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Holiest of relics on display at Cathedral Museum

Tucked away in Cathedral Museum is an ornate reliquary containing two small slivers of wood from the True Cross of Christ, found in Jerusalem by St. Helena in 326 A.D. […]

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April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month

April is recognized at National Child Abuse Awareness month. Over the next five issues, Today’s Catholic will take a look at how the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend implements the […]

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Around the Diocese for March 25, 2018

Palm Sunday Prayer for the martyrs SOUTH BEND — Prayer in memory of those who gave their lives for the Gospel will take place on Palm Sunday, March 25, at 7 […]

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ICC priority bills pass in final hours of Indiana General Assembly

INDIANAPOLIS — State lawmakers passed several Indiana Catholic Conference priority bills during the final days and hours of the Indiana General Assembly, before they adjourned March 14. “It’s been a […]

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Chrism Mass schedule

Monday, March 26, 7:30 p.m., St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend Tuesday, March 27, 7:30 p.m., Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne All are welcome and encouraged to attend these Masses.

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Bill to restore access to professional licenses for ‘Dreamers’ passes House, awaits Senate approval

INDIANAPOLIS — A bill to restore the ability of “Dreamers” to obtain professional licenses in Indiana passed the House March 5 by a vote of 88-8. The Senate is expected […]

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Diocese to host teacher recruitment fairs

The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic Schools Office has announced two dates for teacher recruitment fairs in South Bend and Fort Wayne. The first job fair will take place […]

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Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ community in Donaldson anticipates foundress’ canonization

On March 6, the Vatican announced that Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ foundress, Blessed Mother Mary Catherine Kasper, (or Maria Katharina, as she is known in German) will be recognized […]

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‘Migration is not just a political issue, but a spiritual one’

By Gwen McCain How are Catholics called upon to treat the migrant? Hopefully, everyone would open their homes to friends, family and neighbors. Christ, a migrant from the inn at […]

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Life of African-American priest told through play

CHICAGO (CNS) — The life of Father Augustus Tolton already reads like a novel, and now it is immortalized on stage with the new play “Tolton: From Slave to Priest,” […]

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Around the Diocese: March 11, 2018

‘Come and See’ life as a Sister of Providence SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS — Bring hope to life: Come and see life as a Sister of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. All […]

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Bill to regulate Indiana abortion industry passes House

INDIANAPOLIS — A bill aimed at updating regulations to keep up with the abortion industry in Indiana passed the Indiana House of Representatives on Feb. 28 by a 67-26 vote. […]