January 14, 2014 // Local

Bishop Rhoades to celebrate Memorial Mass for Bishop D’Arcy

FORT WAYNE — Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades will celebrate a Memorial Mass for Bishop John M. D’Arcy at 12:05 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 3  — the first anniversary of the passing of Bishop D’Arcy. The Mass will take place at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne, and all the faithful are welcome to attend. After Mass, the annual blessing of throats for the feast of St. Blaise will be offered.

In addition, the Cathedral Choir will perform the Requiem Mass by Gabriel Fauré in memory of Bishop D’Arcy at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 2, (the anniversary of Bishop D’Arcy’s priestly ordination) in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Admission is free, and all are invited to attend.

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