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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. […]

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Catholic Charities calls for volunteers and money to assist local flooding victims

SOUTH BEND — Recent flooding in Elkhart, Marshall and St. Joseph counties has left many homeless, with severe damage to their homes and loss of essential household items. As a […]

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Victory Noll Center welcomes all for spiritual enrichment

Click here for more photos. Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters is a religious order founded in the early 1920s by Father John Joseph Sigstein to catechize those on the […]

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Spring confirmation Mass schedule

A schedule of the spring Masses at which Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades will confer the sacrament of confirmation

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Bill to recognize fetus as person in homicides clears House panel

INDIANAPOLIS — A bill to recognize the fetus as a person in cases of homicide cleared the House Courts and Criminal Code Committee by a unanimous vote Feb. 21. The […]

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Around the Diocese: March 4, 2018

Students help others through VING project SOUTH BEND — Saint Joseph High School espouses the belief that God calls, and His children answer by discovering their gifts, reaching higher, building […]

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Unusual statue remains popular at Cathedral Museum

A statue of the scourged Christ is on display at Fort Wayne’s Cathedral Museum, which offers visitors a chance to see the wounds He endured for the salvation of all […]