What is an annulment?

As Fr. Leo, explains in his post titled What is an annulment? on the Reflections in the West River site, it is actually a term most commonly used when referring to a decree of invalidity. Read Fr. Leo’s entire article to learn more about...
Get more from the Mass

Get more from the Mass

Susan pulled into the church parking lot on Sunday morning, early as usual. The children had just finished their morning Rosary. During Mass, the choir was perfectly on key and the priest’s sermon seemed tailored to Susan’s life. Each moment felt spiritually...
Renewing the Liturgy

Renewing the Liturgy

Starting with Advent 2011, the English speaking Catholic Church will start to use the Third Edition of the Roman Missal. Many parishes will be offering a series about the changes in the Mass. For those that have attended a previous Returning Catholics series, and have...

Commissioning of Lay Ministry Candidates

24 Lay Ministry Candidates have completed  the Ministry Formation Class work and will be commissioned on Monday, April 11, 2011, at 5:30 pm, at Saint Joseph Church in Spearfish with a reception to follow. Fr. Steve Biegler, the Diocesan Administrator, will...