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Students Prepare Their Hearts for the Christ Child

In this modern day, it seems the secular world begins preparing for Christmas as soon as Halloween ends. Televisions, newspapers, and radio stations all broadcast ad after ad of the […]

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Hannah’s House Holiday Event Sets Charity Up to Continue Helping Disadvantaged Pregnant Women Choose Life

Hannah’s House held their annual Holiday Happenings conference at the Gillespie Conference Center in South Bend on Dec. 9, raising roughly one-third of the charity’s annual funding through the generosity […]

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Around the Diocese: December 11, 2022

Living Nativity Held as Part of Christmas Events at the University of Saint Francis Queen of Angels Holds Appreciation Dinner for Volunteers Spanish Mass offered in Columbia City Creches on […]

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Weekly Schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, Dec. 13: 11 a.m. – Mass of Christian Burial for Rev. P. David Carkenord, St. Michael the Archangel Church, Waterloo Wednesday, Dec. 14: Noon – Catholic Community Foundation Meeting, […]

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Notre Dame Concludes Its 50 Years of Coeducation Celebration

The University of Notre Dame is a world-renowned research institution known for competitive acceptance rates, elite academics, and a football team with passionate fans across the United States. However, the […]

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Blessed Wooden Outdoor Nativity Sets Remind Others of True Meaning of Christmas

It’s that time of the year when most people are thinking about decorating for Christmas. Bishop Luers High School joined in this year with a special décor offering, painted wooden […]

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Catholic Charities Helps Families in Need at Christmas and Throughout the Year

Christmas trees are a staple of the holiday season. While sentimental ornaments often adorn family trees, ornaments on the trees at some parishes and businesses in the Diocese of Fort […]

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A Grand Tradition – Family Creates Cookie Cathedral

Christmastime joys – portrayed in the picture-perfect nostalgia of Norman Rockwell paintings, where families gather at grandma’s house for dinner and delectable desserts. The Leffers family, with their Christmas tradition […]

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New Northern Mishawaka-Based Ministry Serves Women Suffering a Miscarriage

When Amber Hassett found out she was pregnant this past June, she and her husband were thrilled. But their joy was quickly cut short when at her 11-week appointment, she […]

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Deacon Candidates Make Last Step Toward January Ordination

The countdown has begun, the day is drawing near. In less than 30 days, 18 men will enter the service of the Church as permanent deacons, serving the people of […]

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Fort Wayne-Born Priest Carries on Archbishop Noll’s Legacy

Dominicans are a proud order, according to Father Patrick Briscoe, OP – proud of their history that dates back to 1216, proud of their unity as an order, proud to […]

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Around the Diocese: December 4, 2022

FORT WAYNE – Bishop Dwenger Student Council had their 2nd Annual Stuff-the-Bus Food Drive to benefit Miss Virginia’s Food Pantry. They collected 1,920 pounds of canned goods and assorted non-perishable […]