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Around the Diocese: February 25, 2024

Diocesan Schools Honored for Strong IREAD Scores On Thursday, February 15, 14 schools of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend were honored by state leaders for having scores of 95 […]

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Deacon Urges Servus Omnium Crowd to ‘Cry Out to God’

After a three-year hiatus, the annual Servus Omnium Lecture returned to the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center in downtown Fort Wayne on February 13, where attendees began Fat […]

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Bishop Makes Pastoral Visit to Marian High School on Ash Wednesday

For students throughout the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, it’s always a special day when Bishop Rhoades makes a pastoral visit to their school. But for four students at Marian […]

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Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, February 19: 5:15 p.m. – Mass at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart, followed by Speech to Right to Life Club, University of Notre Dame Tuesday, February 20: 12:30 […]

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Staying Tender, Strong, and True in the Modern Workplace

The following is the text of Bishop Rhoades’ speech to the MBA Association and the St. Thomas More Society at the University of Notre Dame on Thursday, February 15. I […]

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Bishop Rhoades Forms Diocesan Pastoral Council to Listen, Serve

As members of the newly formed Diocesan Pastoral Council gathered for their first meeting on Saturday, February 10 – the feast day of St. Scholastica – they began by praying with […]

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Bishop Rhoades: Like St. John Bosco, Anchor Your Life to Mary, the Eucharist

Scores of the faithful at St. John Bosco Church in Churubusco gathered on Wednesday, January 31, to close out the parish’s 40 Hours devotion. They came to sing and pray, […]

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Confirmation Masses Spring 2024

St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend – March 16 at 10 a.m. Holy Family Parish, South Bend St. John the Baptist Parish, South Bend St. Patrick Parish, Walkerton St. Therese, Little […]

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Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Saturday, February 10: 10 a.m. – Meeting of Diocesan Pastoral Council, Westminster Hall, Grace College, Winona Lake Sunday, February 11: 10 a.m. – Mass at St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, […]

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Rekindle the Fire Returns to Inspire Men on Faith Journey

The Rekindle the Fire Catholic Men’s Conference, an annual one-day event designed to help men grow in their Catholic faith, returns to the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort […]

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Deacon to Bring ‘Hope and Purpose’ to Servus Omnium Lecture

Because of the dedication and mission of three Catholic organizations, members of the Fort Wayne community will have the opportunity to be formed and inspired as they begin their Lenten […]

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Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, January 30: 10:30 a.m. – Priest Personnel Board Meeting, Sacred Heart Rectory, Warsaw Wednesday, January 31: 6:30 p.m. – Homily at close of 40 Hours Eucharistic Devotion, St. John […]