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Two lay down lives to imitate Christ in Sacred Order of the Diaconate

Click here for more photos by John Martin and Nate Proulx “Our diocese rejoices today that these two young men, Daniel and Stephen, are being ordained as deacons of the […]

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Priest transfers

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following assignments of priests, effective June 18, 2019: Reverend Philip DeVolder from Residence, St. Charles Borromeo […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, May 12: 2 p.m. Confirmation Mass, St. Vincent de Paul Church, Fort Wayne Monday, May 13: 10 a.m. Meeting of the Bishop’s Cabinet, Archbishop Noll Center, Fort Wayne Monday, May 13: 7 […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, May 5: 2 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, St. Pius X Church, Granger Sunday, May 5: 5:30 p.m. — Vespers and Dinner, Henri de Lubac Jesuit Community, South Bend Monday, May 6: 5 […]

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Evangelium Vitae Medal awarded to Women’s Care Center

The Evangelium Vitae Medal is a significant lifetime achievement award for heroes of the pro-life movement, and honors those whose outstanding efforts have served to proclaim the Gospel of Life. […]

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Weekly schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, April 28: 5 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, Our Lady of Hungary Church, South Bend Monday, April 29: 7 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, Holy Family Church, South Bend Tuesday, April 30: 12:30 p.m. […]

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The Triduum — Given up unto death … the Son of God brings new life to all mankind

Jesus’ love remembered on Holy Thursday Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades began the celebration of “the holiest three days of the year” with Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, […]

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Easter is Church’s greatest feast, ‘solemnity of solemnities,’ says bishop

Morning sun streaming through stained glass illustrated the joy of the Resurrection at St. Francis Xavier Church, Pierceton, on Sunday, as the rural parish celebrated the presence of Bishop Kevin […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, April 21: 9 a.m. — Easter Mass, St. Francis Xavier Church, Pierceton Tuesday, April 23: 7 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Fort Wayne Wednesday, April 24: 7 p.m. […]

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Bishop Rhoades, faithful welcome the King on Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord is the first day of the holiest week in the entire year for Catholics. The ephemeral joy expressed by the chorus of […]

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Weekly schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, April 14: 9 a.m. — Palm Sunday Mass, St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend Monday, April 15: 7:30 p.m. — Chrism Mass, St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend  Tuesday, April 16: 7:30 p.m. — […]