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God bless our holy mothers

  ‘She truly desired the faith’ My mother converted to Catholicism before she married my dad. The significance of her conversion did not sink in until I got older and […]

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Obituaries

Rest in Peace: May 3, 2020

Arcola Norman Burkett, 64, St. Patrick Fort Wayne Elfreda Anderson, 88, St. Patrick  Beatrice Markley, 81, St. Vincent de Paul Phyllis Reed, 95, St. Vincent de Paul Granger Dawn Rojics, […]

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Eleven myths about religious life

CHICAGO — Don’t let common misunderstandings about sisters, brothers, and priests trip you up on your discernment journey. Here is the hard data on what’s really happening in religious life […]

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Obituaries

Rest in Peace: April 26, 2020

Decatur James T. McGill, 98, St. Mary of the Assumption Fort Wayne Gerald J. Couture, 87, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception  Rosemary Haughan, 81, St. Charles Borromeo Dennis H. J. […]

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Around the Diocese: April 26, 2020

Annual Women’s Care Center Golf Classic postponed FORT WAYNE — John Tippmann, Sr. and Don McArdle, co-chairmen of the annual Women’s Care Center Golf Outing at Sycamore Hills Golf Club, […]

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Epidemic danger and Catholic sacraments

By Thomas Joseph White, O.P. Editor’s note: The following article first appeared online April 9, 2020, at firstthings.com. As the Church enters a Triduum where a great majority of the […]

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April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month

WASHINGTON — To prevent child sexual abuse, it is important to keep the focus on adult responsibility while teaching children skills to help them protect themselves. Consider the following tips: […]

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Alleluia, He is risen!

Catholics across the diocese celebrated Holy Week in a new way. Here are some glimpses at livestreams and other Masses depicted in photos. Chrism Mass on Holy Thursday Click here […]

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Bishop requests faithful join in Easter prayer

FORT WAYNE — As Catholics around the world celebrate the passion, death and triumph over death of the Lord during Holy Week, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades has extended an invitation […]

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Around the Diocese: April 12, 2020

Holy Cross College commencement ceremony postponed NOTRE DAME — The president of Holy Cross College, Father David T. Tyson, CSC, announced recently that the college will postpone all graduation exercises […]

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Stations of the Cross available for viewing anytime

Click here for more photos by John Martin During a livestreamed event Friday, April 3, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades prays the Stations of the Cross at the Cathedral of the […]

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Good Friday opportunities for prayer nationally and locally

USCCB president asks for national moment of prayer on Good Friday WASHINGTON — Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, has invited […]