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 Teri ( with the date, location, name of event, short description and contact.

Annual Prayer Vigil

Good Friday @ SD State Penitentiary
Noon at the flag pole for a short prayer vigil
Praying for an alternative to the death penalty (respecting LIFE from birth to natural death)

“Unplanned” the Movie

Opens on March 29, 2019
Century East at Dawley Farms (Sioux Falls SD)

Abby Johnson becomes the youngest clinic director in the history of Planned Parenthood, then a life-changing experience turns her into an anti-abortion activist.

Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat

April 26-28, 2019
Rapid City SD

Many women and men struggle with the emotional and spiritual pain of abortion, but there is hope… and healing.  Call Carol 605-374-5639 for confidential help/more information or  1-877-HOPE-4-ME

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Wrap Up Event for 40 Days for LIFE

Monday, April 29th, 2019, 6:00 pm
5109 S Rolling Green Drive Community Room
Pizza & Drinks – Free will offering
Thank you & discussion on rolling thru summer and into the fall 40 Days for LIFE campaign.  All are welcome – bring a friend

South Dakota Right to Life – Annual Convention

September 21, 2019
Mueller Center, Hot Springs SD

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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.