Christmas at the Cathedral sells out all performances and feeds the community on multiple levels

The 22nd “Christmas at the Cathedral” concerts were presented Dec. 13-16 with the theme “Unto Us.” The concerts featured tenor Mike Eldred, soprano Shelley Jennings (in the photo on the left) and orchestral musicians, conducted by Dan Goeller, choirs and community children. This year’s proceeds benefited the Bishop Dudley Hospitality House and building endowment and […]

Candidacy Mass celebrated for permanent diaconate class

Most Reverend Paul J. Swain, Bishop of Sioux Falls, prays for the seven candidates for the permanent diaconate during the Candidacy Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph. The candidates are (pictured left to right): Lewis Gaiani, St. Peter Parish, Jefferson; Jonathan Eckrich, St. Mary Parish, Sioux Falls; Jeff Swank, Sacred Heart Parish, Aberdeen; Douglas […]


Since publication of the December 2018 Bishop’s Bulletin, Most Reverend Paul J. Swain has assigned Monsignor Charles M. Mangan to complete a Marianum Doctoral Degree during the Spring Semester at the Pontifical Theological Faculty in Rome. Respectfully submitted, Matthew K. Althoff Chancellor

22nd annual Christmas at the Cathedral Concerts drawing near

The 22nd annual “Christmas at the Cathedral” concerts will be presented on Dec. 13-16. The theme is “Unto Us.” The concerts will feature tenor Mike Eldred, soprano Shelley Jennings and the Christmas at the Cathedral Orchestra and Choir, conducted by Dan Goeller. Tickets are available online at www.ccfesd.org or by calling 1-888-246-3386 or 1-605-988-3765. (2015 […]