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Cathedral Museum highlights Church and diocesan history

Editor’s note: Today’s Catholic is launching a new series focusing on Cathedral Museum in Fort Wayne and its artifacts. Cathedral Museum is a treasure trove of religious artifacts that bring […]

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Around the Diocese: December 24, 2107

Young adults: Hike the Camino de Santiago SOUTH BEND — A trip to Spain to hike the Camino de Santiago is being organized for young adults in the Diocese of […]

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St. Vincent de Paul Society, Goodwill announce alliance

SOUTH BEND — The St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Joseph County Inc., and Goodwill Industries of Michiana Inc., announced Dec. 12 that the two nonprofit organizations will form […]

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Full house for the Patroness of All the Americas

On Tuesday night, Dec. 12, St. Joseph Parish in Fort Wayne was packed. It was so full that two pews of Franciscan friars, upon seeing the number of families standing […]

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What is your New Year’s resolution?

FORT WAYNE — It will soon be New Year’s Eve, the time of year when many people give thought to adopting a New Year’s resolution. The practice of making a […]

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Individuals consecrate themselves to Jesus through Mary at ND Mass

“Behold your mother!” These words spoken by Jesus to the beloved disciple at the cross became a living reality on Dec. 7 for members of the University of Notre Dame’s […]

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Catholic school teachers shine the ‘Light of Learning’

Elise Bohl, St. Aloysius, Yoder — The Diocese Fort Wayne South Bend celebrates its outstanding educators each year by announcing “Light of Learning” award recipients. The award goes to an […]

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Obligations for the Fourth Sunday of Advent and Christmas

There are two separate obligations that must be fulfilled for the Fourth Sunday of Advent (Sunday, Dec. 24) and Christmas (Monday, Dec. 25). Given that Christmas falls the day after […]

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Father Kafka laid to rest in Michigan

FORT WAYNE — Father Matthew Kafka, a priest of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, died Tuesday, Dec. 5, at the age of 84, at St. Joseph Mercy-Oakland in Pontiac, […]

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Golden jubilee year for Catholic Charismatic Renewal

One of the beautiful aspects of the Catholic faith is its many forms of spiritual expressions, which appeal to different personalities, generations, families and cultures. Some enjoy the richness of […]

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Around the Diocese: December 10, 2017

Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem investiture INDIANAPOLIS — The North Central Lieutenancy, USA, of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem (covering the states of […]