Respect Life

Area Respect Life Events

The events listed here are not sponsored or affiliated with the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls. To be listed here, the event must fully represent the Church’s teachings on the sacredness of life.

If you would like to submit an event to the calendar, please email Becca Ekeren ( with the date, location, name of event, short description and contact.

40 Days for Life

40 Days for Life takes place September 23-November 1, 2020.  Learn more about this prayer vigil on the Sioux Falls 40 Days For Life Facebook Page.

South Dakota Right to Life Convention

Sioux Falls Area Right to Life is hosting the 49th Annual South Dakota Right to Life Convention, an empowering weekend of education, motivation, and celebration for the sanctity of life from Conception to Natural Death.  See the printable flyer below for more details.

When:  October 2-4, 2020
Where:  Sioux Falls First Church
Registration:  Contact Sioux Falls Area Right to Life

Printable Flyer


This life-saving public witness occurs simultaneously across the USA and Canada as part of the National Life Chain.  Your church will be assigned a specific location along W. 41st St. in Sioux Falls and signs will be provided.  Online sign-up will be available soon.

Praying at Planned Parenthood

It is a beautiful witness to have community members present and praying at Planned Parenthood.  Please consider signing up at the Life Chain Link.