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.

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  • Presentation Cojourners

    With joyful hearts, Sisters and Cojourners witnessed and pledged their support to two individuals as they became Presentation Cojourners. Ruth and Steve Scherschligt gathered with those in the Sioux Falls area for reception, for prayer, dinner and visits prior to attending Mass at St. Mary’s …

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  • Cojourners Provide Picnic Tables

    The Sioux Falls Presentation Cojourner group directed by Sister Lynn Marie Welbig recently put their Presentation charism to work by purchasing two picnic tables for the women’s and children’s outdoor area of the Bishop Dudley Hospitality House in Sioux Falls, SD. The group contributed $660 …

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  • Presentation Day and Novena

    Sisters, Cojourners and Friends of Nano from all around the world are invited to join in the 2015 Presentation Day Novena prepared by the Presentation Sisters leading up to this feast day.   Click here to download the 2015 Presentation Day Novena Presentation of Mary On …

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