This Month’s Bishop’s Bulletin

Bishop Swain’s Coloumn

Stop and listen to discover the presence of God

In the Broadway musical My Fair Lady, Eliza Doolittle in frustration sings: “words, words, words. I’m so sick of words. I get words all day through. If you’re in love show me.” This entertaining plea of course is not a theological proposition, but if we love the Lord we too should show Him not just […]

Fr. Mike Griffin’s Column

This is the desert of Lent

During the Octave of Christmas, I had an interesting conversation with someone who thought that the date of Easter should be fixed, “just like Christmas.” The date would be fixed and then Easter could fall on any day of the week, “just like Christmas.” I asked if she would be comfortable having Easter fall on, […]

This Month’s Featured Story

Catholic Family Sharing Appeal, One Faith One Family Catholic Family Sharing Appeal – One Faith One Family

The Catholic Family Sharing Appeal (, the annual effort to raise funds to support the ministries of the Diocese of Sioux Falls, has been positively impacting the faith life of families for generations. The appeal kickoff coincides with the season of Lent. Among the goals of the Catholic Family Sharing Appeal is to encourage and […]