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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June 27, 2015

Supreme Court Ruling on Same Sex Marriage

A deeply divided United States Supreme Court has issued a tragic ruling for our country…

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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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December 07, 1965

Dignitatis Humanae

A sense of the dignity of the human person has been impressing itself more and…

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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…

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
June 27, 2015

Supreme Court Ruling on Same Sex Marriage

A deeply divided United States Supreme Court has issued a tragic ruling for our country…

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
December 07, 1965

Dignitatis Humanae

A sense of the dignity of the human person has been impressing itself more and…

Read More