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Registration opens for World Youth Day in Panama

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, invites all youth and young adults from the diocese to attend a World Youth Day pilgrimage Jan. 19-28, 2019, […]

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Men’s Schola Cantorum prays through chant

To walk into a darkened church and hear the harmony of voices united in medieval chant enhances the sacredness of the house of God. Preserving that sacredness is one reason […]

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Our Lady of Guadalupe celebrations

Celebrations of Our Lady of Guadalupe’s feast day will include Masses, re-enactments of Mary’s apparitions to Juan Diego, renditions of the traditional “Mañanitas” song, performances by folkloric dancers and mariachi […]

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Our Lady of Guadalupe feast to celebrate Patroness of the Americas

A prayer to Our Lady of Guadalupe Most merciful mother, you came to tell us of your compassion through St. Juan Diego, whom you called the littlest and dearest of […]

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Bishop D’Arcy Catholic Education Jubilee Fund awards tuition assistance

FORT WAYNE — Catholic elementary schools in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend are being awarded tuition assistance of $500 per student, for a total of 28 students, for the […]

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The hope of Advent

During the first week of Advent, Christians reflect on the tension of that which is preordained but has not yet happened. We take the opportunity this week to demonstrate hope […]

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Diocesan Curia realigned

FORT WAYNE — A measure of reshuffling and reorganization has taken place among the Secretariats of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend in order to better meet the needs of […]

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Around the Diocese: November 26, 2017

USF announces ‘Pay It Forward’ Scholarship FORT WAYNE — The University of Saint Francis has announced a new scholarship available to incoming students who exhibit a commitment to service and […]

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Scholars use Catholic tradition to probe the good and the evil in modern culture

Deep explorations of good and evil, as they operate in individuals, society and today’s ethical dilemmas, prompted diverse cultural references — including the television show “Breaking Bad” and the Disney […]

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The St. Bryce Missions: global outreach, local link

When one listens to the Holy Spirit, one thing can lead to another. When she started a young adult prayer group because she needed support after graduating from a Catholic […]

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Blessed Solanus Casey lived out faith, hope, charity every day, says cardinal

By Mike Stechschulte DETROIT (CNS) — A humble priest and porter, Blessed Solanus Casey thanked God daily for the gift of those who came to his door in his small […]

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Former Italian mission embraces the Hispanic faithful

On the corner of Brooklyn and Hale avenues in Fort Wayne sits a church whose colorful history has gone from “Arrevederci” to “¡Hola!” over a period of more than 100 […]