Joshua Schipper

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Catholic education brought first-year teacher back to diocesan school

Attending Catholic schools influenced Jillian Walter’s life so greatly that she knew she wanted to come back and teach other students in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. After her […]

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Young people discuss upcoming World Youth Day

A  group of youths and young adults in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend met at Bishop Dwenger High School, Fort Wayne, on May 12 to discuss logistics for the upcoming […]

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Residents participate in city-wide church tour

Residents of Fort Wayne participated in the First Annual Sanctuaries and Stained Glass Tour on Sunday, May 15.  Participants had the opportunity to explore a number of churches and Christian […]

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Bishop Dwenger valedictorian focused on academic goals

After graduating from St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School, Jon Ellis knew that he had a shot at exceptional academics as he entered Bishop Dwenger High School. “Coming into Dwenger, I […]

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Bishop Dwenger salutatorian finds joy in service

Learning to balance activities and schoolwork led to great academic success for Bishop Dwenger High School salutatorian Mallory DeWald. “To become salutatorian, it definitely took a lot of hard work […]

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Diocesan teens discuss upcoming abortion decision

A handful of diocesan high school students, their youth ministry leaders and other Catholics of the diocese congregated at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Fort Wayne, on Wednesday, April 27, to […]

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Student interaction highlight of pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades made his annual pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger High School, Fort Wayne, on Tuesday, April 19. At the onset of his day-long stop, the bishop concelebrated […]

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Priests renew vows at Chrism Mass

A large delegation of priests from the South Bend area, as well as several deacons and seminarians, converged in a grand procession at St. Matthew Cathedral in South Bend on April […]

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Important sacramental records often unnoticed

According to Pope Francis, the sacraments “are Jesus Christ’s presence in us.” The Magisterium, or the teaching authority of the Church, defines what makes each sacrament valid, what words and […]

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Annual devotion provides opportunity for local exploration

While there are dozens of parishes in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, many Catholics only frequent their home parish to celebrate Mass and partake in the sacraments. A centuries-old […]

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Bishop Joins Pope in Consecration of Russia, Ukraine to Immaculate Heart of Mary

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades joined Pope Francis in the Consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary at St. Pius X Parish in Granger on Friday, March […]

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St. Patrick Oratory celebrates patron saint 

A good deal of early Catholic history in northeastern Indiana revolves around the building of the iconic Wabash-Erie Canal in the 19th century. Fort Wayne has two streets named for prominent […]