The 2019 Catholic Social Ministry Gathering, organized by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and 16 collaborating organizations, attracts 500+ participants from around the country and seeks to equip current and emerging leaders in Catholic social ministry and advocacy to cultivate God’s justice in their communities and around the world. This year’s theme is […]
Washington, D.C. – Bishop Joseph Vásquez, of Austin, Texas, Chairman of the Committee on Migration issued the following statement calling for the President and Congressional leaders to create a border solution and end the government shut-down. Bishop Vasquez’s full statement follows: “Secure borders and humane treatment of those fleeing persecution and seeking a better life are […]
Washington, D.C. – The National Prayer Vigil for Life will be held from Thursday afternoon, January 17 to Friday morning, January 18, at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Over 20,000 pilgrims from around the nation will gather at the Shrine to pray for an end to abortion before the annual […]
Saturday, January 26 – St. Margaret Parish, Kimball, will host the annual Winterfest on Saturday evening. A Polka Mass will be celebrated at 5 p.m. with the Polka Czechs as choir. A meal consisting of pork loin sandwiches and choice of salad and pie for a free will donation will follow. Bingo, a cake walk […]
Saturday, January 26 – St. Nicholas Parish, Tea, will host a chili cook-off and auction. The cook-off is at 6 p.m. and the auction follows at approximately 6:30 p.m. Donations are needed for the auction.
Sunday, February 24 – St. Benedict Parish, Yankton, will host a church bazaar with dinner, raffle, games, bingo and a bake sale on Sunday> The event will run from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. The meal will include broasted chicken, potatoes, mac and cheese, corn, salads and desserts. Cost is $10 for adults. Cost is $5 for […]
February 25-28 – Holy Spirit Parish, Sioux Falls, is hosting Father Larry Richards from Pittsburgh, PA February 25-28 from 7-9 p.m. each night. All are welcome to come to the mission. Father Richards promises that your life will never be the same. The parish is located at 3601 E. Dudley Lane, Sioux Falls, SD 57103. […]
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 […]
Saturday, January 12 – Centering prayer: “Meeting God within Me” is a day to experience the quiet of contemplative prayer at Mother of God Monastery, Watertown. There will be input, practice of centering prayer and sharing. The event is scheduled from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. For more information, contact Sister Emily at 605.886.4181 or firstname.lastname@example.org.