Candidates from across the diocese seeking confirmation and catechumens seek all three sacraments of imitation (baptism, first communion and confirmation) attended the Rite of Election, March 1, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Rapid City. Candidates from across the diocese seeking confirmation and catechumens seeking all three sacrament of initiation (baptism, first communion and confirmation) attended the Mass.

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Antiphons used with permission of St. Meinrad Archabbey © St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, IN 47577, 1994. All Rights Reserved.  Antiphon texts from the English translation of The Roman Missal © 2010, International Commission on English in the Liturgy Corporation, Washington, D.C. All rights reserved. Used with permission.  Psalm texts from The Revised Grail Psalms © 2010, Conception Abbey/The Grail, administered by GIA Publications, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission. Congregational Refrain texts by Columba Kelly, OSB, © 2012, Saint Meinrad Archabbey. Published by OCP. All rights reserved.

All Antiphon and Congregational Refrain settings by Columba Kelly, OSB; keyboard accompaniments arranged by Raymond Henderson, © 2017, Saint Meinrad Archabbey. Published by OCP. All rights reserved.

Excerpts from the English translation according to the third typical edition. The Roman Missal. Approved by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and Confirmed by the apostolic See © 2011 Archdiocese of Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications. All rights reserved.