The Most Reverend Paul J. Swain has decreed the following priest assignment changes effective August 28, 2019: At the request of Father Cathal Gallagher, the local pastor, and with the endorsement of the Very Reverend Michel Mulloy, diocesan administrator of the Diocese of Rapid City, Deacon Harold Condon of the Diocese of Rapid City was […]

Christmas at the Cathedral tickets are now available

Celebrate the birth of our Lord with the concert of the year, Christmas at the Cathedral. Tickets are now available for six performances spanning four days from Dec. 19-22 at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph. Music director/conductor Dan Goeller says this year’s theme, “Light of the World,” lets audiences rediscover the Christmas story through the […]

Parish suppers bring people together

Every fall you know it’s coming. You’ve seen the list and probably circled a couple of them in the back of The Bishop’s Bulletin. It’s the return of the church bazaar. They have lots of names: bazaar, supper, soup kitchen, fall festival. No matter what you call it, you look forward to the wonderful food, […]

Holy Cross Parish celebrates Patronal Feast Day

Holy Cross Parish, Ipswich, celebrated their Patronal Feast Day, the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, September 15. Parishioners had the opportunity to venerate a relic of the True Cross (photo left). They prayed a public rosary to honor Our Lady of Sorrows (photo below), and a Mass was celebrated for the soul of Fr. Frederick […]