Religious Education classes begin Wednesday, September 17. Menu for dinner (served 4:30-6PM): Pizza, Veggies & Dip, Ice Cream.

Welcome! Blessed Sacrament is a Roman Catholic Church located in Rapid City, SD.

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Today's Scripture Readings (text)
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Weekend Mass Commentary (archive)

September 14, 2014 (Exaltation of the Holy Cross)
September 7, 2014 (23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time)
August 31, 2014 (22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time)
August 24, 2014 (21st Sunday in Ordinary Time)

What's New? Divine Mercy Tour 2014 Video | Faith On The Road Outdoor Mass | Latest Mass & Homily | Children's Book "Wish List"

Religious Education 2014-2015

Religious Education classes begin on September 17 at 3:45 or 5:45 for PS – 8th grade. The Preschool and Kindergarten program is ALLELU! The 1st – 6th grade classes will be using Alive in Christ. The 7th grade will be using The Theology of the Body for Middle School and the 8th grade will be using a Thematic program, including topics on The Church, Revelation, Sacraments and The Kingdom of God. All programs (with the exception of TOB/MS) are published by Our Sunday Visitor. For more information on these programs, check out their website. TOB/MS is published by Ascension Press and you can visit their website for more information on this program, or contact Mary at 342-3336 or with any questions. Registration Form

Religous Education Calendar 2014-2015

Teens in high school, especially if you have already been confirmed, YDisciple is for YOU!

YDisciple is not a program – it is an apprenticeship in the Christian life. YDisciple aims to:

We will meet on Wednesday nights starting at 6:30pm at Blessed Sacrament starting on September 17, 2014. You will meet as small groups weekly with your leaders for 90 minutes. Friends are welcome to join your small group. Registration forms are available on the bulletin board by the youth office or by clicking here.

Parents and teens can check out more information about YDisciple at Questions? Contact Jenny Spencer at (605) 342-3336 or email

Confirmation 2014-2015

Confirmation classes for 9th & 10th graders will begin on Wednesday, Sept. 17th. Registration forms are available here on-line or can be found on the table by the Youth Office. Completed forms, should be turned in by Wednesday, Sept. 10th, to the Youth Office. Please contact Lisa Wattenhofer or Jenny Spencer for additional information at 605-342-3336.

Confirmation Calendar 2014-2015

Contemplative Prayer Gathering

Conducted by Most Rev. Robert D. Gruss, Bishop of Rapid City
Evening of September 29th, 2014 (Monday) at Blessed Sacrament Church

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Children's Book "Wish List"

With the enthusiastic response to the Children's Liturgy during Mass, we hope to expand the parish lending library to include quality children's books for praying at Mass and borrowing to take home. If you would like to help by purchasing any of the books on our "wish" list or make a financial contribution, please contact Mary Farrell in the parish office.

Faith On The Road

Teens who have already been confirmed,

Are you not sure what the church offers you after Confirmation? Want to gather with people your age? Do you wonder about what the church teaches and why? Want to serve the Rapid City community?

Faith On The Road (FOTR) is for you! We meet on a monthly basis (sometimes more frequently depending on activities), for a variety of activities and events including: movie clubs, pizza discussion nights, visiting Newman Centers, serving meals at the Cornerstone Rescue Mission, serving community members in need, learning how to defend your faith beyond high school, and more!

There is no cost, food is provided and friends are welcome to come. Come and check out how to take your Faith On The Road! Questions? Call Denise at the youth office: 605.342.3336

...Continuing the Work of Jesus
Blessed Sacrament Church
4500 Jackson Boulevard
Rapid City, SD 57702
 Phone 605.342.3336
Fax 605.341.5668