The Diocese of Sioux Falls Vocations Office is trying something new this year. We have a silent directed retreat instead of our annual seminary visits, which have been cancelled due to COVID. To lead us in this new endeavor we have a phenomenal retreat director, Father Scott Traynor. Father Scott is a highly experienced spiritual director, and has helped multiple young people discern their vocation over his twenty years of priesthood. He has served as a Newman Center Chaplain for both SDSU and USD, working with FOCUS. He has served in seminary formation for multiple years at St. John Vianney Theological Seminary in Denver, CO as a formator, professor, and most recently Rector of the seminary. He has directed multiple silent retreats for priests, seminarians, and lay people. He has…
Reckless is an opportunity for married couples of all ages and stages to invest in their relationship, enjoy a night away and be inspired in their journey of faith! We believe YOUR marriage is the heart of your home, your family, and society as a whole. We hope to give you and your spouse a chance to be intentional in your marriage…but reckless in your love. For more information or to Register, visit the Marriage & Family Life office
With the retirement of Bishop Swain, we are holding receptions where you will have a chance to greet him following the Masses at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph on January 11 and 12. Masses at the Cathedral are at 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 11, and at 7:30, 9:15, and 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday, January 12. Light refreshments will be served.
The Most Reverend Donald DeGrood will be ordained and installed as the 9th bishop of the Diocese of Sioux Falls. *This will be a ticketed event, therefore not open to the public. It will be available to watch through our YouTube channel at http://youtube.com/SFDiocese or here on our website.
Seminary visit to Winona March 14-16, 2020 Visit Immaculate Heart of Mary seminary in Winona, MN with Fr. Jordan Samson. Who: Males 16-25 years of age. When: Saturday morning March 14th. Return Monday afternoon March 16th. We will leave from Christ the King parish parking lot in Sioux Falls Saturday the 14th at 8:00am. Cost: Free RSVP ASAP by filling out this form. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSelPKZmQsaCbLLIQ-jy5y1gIXYzQgFdRyHaVQlBxhfuRCTljg/viewform
Seminary breakfast and Mass with Bishop DeGrood! February 14, 2002 Still interested in learning more about seminary? Friday February 14th some Sioux Falls seminarians will be praying at Christ the King Catholic Church 9-10am followed by breakfast at 10am. We will then go to the Cathedral for Noon Mass with Bishop DeGrood! Who: Males 16-25 years of age. When: Friday morning February 14th. Return Sunday afternoon February 16th. We will leave from Christ the King parish parking lot in Sioux Falls Thursday the 14th at 9:15am. Cost: Free RSVP by filling out this form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdOH1T8zY7Do0Vazjiw_utB8WnBBxJ2JexvXdzTrFaFxJHmnw/viewform
Visit St. John Vianney seminary and/or St. Paul Theological seminary in St. Paul MN with Fr. Jordan Samson and Fr. Andy Thuringer. Who: Males 16-25 years of age. When: Thursday morning November 14th. Return Saturday afternoon November 16th. We will leave from Christ the King parish parking lot in Sioux Falls Thursday the 14th at 9:15am. Cost: Free RSVP ASAP. Questions? Email Fr. Samson: firstname.lastname@example.org Register Online ASAP
Visit Immaculate Heart Seminary at St. Mary’s University in Winona MN with Fr. Jordan Samson and Fr. Tyler Mattson. Who: Males 16-25 years of age. When: Saturday morning November 9th. Return Monday afternoon November 11th We will leave from Christ the King parish parking lot in Sioux Falls at 8:30am Cost: Free RSVP by October 22nd Questions? Email Fr. Samson: email@example.com Register Online ASAP