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Transfiguration Tour leads teens to seven historic local churches

Around 50 teens, chaperones, priests and seminarians piled into a school bus and cruised around the diocese on Aug. 6, the feast of the Transfiguration. Organized by the diocesan Office […]

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Financial Report 2017

Dear Friends in Christ: Once again, we are publishing an accounting of the financial operations of the diocese for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2017. As we have […]

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Pilgrims trace roots of the diocese

By John Paul Lichon Click here for more photos from the pilgrimage by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades. Click here for more photos by John Paul Lichon. Fifty-four pilgrims from the […]

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Festival of Copes exhibit opens at Cathedral Museum

Click here for more photo details. A variety of beautifully detailed and decades-old copes are the focus of this year’s special exhibit at Fort Wayne’s Cathedral Museum. A cope is a […]

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Three sisters, three daughters, three baptisms

Most people can identify an estrangement or tension in their families. It’s a rarity to discover a family that epitomizes thriving, healthy and holy relationships with each other. For Rebecca […]

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Seven Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ celebrate jubilees

DONALDSON — Seven Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ celebrate jubilees this year. Sister Inez Wilmering leads the group, celebrating 75 years in religious life. In the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South […]

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Around the Diocese: July 22, 2018

50th jubilee for Father Moreeuw, CPPS DAYTON, Ohio — The Missionaries of the Precious Blood are pleased to announce the 50th anniversary of the ordination of Father Leroy Moreeuw, CPPS. […]

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Outdoor Mass at Catholic Youth Summer Camp

Another year of Catholic Youth Summer Camp took place June 24-29 at Camp Lutherwald in Howe. The fourth- through sixth-grade girls and boys celebrated daily Mass and participated in traditional […]

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Victory Noll announces jubilarian sisters

HUNTINGTON — Eight members of Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters celebrate jubilees this year. A celebration Mass to honor the sisters took place May 24, and another will take place […]

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Teens to tour churches on feast of Transfiguration

On the feast of the Transfiguration, Monday, Aug. 6, the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Office of Youth Ministry will host a tour of seven churches in the greater Fort […]

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Diocesan young adults travel the Camino

By Catherine Horvath and Niki Wilkes From June 16-24, Verso Ministries helped 28 young adults from the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend take the ultimate trip. El Camino de Santiago […]

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Sister Mary Ann Burkhart called to eremitic life

A calling from the Lord to a life of solitude is what led Sister Mary Ann Burkhart to the vocation of eremitic life. Sister Mary Ann had been living in […]