About St. Lambert’s

St. Lambert Parish

St. Lambert Parish is named for Saint Lambert of Maastricht who lived around 635-700 in the Northeast area of Belgium. The saint’s feast is celebrated on 17 Sept.

St. Lambert Parish began in 1955 with 50 members and has grown to a vibrant community of over 1050 members.  Learn more about our history here.

St. Lambert Parish has a wonderful spirit of humility and generosity which are instrumental qualities in growing in the life of God.  These qualities are demonstrated every week through the stewardship of our parishioners, the leadership of our pastors and the active celebration of the sacraments.  In addition to the weekly celebration of the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist and Reconciliation, in the last year:

St. Lambert Parish is part of The Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls that has been serving the community of Eastern South Dakota for over 125 years.  To learn more about the diocese view the welcome brochure and visit the diocese web site.

St. Lambert Mission Statement

We strive to be a welcoming community, sharing the love of Jesus Christ through prayer, celebrating the Eucharist, educational opportunities, calling forth the unique gifts of each member, and reaching out to meet the needs of our parish and community.

The demonstration of this mission is realized through the active and generous actions of our community and we actively work to provide opportunities to grow and share our faith and gifts. To learn more check out the resources below and feel free to contact our Parish Staff.

St. Lambert School

St. Lambert School is a Catholic elementary school established in 1958 and is currently one of six Catholic elementary schools, a junior high and a high school that comprise Sioux Falls Catholic School System.

At St. Lambert School, students grow and develop skills, habits, knowledge and faith. Religious instruction is an integral part of our education process and there has always been a strong bond between the school and parish communities.

Click here to learn more about St. Lambert School.



Sisters of Perpetual Adoration at the Cathedral of St Joseph Collection

February is St Lambert’s month to supply necessary items to the Sisters of Perpetual Adoration at the Cathedral of St Joseph.  We ask you to take a slip with an item listed, purchase the item

40 Days for Life – St Lambert Day is Saturday, March 3rd

40 Days for Life is a time of quiet prayer for the sanctity of all human life - from conception to natural death. St Lambert Parish will cover Saturday, March 3rd from 7am—7pm in front


THE FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT A lot of people, especially kids, give up candy for Lent – and then devour it at Easter till their stomachs almost burst.   I read a story online about a

March 18, 2018 – First Sunday of Lent

Parish Bulletin - February 18, 2018

March 2018

March Daily Mass Schedule March Daily Mass Server Schedule March Weekend Ministries


Everyone is welcome to join our parish on Friday evenings in Lent for a Fish Fry or Lenten Supper followed by Stations of the Cross at 7:00 pm.  Here is the schedule for our meals:

From Father Joseph Scholten

THE SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME You have to begin with the end in mind. Renovating their home, no one starts to knock out walls without a new floor plan ready. In painting, each brushstroke


THE FIFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Catholic Family Sharing Appeal – One Faith, One Family!  This weekend gives us a chance as a parish to look back on Catholic Family Sharing Appeal (CFSA) from 2017