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Sharing the journey of holiness to heaven

The popular saying, “It’s not the destination, it’s the journey!” didn’t consider the Taylors. The Catholic couple recently celebrated 25 years of marriage and know well that it is both […]

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Supreme Court allows fetal burials, rejects abortion limits in Indiana

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The U.S. Supreme Court weighed in on two different aspects of Indiana abortion laws May 28. It upheld a state law — reversing an appeals court ruling […]

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Catholic Communication Campaign helps church evangelize, inform Catholics

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Catholic communications in all forms — print, digital, broadcast, social media — are essential to informing the Catholic faithful about the Catholic Church, two Church communicators told […]

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Obituaries

Rest in Peace: May 26, 2019

Auburn Charley Mitchell, 78, Immaculate Conception Decatur Arlene R. Bentz, 86, St. Mary of the Assumption Brea Zoll, 39, St. Mary of the Assumption Carmen R. Hurst, 76, St. Mary […]

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Diocese

Three to be ordained to priesthood June 1

Three deacons from the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend will be ordained to the priesthood on Saturday June 1.  Spenser St. Louis José Arroyo Acevedo Daniel Niezer The Mass of […]

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The Sunday Gospel

Peace will be with those who love God

Sixth Sunday of Easter John 14:23-29 The Acts of the Apostles again provides the first reading for a weekend in the Easter season. As it grew, Christianity not only expanded […]

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Diocese

Around the Diocese: May 26, 2019

Ancilla College celebrates 52nd graduating class DONALDSON — Ancilla College graduated its 52nd class in school history on Saturday, May 4, at Ancilla Domini Chapel. State Rep. Jack Jordan addressed […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, May 26: 10:30 a.m. — Confirmation Mass, Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Warsaw Tuesday, May 28: 6:30 p.m. — Mass with Dedication of Altar, Our Lady of Good Hope Church, […]

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Pro-life leaders applaud passage of abortion bill in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (CNS) — By passing a bill to ban abortion in nearly all circumstances, the Alabama Legislature has recognized that abortion is “the extinguishing of a unique human life,” […]

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St. Louis sure of path God has for him

By Samantha Rohloff Deacon Spenser St. Louis, who will be ordained into the priesthood on June 1, comes from the city of Fort Wayne. Having always been Catholic and grown […]

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Parents, World Youth Day aided in discernment

Deacon Daniel Niezer anticipates his ordination to the holy priesthood at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on June 1. He has been formally preparing for this day throughout the […]

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Vocation ‘an adventure of love’ for Deacon Arroyo

Deacon José Arroyo Acevedo was raised in Luquillo, Puerto Rico. There, his home parish was San José, and in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend his home parish is St. […]