Bishop Archive

Pro-Life Advocates Rally for 49th Annual March for Life Default Thumbnail
Bishop

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 […]

Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades Default Thumbnail
Bishop

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, […]

Priest Announcement Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Priest Announcement

The Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following announcement: Reverend Dominic Savoie to Administrator, Sacred Heart Parish, Fort Wayne, effective January 16, 2023.

Bishop Rhoades Experiences “Luers Spirit” During Pastoral Visit to Bishop Luers High School Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Bishop Rhoades Experiences “Luers Spirit” During Pastoral Visit to Bishop Luers High School

It was a joyful day at Bishop Luers High School on Tuesday, Jan. 17. Most Reverend Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades arrived for his annual pastoral visit and began his visit […]

Greater Respect for All Human Life Focus of Holy Hour Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Greater Respect for All Human Life Focus of Holy Hour

Catholics across the country were encouraged by members of the Secretariat of Pro-Life Activities of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) to observe a nationwide prayer vigil from […]

Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, Jan. 24: 10:30 a.m. – Priest Personnel Board Meeting, Sacred Heart Church, Warsaw Wednesday, Jan. 25: 4 p.m. – Pro-Life Panel Event, Geddes Hall, University of Notre Dame Sunday, […]

Special Education Program Highlight of Pastoral Visit to Bishop Dwenger High School Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Special Education Program Highlight of Pastoral Visit to Bishop Dwenger High School

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades made his annual pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger High School on Friday, Jan. 13. During the visit, Bishop Rhoades celebrated Mass, visited theology classes, and took […]

Priest Announcement Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Priest Announcement

The Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following announcement: Reverend Eustace Okorie Parochial Vicar, St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Fort Wayne, effective Jan. […]

Eucharistic Formation Days  Increase Hunger for Christ Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Eucharistic Formation Days Increase Hunger for Christ

One of the elements of the on-going Eucharistic Revival is becoming more deeply educated about the truths of this life-giving mystery at the heart of the Church. Bishop Kevin C. […]

Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, Jan. 17: 9:30 a.m. – Mass and Pastoral Visit, Bishop Luers High School, Fort Wayne Thursday, Jan. 19: 8 p.m. – Diocesan Holy Hour, National Prayer Vigil for Life, […]

Deacon Assignments Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Deacon Assignments

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following assignments of permanent deacons for 2023: Deacon Daniel T. Avila to diaconal ministry at St. […]

Historic St. Peter Catholic Church Still Vibrant After 150 Years Default Thumbnail
Bishop

Historic St. Peter Catholic Church Still Vibrant After 150 Years

The towering slate-colored steeple of St. Peter Parish seems to rise majestically from the inner-city neighborhood where it’s located — a neighborhood that has known its share of struggle. Crossing […]