Entries by Becky Berreth

Technology Support Specialist

DIOCESE OF RAPID CITY Applications are being accepted for the full time position of Technology Support Specialist. Click here for a full job description FUNCTION: The Technology Support Specialist has the following responsibilities: Provides network design, maintenance and support of the Diocesan computer services, hardware and software. Provides support and education to staff members regarding […]

St. Katharine Drexel — June 2016

(Mother M. Francis Xavier McCann and St. Katharine Drexel with Navajo men and two Franciscans near St. Michaels, Ariz, where the Sister of the Blessed Sacrament teach at St. Michael Indian School. Photo courtesy of the Archives of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament.) Katharine Drexel was born in Philadelphia into a wealthy family in […]

St. Margaret Mary Alacoque — May 2016

St. Margaret Mary Alacoque grew up in seventeenth-century France during a time of rebellion against the church and a turning away from her teachings. Margaret’s father died when she was about eight years old, and so she was sent to live and go to school with the Urbanist Sisters. She grew in devotion and loved […]

Niobrara Young Adult Retreat/Canoe Trip

Held at  Smith Falls campground May 20-22, 2016. It will be a weekend of camping, canoeing, fellowship, and prayer. Limited space, first come first serve. Applications can be found online or obtained from Randy Vette – for more information contact rvette@diorce or 716-5214 ext 228. Click here for a registration form!

Vote Now: Fr. Hatcher, SJ, Lumen Christi Award Nominee

Vote now! Father John Hatcher, SJ, has been nominated for Catholic Extensions Lune Christi Award. Fr. John Hatcher, SJ Diocese of Rapid City After entering the Jesuits in 1961, Fr. John Hatcher quickly found himself working with Native people. Since 1975 he has dedicated himself to the Lakota people by founding, building and running the […]

St. Faustina — April 2016

“Be always merciful as I am merciful. Love everyone out of love for me, even your greatest enemies, so that My mercy may be fully reflected in your heart.” — Jesus to St. Faustina St. Faustina Kowalska is often called the Apostle of Mercy. The Lord Jesus chose Sr. Mary Faustina as the secretary of […]

St. Patrick — March 2016

Patrick eventually made it back home, but had a vision which took him on a different path: “I saw a man coming, as it were from Ireland. His name was Victoricus, and he carried many letters, and he gave me one of them. I read the heading: ‘The Voice of the Irish.’ As I began […]