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Sister Marie Celeste Sabers

October 21st, 2017|Categories: General|

Sister Marie Celeste Sabers       Services for Our Dearly Departed Born to Life – October 1, 1931 Born to Eternal

International Day of Eradication of Poverty

October 16th, 2017|Categories: General|

Presentation Sisters around the world join together, striving to end extreme poverty Seventeen Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted by world leaders in September 2015 at an historic UN Summit.  Over the next fifteen years, with these new Goals

Historic Day for Nuclear Disarmament

September 25th, 2017|Categories: General|

Historic Day for Nuclear Disarmament. In 1984 the Aberdeen Presentation Sisters took a corporate stand on nuclear disarmament: "We are women who value life as a sacred gift of our Creator. Nuclear weapons threaten to

International Day of Peace

September 21st, 2017|Categories: General|

  Today, as we celebrate the International Day of Peace, we reflect on the 2017 U.N. Peace Day Theme:   TOGETHER for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All   This theme is based on the

Remaining Together in Support of DACA and Dreamers

September 15th, 2017|Categories: General|

As our county continues to have the future of the Dreamers unknown, many religious leaders and members of the community are standing up for continued support of these young people who were brought to the

Solidarity Vigil for Dreamers and DACA

September 7th, 2017|Categories: General|

Voice of Sister Janet Horstman Solidarity Vigil for Dreamers and DACA September 5, 2017 in Sioux Falls, SD Good evening everyone.  Over the last 5 years I have had the amazing opportunity and incredible privilege

Season of Creation, September 1 – October 4, 2017

September 1st, 2017|Categories: General|

As Presentation Sisters and Presentation People we gladly take the pledge in our daily lives and invite you to join together during this Season of Creation. During this month long celebration, over 2 billion Christians

Prayer Tour #4, Buddhist Meditation Center

August 24th, 2017|Categories: General|

The Fourth Prayer Bus Tour, sponsored by Pax Christi South Dakota and the Multi-Cultural Center of Sioux Falls (MCC), was held on Sunday, August 20, 2017.  About 25 people boarded the purple bus provided by

Obituary for Steven E. “Sam” Sommers

August 23rd, 2017|Categories: General|

The Sisters and Presentation Convent employees remember and celebrate the life of long-time employee Steve Sommers. Steve was a part of the Presentation family for 37 years and formed many friendships with the Sisters and

Women Religious Stand Together for Peace

August 17th, 2017|Categories: General|

The Presentation Sisters' Justice Commission and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious stand up against violence and promote peace.    Statement from our Justice Commission: We the Sisters  Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary of