Sacrament of Eucharist

This Sacrament is celebrated every weekend by the community as well as most weekdays. Children who are in the second grade are prepared to receive the Body and Blood of Christ for the first time in Holy Communion. Important First Sacraments details are available.

When is Mass celebrated?

Sacrament of Baptism

We celebrate the Sacrament of Baptism with infants after the 5:30 p.m. Saturday Mass and the 11:00 a.m. Sunday Mass each weekend or during any weekend mass. A preparation session is required if this is a couple’s first child or if it has been more than three years since the last child was baptized.

For more information contact our office at 605-342-3336.

Sacrament of Confirmation

Confirmation is celebrated once a year. Formation is open to all middle school aged students. Preparation for celebrating this sacrament begins in early September and concludes in late April. View additional important details on 6th and 7th Grade Confirmation.

Catholics who are in high school or older may prepare for this sacrament through the RCIA program.

Sacrament of Anointing the Sick

The Sacrament of Anointing may be celebrated at any time for someone who is seriously ill or entering the hospital for surgery. One needs only to call one of the parish priests to make arrangements to celebrate this sacrament. For additional information, please contact the office at 605-342-3336.

Sacrament of Marriage

This program provides personal guidance to couples preparing for marriage. The purpose of this ministry is to help engaged couples to better understand each other and their backgrounds and to share and discuss their expectations of marriage. In order to properly prepare for this sacrament, a couple must set up an initial meeting with one of the parish priests or deacons four months prior to the anticipated date. For more information, please contact the office at 605-342-3336.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is celebrated on Saturday afternoons from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the year. In addition, a communal service is celebrated during both the Advent and the Lenten Seasons. The sacrament can also be celebrated individually by appointment. Children who are in the second grade are prepared to celebrate First Reconciliation. Important First Sacraments details are available.

Daily Conscience Examination
Reconciliation Journal