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Michiana shows support for the unborn

This year marks the 47th anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade legalizing abortion.

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‘The Lord wants to speak to us through the Scriptures’

Christians’ relationship with God depend on a growing familiarity with His word, parishioners of St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Fort Wayne were told by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades at […]

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Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend marches for life in Washington, D.C.

More than 1,300 students from the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend marched with hundreds of thousands of others at the national March for Life in Washington, D.C., Jan. 24. Several […]

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Christ the light is always with us

In the heart of winter, the Church gives the faithful special means to remember the healing light of Christ. Rooted in ancient celebrations, Candlemas — a popular name for the […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, January 26: 9 a.m. — Mass of the Sunday of the Word of God, St. Vincent de Paul Church, Fort Wayne Tuesday, January 28: 11:30 a.m. — Fort Wayne You Can Lend […]

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The five essential marks of a Catholic school

By Dr. Joseph Brettnacher The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend celebrates the 46th annual Catholic Schools Week this year from Sunday, Jan. 26, through Saturday, Feb. 1. The theme for […]

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Catholic Schools Office articulates long-term vision

Under Superintendent Dr. Joseph Brettnacher, the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic Schools Office is committed to its mission and the beliefs shared by all diocesan schools, providing sound religious […]

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I believe: The value of Catholic schools

Many choices for primary and secondary education exist in modern society. Advocates for Catholic schools — parents, teachers, administrators and the students themselves — often sacrifice much for the opportunity […]

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Bishop Rhoades celebrates Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Gratitude abounds — To begin the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades concelebrated and preached a homily during the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom of […]

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Around the Diocese: January 26, 2020

Theology on Tap South Bend winter series MISHAWAKA — Young adults in their 20s and 30s, single or married, in the South Bend area are welcome to come and enjoy […]

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Rekindle the Fire — enlightening for father and sons

The upcoming “Rekindle the Fire” men’s conference, a strong and growing tradition in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, invites the Holy Spirit to bring the blessings best suited to […]

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Convienient grace: Profiles in the CCD/Religious Education setting

The journey continues for catechetical leaders throughout the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, as faith formation programs enter the new year with renewed hope inspired by the Christmas season. Bridges […]