The Office of Stewardship for the Diocese of Rapid City

Helping you build a Stewardship Parish
and cultivate a Catholic Way of Life

In the Diocese of Rapid City, Stewardship is a broad vision for the parish and the individual that encompasses everything necessary for people to feel welcomed, fed, and nourished in their relationship with God and with neighbor.

This vision is built on a strong Foundation and supported by 3 Pillars-

Generous Hospitality: Welcome, Invitation, Fellowship

Lively Faith: Prayer, Formation, Study

Dedicated Discipleship: Intentional Love of God and Neighbor

The Office of Stewardship offers resources and support to use these pillars to build a stewardship parish and cultivate a Catholic way of life.

Weekly Blogs

The Director of the Office of Stewardship offers weekly reflections on the “Living this Catholic Way of Life” blog. 

You’ll find thoughtful refelctions on Scripture, suggestions for tools to use at your parish, and stories of those emboldened and enlivened in their faith. 

Done-for-You Resources

The Office of Stewardship offers inspiring blogs, videos, testimonials, and print materials to help encourage parishioners to delve deeper into the heart of God and come alive in their faith.

Take a look at our resources page for modules to share with parish leaders, committee members, or to study on your own.

Live Events

We’re committed to helping you grow in your faith and giving you the opportunity to help you deepen your love of God and of neighbor. 

We host several events throughout the year to encourage you in each pillar of Stewardship. 

One-on-One Support

We’ve developed several assessments and tools to help you take a pulse of your parish, determine your areas of greatest need, and learn where to focus your resources most effectively.

Schedule a time to meet with our office one-on-one to create a customized plan to awaken your parish.

THE SUMMIT | SEPTEMBER 28, 2019 | Terra Sancta

Summit:  Our Story – Created. Captured. Rescued. The Diocese of Rapid City’s Annual Summit, sponsored by the Office of Stewardship will be held, Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Terra Sancta Retreat Center.  Like last year, our desire for the Summit is to provide inspiration and renewal to all Christians living in Western South Dakota.   Our speaker is Fr. John Riccardo of the Archdiocese of Detroit.  His witness and his words are truly inspirational and his message simple, relevant and profound.  We promise to offer you time to relax, to enjoy fellowship, to pray and to experience the outstanding hospitality of Terra Sancta’s staff.  We look forward to sharing the day with you! 

Cost is $25 per individual or $50 per family  |  Includes lunch 

“Pray Always”

“Pray Always”

The Office of Stewardship"Pray without ceasing." 1 Thess. 5:18  I have always felt, as a parent and as a catechist, that teaching prayers is much easier than teaching someone to pray.  On one hand, the development of a relationship between two people is not...

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“And everyone who has given up houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or lands for the sake of my name will receive a hundred times more, and will inherit eternal life.” Matthew 19:29

“And everyone who has given up houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or lands for the sake of my name will receive a hundred times more, and will inherit eternal life.” Matthew 19:29

The Office of Stewardship"And everyone who has given up houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or lands for the sake of my name will receive a hundred times more, and will inherit eternal life." Matthew 19:29 Many years ago I read a book by Dr....

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ChristLife at OLBH

ChristLife at OLBH

The Office of StewardshipChristLife at OLBH by Joni Osnes, Adult Faith Formation Coordinator, Our Lady of the Black Hills In 2016 Bishop Gruss addressed the people of the Diocese of Rapid City with his pastoral letter entitled Through Him, With Him, and in Him.  The...

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CHANCERY OFFICE

606 Cathedral Drive
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 343-3541

CHANCERY ANNEX AT TERRA SANCTA

2101 City Springs Rd Ste 200
Rapid City, SD 57702
(605) 716-5214

TERRA SANCTA RETREAT CENTER

2101 City Springs Rd, Ste 300
Rapid City , SD 57702
(605) 716-0925
stay@terrasancta.org

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VICTIM ASSISTANCE COORDINATOR

Barbara Scherr
(605) 209-3418