June 23, 2023 // Diocese

Around the Diocese: June 25, 2023

Approximately 300 Catholic faithful from Sacred Heart and Our Lady of Guadalupe in Warsaw joined together on Sunday, June 11, for the Feast of Corpus Christi. The True Presence of the Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity of Jesus in the Holy Eucharist was celebrated, beginning with a Holy Hour at Sacred Heart and then a procession in prayer with Sacred Heart Pastor, Father Jonathan Norton elevating the Monstrance the .8 miles to McKinley Park, where he led the faithful in the Litany of the Precious Blood and the combined choirs sang Pan de Vida. The procession then continued the .9 miles to Lucerne Park with Deacon Marco Castillo of Our Lady of Guadalupe elevating the Holy Eucharist in the Monstrance half the distance and Our Lady of Guadalupe Pastor, Father Constantino “Tino” Rocha elevating for the final leg. Father Tino then presided over the Solemn Benediction. The day ended with a shared meal at Sacred Heart. — Photos by Bob List

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Wine and Jazz Event Helps Students through Scholarships

Nicole Hahn On Saturday, May 20, the Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus Monsignor Thomas Dillon Council 1014 in Huntington held a Wine Around the World event at their facility to raise money for the Rob Mayo Scholarship Fund. There were wine tastings and music presented by world-renowned four-time Grammy nominated jazz musician Denny Jiosa. The event brought in more than $3,000 for the scholarship fund. Scholarships assist Catholic graduating high school seniors and go toward their first year of college. The scholarship was created in memory of Rob Mayo, Property Manager of St. Felix Monastery, after he passed away.

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