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Teachers praised for their work at luncheon

Administrators, pastors and Christ the Teacher awardees from Fort Wayne-area Catholic schools in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend were honored at the “You Can Lend A Hand Luncheon” at […]

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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 2022: Deacon Brian Florin to St. Adalbert […]

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Five men ordained to life of service

As the Church’s first deacons were appointed to minister to its members in the Acts of the Apostles, so too are modern-day deacons called to serve others. On May 21, […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, May 24: 10:30 a.m. – Jubilee Mass for Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters, Victory Noll, Huntington Wednesday, May 25: 10:30 a.m. – Meeting of Presbyteral Council, Wyndham Garden […]

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Priest assignments

Reverend Benjamin Muhlenkamp has resigned as Pastor of St. Anthony de Padua Parish, South Bend, and has been granted a leave of absence for personal reasons, effective May 16, 2022. […]

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Seminarians on the way to the diaconate

  View the livestream of the ordination here. Sometimes vocations are chosen. Other times vocations choose us. These five men have determined that the vocation of priest is the one […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, May 16: 11:15 a.m. – “You Can Lend a Hand” Luncheon, Grand Wayne Center, Fort Wayne Monday, May 16: 2:30 p.m. – Meeting of Seminary Review Board, Archbishop Noll […]

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Statement from Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

The Upcoming Supreme Court Decision in Dobbs Case  The draft opinion of the Supreme Court case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, leaked last week, has generated angry protests […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, May 10: 3:30 p.m. – Meeting of Indiana Bishops, Indianapolis Wednesday, May 11: 9 a.m. – Mass and Meeting of Indiana Catholic Conference, Indianapolis Wednesday, May 11: 7 p.m. […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, May 2: 8 a.m. – Meeting of Indiana Bishops and Major Superiors of Religious Institutes, Indianapolis Monday, May 2: 5 p.m. – Mass and Blessing for Graduates of Masters […]

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Catholic Charities 100 years – A legacy of hope

It was in 1922 when Bishop Herman J. Alerding saw a need for better organization of the Church’s charitable activities in the Diocese of Fort Wayne, which at that time […]

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Student interaction highlight of pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades made his annual pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger High School, Fort Wayne, on Tuesday, April 19. At the onset of his day-long stop, the bishop concelebrated […]