Jennifer Barton

Jennifer Barton

Staff Writer

Today’s Catholic welcomes Jennifer Barton as our new staff writer. Jennifer is a devout Catholic with B.A. in History and Minor in Theology from the University of Saint Francis. She also has an Associates in Applied Science in Meteorology from the United States Air Force Academy. Jennifer is a proud Bishop Dwenger graduate, wife and mother of five who belongs to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parish. Her writing portfolio includes work for Fort Wayne Magazine and VisitFortWayne.com.

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End-of-year giving in the diocese

As the year draws to a close, the light of the Christmas season signals the light of the world. And as gifts are given to friends and loved ones, it […]

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Lay pastoral ministry in high schools — a ministry of accompaniment

A shepherd walks among his flock, leading and guiding it through fair or stormy weather. He feeds them physically and spiritually. He spends his life amidst the flock. Following Christ’s […]

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Searching for the lost sheep

If there is one point to remember, it’s that there is hope. Hope for brothers and sisters, daughters and sons who have fallen away from the Church. Not only is […]

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Legacy of love continues beyond loss

She called herself “the beggar.” She believed that was God’s intention for her life. So when Virginia Schrantz, founder of Miss Virginia’s Food Pantry on the south side of Fort […]

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Advent gift guide

The gift of experiences As the celebration of Jesus’ birth draws near, Mary comes to the forefront as well. From Nov. 30-March 8, loved ones can view images of Mary […]