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News Briefs: July 24, 2022

House bill to codify Roe is ‘unjust, extreme,’ say USCCB WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNS) – The chairmen of two U.S. bishops’ committees said a measure passed by the House on July […]

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St. Mary’s Heritage Fund grants awarded for 2022

Parishes:  St. Joseph – Hessen Cassel, $2,000: Parish food bank Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, $8,500: Tuition subsidy for Burmese children St. Mary Mother of God, $1,200: Ave Maria House […]

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St. Jude youth group encounters Real Presence in service

The St. Jude Fort Wayne parish youth group recently completed its annual mission trip. From June 19-24, a group of 34 students, 10 chaperones and visiting clergy participated in the […]

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Father Jayasuriya glorifies God for years of priesthood

“Vocation is a mystery and a gift,” said Father Wimal Jayasuriya, as he reflected on the journey that brought him to the priesthood. This year marks the 25th anniversary of […]

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Scripture a source of guidance, encouragement during Father Jacob Gall’s 60 years of ministry

Father Jacob Gall believes people need to base their life on the rock of Jesus Christ. He has relied on that rock during a long and full life. Father Gall, […]

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Fall Confirmation schedule

St. Joseph Church, LaGrange – Aug. 27: 10 a.m. St. Joseph Parish, LaGrange St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend – Sept. 24: 4 p.m. St. Matthew Cathedral Parish, South Bend Sacred […]

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Celebrating the Sisters of Notre Dame in carrying out mission

For 49 years, the sisters of Notre Dame have blessed the St. Jude community in Fort Wayne. They served the parish and school as teachers, principals and caregivers throughout their […]

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Bishop Rhoades confers sacrament of confirmation to children in Nigeria

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades is traveling with Father Francis Chukwuma to the Dioceses of Awka and Nnewi in Nigeria for their priesthood ordinations. On Sunday, July 10, he had the […]

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Sister Colleen Bauer, SSND, celebrates golden jubilee

Sister Colleen Bauer, SSND, just celebrated two milestones — retiring from teaching after 49 years — 35 of which were spent at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School — and […]

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Father John Eze called from a very young age

Queen of Peace Pastor Father John Eze has one defining statement: “It is all by grace and mercy.” That statement is on a sign on the wall in his office.  […]

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Old sanitarium gains new life devoted to Blessed Mother

Tucked along the main road into northeast Indiana’s lake country – Indiana State Road 9 – lies a cluster of buildings in Rome City. Beautiful in architecture, but strange in […]

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Catholic Media Association announces awards at convention

Today’s Catholic received seven awards at the annual Catholic Media Association Conference. The awards are: Best Annual Report – Catholic Non-Profit Organization: First Place Catholic Community Foundation Annual Report 2021 […]