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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  • Poetry Reading

    During English class at Presentation College, a sponsored ministry of the Presentation Sisters, students were encouraged to write a poem or bring one of their favorite poems to class and read it aloud. All Faculty, staff and students were invited to attend the poetry reading. …

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  • Human Trafficking Awareness

    Sisters Pat Prunty and Myra Remily of the Presentation Convent speak about human trafficking and why it’s important to be aware of the fact that it can and does happen in South Dakota. video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player   Human Trafficking in South Dakota By …

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  • Earth Hour – March 28

    Earth Hour was a simple idea that turned into a global phenomenon, with hundreds of millions of people coming together to display a commitment to protect the one thing that unites us all – our planet. We only have one planet and all of us …

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