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Residents participate in city-wide church tour

Residents of Fort Wayne participated in the First Annual Sanctuaries and Stained Glass Tour on Sunday, May 15.  Participants had the opportunity to explore a number of churches and Christian […]

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Local churches, ministries exemplify pro-life conviction in actions

The idea that those in the pro-life movement are only interested in babies before they are born and care nothing for them afterward is patently false, as evidenced by the […]

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‘O Beautiful Mother’ honors Mary, all mothers

The sun was shining high in the sky and drying the wetness off the grass on Saturday, May 7. Purple henbits and yellow dandelions popped up bright in the green […]

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Statement from Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

The Upcoming Supreme Court Decision in Dobbs Case  The draft opinion of the Supreme Court case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, leaked last week, has generated angry protests […]

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We introduce the Class of 2022

All students work hard to finish their high school careers with high marks. Some however rise to the top of their classes and become valedictorians and salutatorians. Here are those […]

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End of Roe in Indiana?

  Pro-life advocates across the country wait with bated breath for the Supreme Court to release their decision on the Dobbs vs. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case in June or […]

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Horvath achieves NFL draft dream

Zander Horvath is headed to the National Football League. And much like his entire football journey, his selection in the NFL Draft required a great deal of patience and perseverance. […]

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Motorcycle event supports service, community outreach

Hogs, choppers, supersport motor bikes, or whatever other names they may be called, dozens of these motorcycles filled the parking lot of St. Patrick Church in Arcola on April 30. […]

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Father Jewel Aytona, CPM, ‘refocuses’ members on God at parish mission 

In 1922, St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish in New Carlisle had a parish mission focusing on the crucifix. The theme of that mission was “Save Our Souls.” One hundred years later, […]

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Diocesan teens discuss upcoming abortion decision

A handful of diocesan high school students, their youth ministry leaders and other Catholics of the diocese congregated at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Fort Wayne, on Wednesday, April 27, to […]

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“Your prayers are everything to us” – teen battles aggressive cancer

If there ever was a top ten list of the worst things a parent or child could hear, the word “glioblastoma” would be at the apex of it. It is […]

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Around the Diocese: May 1, 2022

Greenhouse to open on Mother’s Day weekend FORT WAYNE – St. Henry Church in Fort Wayne will open their greenhouse for the season for a Mother’s Day Spring Festival on […]