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Much More Than Numbers: Catholic Charities 100th Anniversary 2022 Year in Review

“Preach the Gospel at all times. When necessary, use words.” This quotation, attributed to St. Francis of Assisi, is an apt expression of the work of Catholic Charities of Fort […]

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Pro-Life Advocates Rally for 49th Annual March for Life

Hundreds gathered in downtown Fort Wayne on Saturday, Jan. 28, for the Rally and 49th Annual Fort Wayne March for Life. The peaceful protest is sponsored each year by Right […]

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Close to 100 People Gather in Elkhart to Pray for Pro-Life Efforts

Michiana residents gathered in Elkhart on Saturday, Jan. 21, to pray for an end to abortion. They came together for a prayer service, Elkhart Prayers for Life, on Bristol Street […]

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Listening to the Voice of God is Focus of Kickoff to Theology on Tap Winter Series on Identity

Father Andrew Budzinski kicked off the winter series of Theology on Tap on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the Historic Women’s Club in downtown Fort Wayne by speaking about identity and […]

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Beloved Diocesan Priest, Father Walter Bly, Passes Away at the Age of 90

Father Walter Bly, retired priest in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 26, at the age of 90. “The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend is […]

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First Class Relics Will Tour Diocese as Part of Eucharistic Revival

The first-class relics of Blessed Carlo Acutis and St. Manuel González García will tour seven churches in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend this month. The tour begins on Wednesday, […]

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Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, Jan. 30: 8 a.m. – Mass and Pastoral Visit, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School, Fort Wayne Tuesday, Jan. 31: 12:05 p.m. – Month’s Mind Mass for Pope Benedict XVI, […]

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Rest in Peace: January 29, 2023

Angola Edward James Lopshire, 95, St. Anthony of Padua John Edward Thomas, 67, St. Anthony of Padua Willa Caroline Wise, 84, St. Anthony of Padua Auburn Connie Helmkamp, 91, Immaculate Conception Fort […]

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Cathedral School of St. Matthew Students Meet to Work on Becoming Saints

When Campus Minister John Fyrqvist asks the 50 second, third, and fourth grade students who come to the after-school Chiara Luce Badano Club at Cathedral School of St. Matthew in […]

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Catholic Schools Do More with Less

For many parents, choosing a school for their children is a complex process. There are numerous factors to take into consideration, such as what type of education their child will […]

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High School Diaconal Ministry a First for Diocese

Two high school teachers made diocesan history when Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades ordained them to the permanent diaconate earlier this month. According to the bishop, the ordinations of Deacons Harry […]

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Mass Planned to Commemorate the 10-Year Anniversary of the Death of Bishop John M. D’Arcy

On Feb. 3, 2023, a special Mass will be celebrated at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne in honor of the 10-year anniversary of the passing of […]