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Around the diocese: January 21, 2018

Education for Ministry unit on catechesis FORT WAYNE — The Education for Ministry Program began in 1991 and is the foundational catechetical training program for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South […]

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Payday lending bill makes practice more equitable for borrowers

INDIANAPOLIS — A bill to make payday lending more equitable for borrowers is under consideration at the Indiana General Assembly this year. The Indiana Catholic Conference supports the proposal. Senate […]

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Weekly schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, January 21: 10 a.m. — Byzantine Mass, Malloy Hall, University of Notre Dame  Sunday, January 21: 5 p.m. — Ecumenical Vespers, St. Monica Church, Mishawaka  Monday, January 22: 6:30 p.m. — Mass, […]

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Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children

WASHINGTON — The General Instruction of the Roman Missal, No. 373, designates Jan. 22 as a particular day of prayer and penance, called the “Day of Prayer for the Legal […]

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Funeral services take place for Deacon Paul Dits

SOUTH BEND — Deacon Paul Dits, an ordained deacon of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, died Jan. 11 at the age of 98. After his youth and initial schooling […]

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Bishop Rhoades’ visit is highlight of new year at Dwenger

Click here for more photos from the visit. Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades’ pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger High School, Fort Wayne, on Thursday, Jan. 11, was a highlight of the […]

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Cardinal offers profound thoughts on importance of silence

By Nancy L. Roberts The ancient psalm, “Be still and know that I am God,” is a challenge in today’s world of constant noise and distraction. But it is necessary […]

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Catholic school teachers shine the ‘Light of Learning’

Tom Heminger, St. Jude School — Observing the everyday interactions between Tom Heminger and his students, one realizes that there is a unique quality in his teacher-student relationships. There is […]

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Abby Johnson to speak at inaugural Indiana March for Life

The Archdiocese of Indianapolis, the Diocese of Lafayette and Right to Life of Indianapolis are teaming up to offer the inaugural Indiana March for Life on Jan. 22 in Indianapolis, […]

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Indiana General Assembly 2018 legislative session expected to be ‘fast and furious’

“Fast and furious” — these are the words used by Glenn Tebbe, executive director of the Indiana Catholic Conference, to describe what’s ahead for the less than three-month session of […]

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License denied for abortion business in South Bend

Today’s Catholic and the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend were pleased to receive the following news from the Indiana Right to Life organization this morning. We thank you, God, for […]