May 01, 2018

Do you love the people you meet each day?

I spent last Saturday afternoon with my hands in the dirt.  My wife and I…

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April 23, 2018

Catholic Views Interview

Chris Motz was recently on Catholic Views to talk about the past year’s legislative Session….

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April 11, 2018

PODCAST: New SD Catholic Conference focuses on public policy

It’s Chris Motz’s job to talk about two topics that many people try to avoid:…

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April 01, 2018

Return the rural family to the very center of our social order

“The rural family needs to regain its rightful place at the heart of the social order.”  Why?…

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February 23, 2018

Real Presence Live Episode with Chris Motz

Fr. Gross speaks with Chris Motz of the South Dakota Catholic Conference about two important…

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January 30, 2018

SB 110

Senate Bill No. 110 Our Position: Support Brief Description: Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion…

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January 30, 2018

SCR 3

Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 3 Our Position: Support Brief Description: A Resolution committing the Legislature…

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January 30, 2018

HB 1123

House Bill No. 1123 Our Position: Support Brief Description: Prohibit certain persons suffering from a…

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September 08, 2017

New Director of SDCC

Statement from the Roman Catholic Bishops of South Dakota Appointment of the Executive Director of…

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July 01, 2016

Political Activity Guidelines for Catholic Organizations

The USCCB Office of General Counsel is providing these guidelines to (arch)dioceses, parishes, and other…

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February 08, 2016

Re-Statement from the Roman Catholic Bishops of South Dakota Regarding Proposed Legislation on the Death Penalty

The South Dakota Legislature will consider legislation during the 2016 Legislative Session to repeal the…

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November 07, 2015

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

2015 USCCB Document – Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic…

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February 02, 2015

Access to Adequate and Affordable Healthcare

In a statement released during the 2013 Legislative session I noted that “access to adequate…

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September 02, 2014

Openness with God is not a Game but a Destiny

The following is an excerpt from the September 2014 edition of The Bishop’s Bulletin addressing…

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January 23, 2014

Re-Statement from the Roman Catholic Bishops of South Dakota Regarding Proposed Legislation on the Death Penalty

It is expected that the South Dakota Legislature will consider legislation during the 2014 legislative…

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January 12, 2013

Regarding the Provision of Affordable Healthcare and the Dignity of all Persons

The Diocese of Sioux Falls, reflecting the teaching of the Catholic Church, has and will…

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August 21, 2012

Faithful Citizenship and Voting

We are in the midst of one of the most contentious elections in memory, as…

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October 06, 2010

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

From October 2010 – The Bishop’s Bulletin Several years ago when I was rector of…

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May 01, 2018

Do you love the people you meet each day?

I spent last Saturday afternoon with my hands in the dirt.  My wife and I…

Read More
April 23, 2018

Catholic Views Interview

Chris Motz was recently on Catholic Views to talk about the past year’s legislative Session….

Read More
April 11, 2018

PODCAST: New SD Catholic Conference focuses on public policy

It’s Chris Motz’s job to talk about two topics that many people try to avoid:…

Read More
April 01, 2018

Return the rural family to the very center of our social order

“The rural family needs to regain its rightful place at the heart of the social order.”  Why?…

Read More
February 23, 2018

Real Presence Live Episode with Chris Motz

Fr. Gross speaks with Chris Motz of the South Dakota Catholic Conference about two important…

Read More
January 30, 2018

SB 110

Senate Bill No. 110 Our Position: Support Brief Description: Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion…

Read More
January 30, 2018

SCR 3

Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 3 Our Position: Support Brief Description: A Resolution committing the Legislature…

Read More
January 30, 2018

HB 1123

House Bill No. 1123 Our Position: Support Brief Description: Prohibit certain persons suffering from a…

Read More
September 08, 2017

New Director of SDCC

Statement from the Roman Catholic Bishops of South Dakota Appointment of the Executive Director of…

Read More
July 01, 2016

Political Activity Guidelines for Catholic Organizations

The USCCB Office of General Counsel is providing these guidelines to (arch)dioceses, parishes, and other…

Read More
February 08, 2016

Re-Statement from the Roman Catholic Bishops of South Dakota Regarding Proposed Legislation on the Death Penalty

The South Dakota Legislature will consider legislation during the 2016 Legislative Session to repeal the…

Read More
November 07, 2015

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

2015 USCCB Document – Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic…

Read More
February 02, 2015

Access to Adequate and Affordable Healthcare

In a statement released during the 2013 Legislative session I noted that “access to adequate…

Read More
September 02, 2014

Openness with God is not a Game but a Destiny

The following is an excerpt from the September 2014 edition of The Bishop’s Bulletin addressing…

Read More
January 23, 2014

Re-Statement from the Roman Catholic Bishops of South Dakota Regarding Proposed Legislation on the Death Penalty

It is expected that the South Dakota Legislature will consider legislation during the 2014 legislative…

Read More
January 12, 2013

Regarding the Provision of Affordable Healthcare and the Dignity of all Persons

The Diocese of Sioux Falls, reflecting the teaching of the Catholic Church, has and will…

Read More
August 21, 2012

Faithful Citizenship and Voting

We are in the midst of one of the most contentious elections in memory, as…

Read More
October 06, 2010

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

From October 2010 – The Bishop’s Bulletin Several years ago when I was rector of…

Read More