We the people of St. Isaac Jogues Parish, recognizing our rich Native American history and Jesuit identity are a Catholic community empowered by the Holy Spirit, the sacraments and prayer.
State/Province: South Dakota
The mission of Red Cloud Indian School, a Catholic institution administered by the Jesuits and the Lakota people, is to develop and grow as a vibrant Church, through an education of the mind and spirit that promotes Lakota and Catholic values.
Located in Porcupine, South Dakota, Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School provides a Lakota, Catholic, Jesuit education to students in kindergarten through eighth grade. An integral part of the Red Cloud Indian School system, OLL has been educating students on the eastern side of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation since 1931.
St. Francis Mission is a ministry of the Jesuits among the Lakota people on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in St. Francis, S.D.
Holy Rosary Mission Parish is located on and serves the Lakota people of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in Pine Ridge, S.D.
The Sioux Spiritual Center, nestled amid the hills of western South Dakota, is the heart of the Diocese of Rapid City’s efforts to develop native clergy and leadership on the reservations.