Welcome to the parishes of Saint Ann of Humboldt and Saint George of Hartford, located just west of Sioux Falls, SD. Our two growing and thriving parish families exist to know, love, and serve Jesus Christ and His Church. Saint Ann Parish was founded in 1912, and the current church building was erected in 1970. Saint George Parish was founded in 1882, and the current building was erected in 2010. We hope you will join us for Holy Mass or another parish activity. Click here to learn how to join one of our parishes and follow us on Facebook for news, and events.

A Letter to the Parishioners of St Ann from Fr Kuhn

Dear Parishioners of St Ann’s, St Martin’s, St Stephen’s, St Mary of Mercy, St Patrick’s, St Mary’s (Salem), and Epiphany Parishes:

First, I want to say that I appreciate the current pastors and staff accommodating this little message, even before the new pastorate takes effect. And on behalf of Fr Bill Hamak, Fr Bob Krantz, and myself we look forward to getting to know all of you and striving to build up the Kingdom of Heaven.

I’m sure there are many questions and thoughts about how things will work but most of these will have to wait until after July 5th.There have been very few specific plans that have been made for the new pastorates at this point. One thing I can say at that this point is that the bishop has insisted that each “pastorate” be a “true linkage,” if you will; a given pastorate will not be multiple, independent linkages under some sort of general umbrella. What exactly that entails is yet to be determined, but it will include meetings with parishioners.

I am very grateful to the current pastors for meeting with Fr Hamak, Fr Bob, and myself this past May 8th and 9th because some basic things do have to be figured out prior to July 5th, such as paying bills and where each priest will live. One of the main things I wanted to let people know at this point is that, at least for the first year, Fr Bob Krantz will continue to live in Alexandria, Fr Bill Hamak will be living in Emery, and I will be living in Salem. We will be working on a (temporary) Mass & Confession schedule for the first year – this will also have to be set before July 5th – and this will certainly be published before that first weekend. I would like to emphasize that this will only be a    temporary schedule; as per the bishop’s instructions, the first year is to be used to figure out a longer term or more permanent plan, including a Mass schedule.

To do the will of God is what unites us with Him and gets us to Heaven. The most important thing for all of us to do during the implementation of this new structure – for priests and laity alike – is pray. The Lord knows what is best and He will come to our aid if we seek Him with a sincere heart.

Thank you and God bless you,

Fr Kuhn.


Adult Confirmation Preparation



Adult Confirmation Preparation

May – August, 2023

Wednesday evenings 7 – 8:30 p.m.

St Michael Parish Multipurpose Room

Summer Adult Confirmation Dates

Mass & Confession Times

~Sunday Mass~
Saturday:5:00pm (St George, Hartford)
Sunday: 7:45am (St Ann, Humboldt);
              9:30am (St George Hartford)

~Daily Mass~
Tuesday: 5:30pm (St Ann, Humboldt)
Wednesday: 8:30am (St Ann, Humboldt)
Thursday: 5:30pm (St George, Hartford) Adoration 6-9pm
Friday: 8:00am (St George, Hartford)
First Saturday: 8:30am (St George, Hartford)

~Confession Times~
Saturday: 3:30-4:30pm (St George, Hartford)
Tuesday: 6:00-6:30pm (St Ann, Humboldt)
Thursday: 6:00-7:00pm (St George, Hartford)
First Saturday: Before/After Mass (St George, Hartford)

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Saint Ann: “Save Time and Donate Online!”Online Giving is available for parishioners with WeShare, an easy and convenient way to save time and support the church. Donating is  simple, safe, and completely secure. With WeShare, you can set up a recurring weekly or monthly transaction using your checking, savings, or credit card account. You can decide how much to give to any collection and make changes any time, day or night. Plus, you can leave your checkbook at home on Sundays.  If you would like to enroll in Online Giving, simply click on the link. If you have any questionsor would like help setting up your account, please call or email Rechelle.

ST ANN: https://stannhumboldt.churchgiving.com/


Saint George has online giving available for our weekly offerings, as well as other parish collections. Donating is simple, safe, and secure and takes less than five minutes. You are able to give to any of our collections and view complete financial records at any time. Set up a one-time or recurring donation by following these three easy steps:

Click on the Online Giving link.       Select the collection you wish to donate to and click to make a donation. Enter your payment information. That’s it. You can return at any time to edit your donation or to view your financial records. Please contact Rechelle if you would like assistance.

ST GEORGE: https://stgeorgehartford.weshareonline.org/

**The Saint George Food Pantry is open to anyone who is in need. It is open during office hours & by appointment; call & leave a message for Rechelle. Please specify what items you need & they will be bagged & waiting for pick up in the entry. Please spread the word that we are available and ready to help.