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.




Latest News

  • Raise Awareness on Domestic Violence

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, so the Presentation Sisters are generating additional awareness and encouraging you to assist in eliminating both personal and societal violence in our community. Domestic violence is a serious problem and the Sisters are taking a stand by raising awareness …

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  • SD Peace & Justice Conference

    The SD Peace & Justice Conference, The Human Face of the Death Penalty, was attended by 30 plus persons Oct. 3 & 4, 2014, including Sisters Gabriella Crowley, Mary Lou Geraets, Myra Remily and Pegge Boehm. Speaker and criminal defense attorney Jeff Larson, who is …

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  • Consistent Ethic of Life

    October is annually observed as Respect Life Month across our nation. The Presentation Sisters stand for the dignity of life and the rights of each human person and so we oppose any policy or course of action, which diminishes life including: • Abortion • Euthanasia …

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