Christopher Lushis

Freelance Writer

Christopher Lushis is a freelance writer and photographer from Bethlehem, Pa. He is a graduate of both Holy Cross College and the University of Notre Dame, where he studied psychology and theology. He primarily covers news and events in the South Bend/Notre Dame area of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend in Indiana.

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Marian students encouraged to trust in the healing message of Lourdes

By Christopher Lushis For more photos visit the photo gallery. MISHAWAKA — “I can’t think of a place I’d rather be today, except Lourdes, than Marian High School!” exclaimed Bishop […]

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Faithful celebrate, honor Our Lady of Guadalupe

By Chris Lushis For photos from more celebrations visit the photo gallery. WARSAW — Hundreds of Catholic faithful were in attendance for a late Vigil Mass at Our Lady of […]

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Bishop Rhoades encourages protection of life, religious liberty at Red Mass

By Christopher Lushis NOTRE DAME — “Seek first the Kingdom of God and His righteousness, this is our Christian vocation.” Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades offered this challenging reminder to those […]

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Bishop Rhoades leads pro-life rosary to begin National Respect for Life Month

By Chris Lushis SOUTH BEND — To commence Respect Life Month, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades led over 200 participants in a Rosary for Life outside the South Bend abortion clinic […]

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Bishop celebrates 50th anniversary Mass at Marian High School

By Christopher Lushis Click here for more photos from the event MISHAWAKA — “Put out into the deep! Do not be afraid to live your faith!” announced Bishop Kevin C. […]

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Teens encounter Christ’s love and serve as disciples on bcX Retreat

By Christopher Lushis NOTRE DAME — High school students from the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend joyfully came together for the annual bcX Retreat, July 22-25, to participate in liturgical […]

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Msgr. Schooler completes emotion-filled 1,200-mile bicycle adventure through Europe

By  Chris Lushis GRANGER — In celebration of his 40 years of pastoral service within the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Msgr. Bill Schooler joined several friends and family members […]