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Faith planted in fertile soil for candidates, catechumens

At the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne on Sunday, March 6, catechumens and candidates joined together in the presence of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades to publicly proclaim […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Wednesday, March 9, 10:30 a.m. – Lenten Day of Recollection for priests; St. Martin de Porres Church, Syracuse Thursday, March 10, 6:30 p.m. – Vespers and annual leadership meeting with […]

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Catechumens and candidates profess eagerness to receive graces of the Catholic Church

Many current and prospective members of the Catholic Church were brought together under one roof on Sunday, Feb. 27, in South Bend for the Rite of Election and Call to […]

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Bishop Rhoades answers questions on war, Ukraine

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades visited the annual Rekindle the Fire Men’s Conference on Saturday afternoon for a Q&A session and to celebrate Mass. During the Q&A session, Redeemer Radio host […]

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Rekindle the Fire unites men in faith

Hundreds of men convened at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne for the annual Rekindle the Fire conference on Feb. 26. Fathers Ben Muhlenkamp and Stephen Felicichia […]

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A Lenten message from Bishop Rhoades: ‘Now is a very acceptable time!’

On Ash Wednesday, we hear these words from St. Paul’s second Letter to the Corinthians: “Behold, now is a very acceptable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.” Lent […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, February 28, 12 p.m. – Luncheon meeting with Damascus Missionaries; Hoppy Gnome, Fort Wayne Tuesday, March 1, 10:30 a.m. – Priest Personnel Board meeting; Sacred Heart, Warsaw Tuesday, March […]

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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception welcomes Saint Mary’s College choir

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades invited the Saint Mary’s College Women’s Choir from South Bend to provide music for Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne on […]

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Bishop upholds importance of Eucharist to young adults

On the second night of the 2022 Theology on Tap winter series, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades was invited to speak to young adults about the real presence of Jesus Christ […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Wednesday, February 16:  9 a.m. – Meeting with High School Principals, Sacred Heart Parish, Warsaw Wednesday, February 16: Noon – Meeting with Diocesan Council of Teachers, Sacred Heart Parish, Warsaw Wednesday, […]

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Bishop Rhoades visits Marian High School on patroness’ feast day

It was a rainy start to the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes on Friday, Feb. 11, but Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades received a warm welcome from the staff and […]

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Friars to leave Steuben communities

The Conventual Franciscan Friars of the Province of Our Lady of Consolation, who have long ministered to the Catholic communities of Steuben and LaGrange counties, will complete their 91-year stay […]