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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 […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, May 16: 2 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Warsaw Monday, May 17: 5 p.m. — Mass and Blessing for Graduates of Notre Dame Masters of Divinity Program, Christ […]

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Bishop appoints Father Matthew Coonan vicar for clergy

Father Matthew Coonan has accepted an appointment by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades to be vicar for clergy, a position that has been added to the curia of the Diocese of […]

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Priest assignments

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following assignments of priests, effective June 15, 2021: Reverend Gregory Abuya, to Parochial Vicar, St. Jude […]

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Bishop to students: ‘We are temples of the Holy Spirit’

Students at St. John the Baptist School in Fort Wayne welcomed Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades to their first all-school Mass of the year during his pastoral visit April 27. Principal […]

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Bishop to USF grads: ‘Keep the right priorities’

The weather was fair and sunny, and even a chilly breeze did not seem to cloud the spirits of those attending a baccalaureate Mass for the 2021 graduating class of […]