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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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Riley Gaines Speaks ‘Biblical Truth’ About Men Competing Against Women

It was standing room only at the event center in South Bend located near the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College on Friday, February 16. The crowd was […]

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Theology on Tap Winter Series Ends with Mass, Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras parties marked the end of the Theology on Tap Winter Series on both ends of the diocese on Tuesday, February 13. Before the party in Fort Wayne, Bishop […]

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St. Joseph in Garrett to Host Eucharistic Art Show

By Matt Getts St. Joseph Parish in Garrett will be linking artistic expression with the ongoing Eucharistic Revival through a unique Holy Eucharist Art Show to be held Friday, March […]

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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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Around the Diocese: February 18, 2024

Pro-Life Breakfast Brings African American Community Together SOUTH BEND – On Saturday, February 10, officials with Right to Life Michiana hosted the organization’s annual African Americans for Life Breakfast in […]

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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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Black Catholic Spirituality Fully Alive at St. Augustine

Nestled in historic downtown South Bend, Catholics of all backgrounds are invited to celebrate their faith at St. Augustine Parish. The multiracial parish in the African American tradition began with […]

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‘I Get to See the Work God Is Doing in Youth’

Alex Giltner, Saint Francis’ New VP for Catholic Culture, on the Role of Catholic Colleges and the Future of the Church In December, the University of Saint Francis in Fort […]

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Full of Grace Religious Goods: A Store Years in the Making

Opening a Catholic gift store had been a dream of Judy Finkler’s for 15 years. With support from her husband, Mike, that dream finally became real in 2023 with the […]