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Adults complete initiation into Catholic Church

More than 50 adults were fully received into the Catholic Church May 30 and June 12 as Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades confirmed them in Fort Wayne and South Bend, completing […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, June 14: 11 a.m. — Virtual Meeting of Our Sunday Visitor Governance Committee Tuesday, June 15: 6:30 p.m. — Virtual Meeting of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Religious […]

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Priest appointments

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following appointments: Reverend Kenneth Amadi to Parochial Vicar, St. Joseph Parish, Mishawaka, effective May 26, 2021. […]

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Celebration on feast of Corpus Christi includes renovation blessing

It was a full house at Blessed Sacrament on June 6 for the feast of Corpus Christi and the blessing of the newly renovated social hall by Bishop Kevin C. […]

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‘Harvest day’ for the diocese as seven ordained

Ordination of a new priest is always an extraordinary event, but this year on June 5, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne was packed full as seven men […]

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New priest assignments

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following assignments of priests, effective June 21, 2021: Reverend Michael Ammer, to Parochial Vicar, St. Jude […]

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Deacon appointment

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following appointment:  Deacon Jerome Kohrman, from Diaconal Ministry at St. Mary, Mother of God Parish, Fort […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, May 30: 11:30 a.m. — Adult Confirmation Mass, St. Peter Church, Fort Wayne  Monday, May 31: 9 a.m. — Mass, St. Vincent de Paul Church, Fort Wayne Tuesday, June 1: 5:30 p.m. […]

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Deacon assignments

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following assignments of transitional deacons for the summer of 2021: Deacon Mark Hellinger to St. Mary […]

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Ordered to the life of Christ the Servant

Smiling faces and hearty hugs abounded at the ordination of Deacons Brian Isenbarger and Mark Hellinger by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades May 22 at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, […]

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Lifting of the Dispensation from the Obligation of Mass

Roman Catholic Province of Indianapolis Effective 11 June 2021 The celebration of the Eucharist at Mass is the source and summit of our life and mission as Catholics. Since March […]

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Weekly schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, May 23: 11 a.m. — Commencement Ceremony, University of Notre Dame Sunday, May 23: 5 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, St. Adalbert Church, South Bend Monday, May 24: 10 a.m. — Meeting of […]