National

Lent: Giving up, doing extra, or both, aren’t one size fits all

Bishop

Protect the poor and vulnerable by opposing predatory payday loans

Bishop

Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Local
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Special

Livestreamed ASL Mass aids inclusivity

The Deaf and Hard of Hearing ministry of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend strives to facilitate the practice of the Catholic faith by those who may be left out […]

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Diocese

A new beginning for Catholic Community Foundation of Northeast Indiana

The Catholic Community Foundation of Northeast Indiana has been a steady presence in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend since its inception as a 501(c)(3) corporation in 1994, but it […]

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Business and faith work together for society, says ethics expert

“It’s really important not to give in to the pressures to keep religion out of business,” said Andrew Abela, Ph.D., provost at The Catholic University of America, as he explored […]

World News
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Vatican

Rice Bowl asks Catholics to ‘Share the Journey’

BALTIMORE — As Pope Francis asks that Catholics around the world “Share the Journey” with migrants and refugees, Catholic Relief Services’ Rice Bowl offers those in the United States a way […]

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National

Captain of Olympic hockey team played for Catholic schools

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Brian Gionta, captain of the U.S. men’s Olympic ice hockey team, competed in the 2006 Winter Games and played on three NHL teams, but his skating roots […]

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National

News Briefs: February 25, 2018

Nuns withdraw from ministry in Mexican city wracked by violence MEXICO CITY (CNS) — An order of nuns has withdrawn from an especially violent city after the parents and sister […]

Columns
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The Sunday Gospel

God has provided for us through His Son

Second Sunday of Lent Mark 9:2-10 The Book of Genesis is the source of this weekend’s first reading. Often, Genesis is associated with its creation narratives. But much else is […]

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Perspective

‘He Ain’t Heavy …’: the death of my same-sex attracted brother

“I don’t believe in hell. If there is a hell, it can’t be any worse than my life here.” These were the most striking words from my 55-year-old, same-sex-attracted brother […]

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Perspective

Sex education ‘opt-in’ bill receives hearing in House committee

A bill to establish the state’s sex education program as an “opt-in” rather than an “opt-out” program received a lengthy hearing in the House Education Committee on Feb. 15. The […]

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