Before presenting the final contemplation of the Spiritual Exercises, St. Ignatius calls attention to two points: The first is that love ought to manifest itself in deeds rather than in words. The second is that love consists in a mutual sharing of goods, for example, the lover gives and shares with the beloved what he… Read more »
St. Francis Mission - Located in St. Francis, SD
About St. Francis Mission
St. Francis Mission is a ministry of the of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) among the 20,000 Lakota (Sioux) people on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in south-central South Dakota. It is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1886. The purpose of the Mission is to re-evangelize Catholic Lakota people and bring the Gospel of Jesus the Christ to those who have not heard it.
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Engaging the Word: 10/26/14
Published on 10.23.2014
Pumpkin Carving Fun!
The SFM Youth group, in collaboration with the St. Francis community, had a pumpkin carving/game night on Monday, October 20th, and it was a success! 22 kids participated in the pumpkin carving & game night, along with some with their families! It was a great turnout and a fun night. Next up? The… Read more »
Engaging the Word: 10/19/2014
Published on 10.18.2014
In the reading this week from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah we hear how King Cyrus, a king who does not know God, is anointed by God to do God’s work. Taken together with the other readings assigned for this week, perhaps the message is to remember that there is in truth just one… Read more »