Presentation Sisters feed their spiritual lives through private and community prayer and reflection. Eucharistic Adoration in Blessed Sacrament Chapel is a daily event for sisters living in Aberdeen, while the Prayerline Ministry allows the sisters to become aware of and pray for the needs of those they serve.

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Today the Presentation Sisters can be found ministering to the needs of those in all walks of life, yet they remain grounded in their first ministry: education. Their education ministry has grown from primary and secondary schools to include colleges, parishes, ESL classes, hospitals, seminars and other venues where education is a key component.

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Health Care

The Presentation Sisters often refer to the employees of the Avera Health system as “our heart and hands.” This is because the lay women and men are truly partners in ministry with the Presentation and Benedictine Sisters.

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Cojourners, our lay associates, partner with the Presentation Sisters while they continue their own vocation and career.

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Presentation sisters are a vowed faith community who share the mission of Jesus.

Lenten Reflections

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  • St. John’s Bible

    The Gospel and Acts volume of the St. John’s Bible arrived at Presentation College (sponsored ministry of the Presentation Sisters) to coincide with the beginning of the blessed season of Lent and was unveiled to the public at a special “Open House” event Sunday, February 22, …

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  • “Any Advice for Women Considering?”

    Sister Vicky Larson answers the question, “Any advice for women considering?” The 2-minute video was released today on Sister Story’s website. Sister Story is the ongoing story of National Catholic Sisters Week. A national campaign aimed at broadening awareness of Catholic sisters. View the video …

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  • SD Death Penalty SB121

    Has the time come for South Dakota to repeal the death penalty? A call for nonviolence Presentation Sisters raise awareness and share with others the systemic injustices in our country and world. They support a seamless approach to life issues partaking in local, state and …

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