Adult Faith Formation

Our Lady of the Black Hills offers several Adult Faith Formation opportunities:

RCIA – Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (Classes to learn more about/join the Catholic Church)

Visit Becoming Catholic  to learn more. Offered Mondays from 6:30-8 PM beginning September 25th. Individuals seeking to learn about the Catholic Church, desiring to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation, or Catholics wanting to learn more about the Church are invited to attend weekly education and faith sharing. Please feel free to attend and learn more about the faith, there is no obligation to join the Church. Contact the office with questions at 605-787-5168.

Bible Studies

Early Bird Bible Study: Mondays at 7:30 AM in the library, led by Duane Riedlinger

'Just Men' Bible Study: Thursdays at 9 AM in St. Francis, (downstairs, you may enter through the back door), this study covers the upcoming weekend's readings including reflection and discussion. This study is led by Dave Allardyce.

Sunday Scripture Study: Thursdays at 9 AM in the parish hall. All women are welcome to join us as we delve into the rich history of the Catholic faith by studying the Gospel of John with the Ignatius Catholic Study Bible, materials provided. The study is led by Barb Landers, Laura Kelso, and Pamela Weaver. 

For questions or to contact the Bible Study leaders please call the office at 605-787-5168.

Wisdom Wednesday

The fourth Wednesday of each month; all are welcome to attend lectures on various topics from invited speakers. Lectures are from 6:30-7:30 PM. Feel free to come to one or all sessions!

Theology on Tap

Join us the first Monday of the month (the second Monday if the first is a holiday) at the OLBH Rectory, 8242 Stagestop Road, from 7:15-9:15 PM. Theology on Tap is a speaker series open to young adults in the 20s and 30s to learn more about the Catholic faith and to grow in fellowship. Bring a beverage, we will have the snacks! Visit Theology on Tap to view upcoming speakers. Contact Angela with questions at 605-787-5168.

Small Group Studies

Small group learning opportunities are offered throughout the year. Watch the bulletin for upcoming study topics and to register. We look forward to growing in faith with you.