Entries by Laurie Hallstrom

Pastoral Ministry Days 2018: ‘The harvest is plentiful, the laborers are few’

By Becky Berreth “The family is the first seminary,” said Fr. James Mason. “It’s a seedbed of vocations. Your first call is to be a beloved child of God through baptism.” “Children are born seeking love and goodness,” agreed Sr. Joseph Andrew Bogdanowicz, OP. “When the people through whom God gave them their own distinctive […]

Rock Bottom — the Social Justice Commission examines addiction, prison and suicide

By Laurie Hallstrom Who are the addicts, inmates, and suicides of today? They are our family and friends. They are the flesh of Christ as we are the flesh of Christ. This was the message of the Diocese of Rapid City, Social Justice Commission 2018 Winter Workshop, “Rock Bottom, Addiction — Prison — Suicide,” held […]

Lent Reconciliation Schedule

Rapid City, Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Tuesday, February 20 — 6:30 pm (Night of Mercy) Hot Springs, St. Anthony of Padua, Tuesday, February 27 — 6:30 pm Ft Pierre, St. John the Evangelist, Tuesday, February 27  — 6:30 pm CT Presho, Christ the King, Thursday March 1 — 6 pm CT Lemmon, St. Mary, […]