National

Vote on proposed abuse protocols put on hold as bishops begin meeting

Diocese

Around the Diocese: November 18, 2018

National

Mass, ceremony mark 100th anniversary of World War I’s end

Local
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Obituaries

Rest In Peace: November 18, 2018

Auburn Norman Roark, 87, Immaculate Conception Fort Wayne Robert J. Heiny, 96, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Lillian M. Bail, 100, St. Jude Sara Beach, 32, St. Vincent de Paul Notre […]

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Bishop

Weekly schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, November 19: 1 p.m. —  Meetings of Corporations of Diocese, Catholic Cemeteries and Saint Anne Communities, Archbishop Noll Center, Fort Wayne Tuesday, November 20: 9 a.m. —  Meeting with High School […]

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Bishop

High school students prepare for Church leadership roles

On a feast day recalling Rome’s first generation of Catholic churches, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades spoke with students from all four diocesan high schools about an initiative for building the […]

World News
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Vatican

Equestrian order helps Holy Land Catholics, encourages dialogue

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The 30,000 members of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem fund about 80 percent of the annual budget of the Latin Patriarchate of […]

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National

National appeal supports elderly Catholic sisters, brothers and religious order priests

WASHINGTON — The annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection will be held Dec. 8-9 in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. Coordinated by the National Religious Retirement Office in Washington, […]

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World News

News Briefs: November 18, 2018

Archbishop Gomez: ‘Pray hard’ for all affected by Calif. shooting LOS ANGELES (CNS) — After a shooting spree late Nov. 7 at a country-music bar in Thousand Oaks, about 40 […]

Columns
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The Sunday Gospel

Nothing is strong enough to stand against God

Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time Mark 13:24-32 The Book of Daniel provides the first reading this weekend. Michael, the “great prince” of the angels, is the center of attention. He […]

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Perspective

Roots of Catholic anger

After a month out of the country, working in Rome at Synod-2018 and helping mark the 40th anniversary of John Paul II’s election at events in Brussels and Warsaw, I […]

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Perspective

Sober but serene themes of judgment in the spirituals

I’ve often been impressed by the ability of old African-American spirituals to treat serious subjects in a clear, memorable and almost joyful way. This is true even of weighty matters […]

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