Welcome to Saint John Paul II Catholic Parish! We are a missionary people who desire to live the fullness of God’s plan for our lives and families. In our need for salvation, we witness to the world — through our ordinary lives — that we have encountered Christ in Person, in Scripture, and in Sacrament.

We strive to make faith relevant to our daily lives through the recognition that God has come to us through His Son, Jesus Christ! We believe He dwells among among us: in our hearts, our homes, and our community of believers. You will find us in many ordinary places, and you'll also find us gathered together at the extraordinary altar for the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass. Come and see what is happening in Harrisburg!

Weekend Mass Times

Saturday: 4:30 p.m. at Shalom Lutheran Church, 1000 E. Maple St., Harrisburg.

Sunday: 9:30 a.m. at Harrisburg High School, 1300 Willow St., Harrisburg

Daily Mass Times

Tuesday: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday & Thursday: 8:30 a.m. Friday: 7:15 a.m.

Daily Mass is celebrated at the Parish Chapel, 220 S. Cliff Ave., Suite 126, Harrisburg.

Confessions

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available every Saturday beginning at 3:30 p.m. at Shalom Lutheran Church or by appointment. Contact Fr. John at frjohnrutten@sfcatholic.org.

Office Hours

Monday: Closed Tuesday-Thursday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Register at St. John Paul II

Registering is fast and easy. Simply click the button below to complete the online registration form. Then return the completed form to the parish office via email, postal mail, in person at our office, or drop it in the collection basket at Mass. Our contact information is listed below.

After you register, you'll receive our New Parishioner Welcome Packet, full of helpful information to help you feel at home in your new parish.

We look forward to welcoming you into our JP2 Crew!

Support the parish through online giving

Did you know that 56% of financial gifts given to our parish last year came through electronic giving? Electronic giving is simple, safe, and secure. And better yet—you don't have to remember an envelope each weekend! Click the button above to start your electronic gift. You can make a one-time gift or set up a recurring donation on a frequency that you choose. If you have any questions, please contact the parish office. Thank you for your support of our parish!

Witness Wednesdays

Each Wednesday, we'll bring you stories of how people have found faith relevant to their everyday lives and how they are sharing the faith with others. We invite you to share your story with us, too! Just send us an email with your name and story. For past stories, we invite you to check out our Witness Wednesday archive.

Spiritual growth is a journey. Discover ways to make yours possible and read how others have grown in their spiritual lives in our Witness Wednesday stories.

Join us to grow together, grow in faith, and grow in our friendship with each other and with God.

We appreciate your support. Find out what resources and materials we could use.

God can bless you with everything you need, and you will always have more than enough to do all kinds of good things for others.

Every human person is gifted uniquely and individually by God. Share your talents with our parish by volunteering for various ministries.

View and download the weekly bulletin to stay informed.

Visit and follow our SoundCloud account to listen to Father's weekly homilies.

Join our Facebook group to connect with other parishioners and stay up-to-date on news and announcements.

Find calendars, homilies, volunteer schedules, contact information, prayers, and much, much more on our parish app. Available for download on Apple and Android smart phones.

Learn more about the Harrisburg Catholic Community.

Fill out our online registration form to officially become part of the JP2 Crew!

View this schedule that outlines various duties for Mass each Sunday.

The sacraments are a gift from Jesus that give us grace and sustain us. Learn about receiving the sacraments in our parish.

Contact Information

220 S. Cliff Avenue, Suite 126 Harrisburg, SD 57032

Call: 605.988.3750

Email: office1@jp2sd.org