Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help

The Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help


Encounter Jesus, then share Jesus with others.


The Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help,
drawing forth the gifts and talents of our community
and embracing the treasury of the Catholic Faith,
encounters Jesus in a welcoming community so that
each person may experience an ongoing intimate
friendship with Jesus that compels them to serve
others and share His friendship.

Facts about the Cathedral

  • Construction started in 1960
  • Third Cathedral in the Diocese of Rapid City
  • Serves a parish family of 1,200 families
  • Blessed with the guidance of nine bishops (Stariha, Busch, Lawler, McCarty, Dimmerling, Chaput, Cupich, Gruss, Muhich)

The Cathedral parish family offers people an encounter of the Father's love leading to true healing, authentic freedom, and sharing the joy of the Gospel. We offer authentic encounters with Christ through the Sacraments, unceasing prayer, formation, and our genuine witness of Catholic life. Our staff and parish leaders are people who have a prayerful reliance on the Lord, live humbly, demonstrate joyful collaboration, and live with a passion for mission. In all our ministries, we seek to build Christ-centered relationships; provide accessible conversion; and pursue intentional beauty.

We are excited to welcome new members to our team!! If you are passionate about our mission and interested in working with us please check out our open positions by clicking on "jobs".