About the Diocese

Established on November 12, 1889 by Pope Leo XIII comprising all of South Dakota. Since 1902, comprises that part of the State of South Dakota East of the Missouri River.

Bishop Donald DeGrood

Ordained and Installed as our ninth bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls on February 13, 2020. Meet Bishop Donald DeGrood.

Diocesan Parishes

Visit our list of over 120 parishes that span across our vast diocese. Get Mass times and other important Parish information.

The Cathedral

The Mother Church of our diocese, the Cathedral of Saint Joseph. Completed and dedicated on May 7, 1919. It is truly a beautiful Beacon of Hope.

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Diocesan News

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Liturgy Guide for the Week from the Cathedral of Saint Joseph
(contains readings and music verses to follow along)
https://container.parishesonline.com/bulletins/02/0578/20200712B.pdf

Opening Hymn – Father, We Thank Thee
First Reading – Isaiah 55:10-11
Response – The seed that falls on good ground will yield a fruitful harvest.
Second Reading – Romans 8:18-23
Gospel Reading – Matthew 13:1-2
Offertory Hymn – I Sing the Mighty Power of God
Closing Hymn – Holy God, We Praise Thy Name

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The Sunday TV Mass

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Liturgy Guide for the Week from the Cathedral of Saint Joseph
(contains readings and music verses to follow along)
https://container.parishesonline.com/bulletins/02/0578/20200712B.pdf

Opening Hymn – Father, We Thank Thee
First Reading – Isaiah 55:10-11
Response – The seed that falls on good ground will yield a fruitful harvest.
Second Reading – Romans 8:18-23
Gospel Reading – Matthew 13:1-2
Offertory Hymn – I Sing the Mighty Power of God
Closing Hymn – Holy God, We Praise Thy Name

The Sunday TV Mass is produced and broadcast weekly by the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls. Our goal is to bring the celebration of the Sacred Liturgy to those who are homebound or shut-in and unable to join their local community for Mass. The Mass is broadcast all across South Dakota on the local CBS affiliate and many thousands participate each week.

Begins airing live here and on YouTube at 4:00pm (CDT) on Saturday’s.
Also on your local KELOLAND TV station at 10:00am (CDT) on Sunday’s.

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Calendar of Events

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For a full list of diocesan events and links

  • Diocesan Confirmation Retreats July 25, 2020 at 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Holy Trinity Parish, 425 21st St SW, Huron, SD, 57350
  • Words of Wisdom July 25, 2020 at 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Broom Tree Retreat and Conference Center, 123 St Raphael Cir, Irene, SD, 57037, United States A Words of Wisdom retreat is an opportunity to learn from a master by reading his or her book and coming together with people from around the diocese for a day-long retreat. There will be times of teaching and discussion as well as an opportunity to spend time in prayer talking to our Lord about the…
  • Bishop's Cup Golf Event August 24, 2020 SD Held at the Minnehaha Country Club, Sioux Falls, SD
  • Taste the Goodness August 29, 2020 at 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm SD Downtown Sioux Falls

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