Bishop

Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend to release names of priests who committed sexual abuse

Bishop

Weekly Schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Bishop

Annual Bishop’s Appeal funds applied diocesewide

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Diocese

Fourth consecutive record set by 2017 Annual Bishop’s Appeal

The 2017 Annual Bishop’s Appeal “One Body in Christ” was a success. For the fourth consecutive year, the appeal set a diocesan record for total dollars donated, generating $6,953,240 in […]

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Diocese

The annulment process –— an act of mercy

Editor’s note: This article is the first in a short, monthly series on marriage annulment in the Catholic Church and the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. The annulment process upholds […]

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Around the Diocese: August 19, 2018

Forever Learning adds theater classes SOUTH BEND — Forever Learning Institute is offering senior adults over 120 classes this fall on just about every topic one can imagine: languages, playing […]

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National

News Briefs: August 19, 2018

Knights’ donations, volunteer hours and members keep growing, CEO says BALTIMORE (CNS) — In an opening address Aug. 7 at the 136th annual Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention, the organizations’ […]

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National

Keeping Catholic school tuition affordable requires creativity

By Chaz Muth and Carol Zimmermann WASHINGTON (CNS) — Making Catholic education accessible to everyone has been a mission of the Church in the U.S. for centuries, but keeping it […]

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Vatican

Pope revises catechism to say death penalty is ‘inadmissible’

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Building on the development of Catholic Church teaching against capital punishment, Pope Francis has ordered a revision of the Catechism of the Catholic Church to assert […]

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Perspective

Flowers for Mary: finding beauty in the backyard

Janet Easter is experiencing Braxton Hicks contractions as she arranges a bouquet in her backyard, and she is unfazed. “I’m having contractions, which is hilarious,” she says, stripping the leaves […]

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Perspective

Summer enchantment

For prayer, I sit next to a window by a small tiered terrace. During summer, it overflows with red dragon wing begonias interspersed with pink hydrangeas and slender curly stalks […]

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The Sunday Gospel

Those who search for God will find everlasting peace

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time John 6:41-51 The First Book of Kings provides this weekend’s Liturgy of the Word with its first biblical reading. Unified Israel’s kings are the central […]

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