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‘The Lord wants to speak to us through the Scriptures’

Christians’ relationship with God depend on a growing familiarity with His word, parishioners of St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Fort Wayne were told by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades at […]

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Christ the light is always with us

In the heart of winter, the Church gives the faithful special means to remember the healing light of Christ. Rooted in ancient celebrations, Candlemas — a popular name for the […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, January 26: 9 a.m. — Mass of the Sunday of the Word of God, St. Vincent de Paul Church, Fort Wayne Tuesday, January 28: 11:30 a.m. — Fort Wayne You Can Lend […]

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Bishop Rhoades celebrates Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Gratitude abounds — To begin the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades concelebrated and preached a homily during the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom of […]

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‘Don’t be afraid to be faithful to the truth of Christ’

Students at Bishop Luers High School, Fort Wayne, were challenged to seek truth and a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ during a pastoral visit by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades on […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, January 19: 10 a.m. — Byzantine Divine Liturgy, Chapel of Mary, Seat of Wisdom, Malloy Hall, University of Notre Dame  Sunday, January 19: 5 p.m. — Vespers and Dinner, Old College, University […]

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Twenty-one admitted to candidacy for Order of the Diaconate

During an evening Mass Jan. 11 celebrating the feast of the Baptism of the Lord, 21 aspirants from the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend celebrated the Rite of Admission to […]

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‘Cor Jesu’ young adults celebrate ministry’s first year

For a year, tens of young adults from the Fort Wayne area have met for a weekly evening of eucharistic adoration, reconciliation, benediction and Mass. On Wednesday, Jan. 8, Cor […]

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Light of Learning recipient honored during pastoral visit

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades made his annual pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger High School, Fort Wayne, Friday, Jan. 10. With a handful of students serving at Mass, the bishop celebrated […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Wednesday, January 15: 7:45 a.m. — Mass and Pastoral Visit, Bishop Luers High School, Fort Wayne Thursday, January 16: 11 a.m. — Meeting of the Priest Personnel Board, Archbishop Noll Catholic Center, Fort Wayne […]

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Diocese blessed by decade of Bishop Rhoades’ pastoral leadership

At a Solemn Mass of Installation Jan. 13, 2010, the Memorial of St. Hilary of Poitiers, the Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades became the ninth bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend. […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, January 5: 11 a.m. — Mass, St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend Tuesday, January 7: 6:30 p.m. — Meeting with Fraternus and Fidelis groups, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Fort Wayne Wednesday, […]