Engaged Encounter, Jason and Nancy Raether, 2804 S. Cinnabar Circle, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, and cannot be submitted over the phone or by email.
EE 2013-2014 Registration Form
FOCCUS Personal Inventory:
Diocesan marriage policy requires you to complete an evaluation of your relationship. This evaluation is commonly referred to as a personal inventory. The one primarily utilized in the Sioux Falls Diocese is FOCCUS.
The priest or deacon preparing you for marriage will administer the inventory early on in your preparation. To learn more about the FOCCUS Personal Inventory, CLICK HERE.