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Ann Carey

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Remains of aborted babies buried in South Bend

A cold, gray, wintry day in South Bend seemed like an appropriate setting for the burial of 2,411 aborted babies, whose remains were interred there Feb. 12. The babies had […]

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Contraceptives lawsuit will proceed against Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A lawsuit to force the University of Notre Dame to provide free contraceptives and abortifacient drugs in its health plans will proceed after receiving a green […]

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Notre Dame hosts expert panel on clergy sex abuse crisis

The annual University of Notre Dame Forum on topics of importance began its 2019-20 season with the difficult issue of clergy sex abuse in a Sept. 25 keynote panel entitled […]

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Diocese reacts to discovery of fetal remains at abortionist’s home

The Sept. 13 disclosure that the preserved remains of over 2,200 aborted babies had been found at the rural Illinois home of the recently deceased Indiana abortionist Ulrich “George” Klopfer […]

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Federal Appeals Court allows South Bend abortion facility to remain open

On Aug. 22, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit issued a narrow opinion that allows the unlicensed Whole Woman’s Health Alliance to continue providing chemical abortions at […]

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Enhancing, strengthening Catholic family life focus of symposium

A symposium on Catholic family life attracted 30 experts in theology, social sciences and family life to the University of Notre Dame July 19-21 to discuss ideas for enhancing the […]

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Unlicensed abortion facility allowed to open in South Bend

Updated June 24 to include new developments. After a nearly two-year legal battle, an unlicensed abortion facility started booking appointments in a location in South Bend, Indiana, on June 19 […]

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The Notre Dame Evangelium Vitae Award goes to Little Sisters of the Poor

By Ann Carey NOTRE DAME — A standing ovation in a packed Basilica of the Sacred Heart greeted the Little Sisters of the Poor who were on campus April 9 […]

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ND project studies how Christian communities respond to persecution

By Ann Carey NOTRE DAME — Christians are being persecuted today more than members of any other faith, and the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Civil and Human Rights […]

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Year of Consecrated Life celebrated

By Ann Carey Click here for photos from the Vespers Service. NOTRE DAME — Scores of men and women who are members of religious orders serving in the Diocese of […]

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Three men ordained as deacons

By Ann Carey  For more photos visit the photo gallery SOUTH BEND — Three diocesan seminarians — Craig Borchard and David Violi of St. Pius X Parish in Granger, and […]

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WCC garners largest donation in nation on Give Local day

By Ann Carey SOUTH BEND — A pregnancy help center in South Bend led the entire country in donations made to a single charity during the Give Local national giving […]