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‘The Light is ON for you’ Feb. 28 at all parishes

FORT WAYNE — The Lord is waiting to embrace those who seek reconciliation with Him, which is why a special invitation is extended for everyone to take advantage of “The […]

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Bill to expand IVF eggs source across state lines clears House

INDIANAPOLIS – A bill to expand the source of eggs for in vitro fertilization cleared the House by a vote of 88-8, Jan. 23, and moves to the Senate. The […]

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Around the Diocese: February 18, 2018

University of Saint Francis Spring Lecture Series  announced FORT WAYNE — The speakers and topics for the University of Saint Francis Philosophy/Theology Spring Lecture Series have been announced by the […]

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Objections raised over Notre Dame’s new change on contraceptive coverage

SOUTH BEND (CNS) — An Indiana bishop said he supports the University of Notre Dame’s Feb. 7 decision to stop coverage of abortion-inducing drugs and add natural family planning services […]

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Rekindle the Fire set to spark male spirituality

“The glory of God is man fully alive.” While that quote from the second-century Father of the Church, St. Irenaeus, can be understood to apply to both sexes, the upcoming […]

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Planning a Catholic wedding? Processes and considerations

In the Catholic Church, marriage is a sacrament for baptized Christians. As such, the preparations involve several requirements and additional considerations beyond those encouraged within non-Catholic denominations. For those getting […]

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‘The Light is ON for You’: Diocesan-wide opportunity for confession Feb. 28

FORT WAYNE — The Lord is waiting to embrace those who seek reconciliation with Him, which is why a special invitation is extended for everyone to take advantage of “The […]

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Luncheons spotlight strengths of Catholic schools

Click here for more Fort Wayne luncheon photos. Click here for more South Bend luncheon photos. Quality Dining Inc. hosted the annual You Can Lend a Hand Luncheons in Fort […]

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Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion

FORT WAYNE — The Rite of Election of Catechumens and the Call to Continuing Conversion of Candidates are being celebrated this week in the cathedrals of the Diocese of Fort […]

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Bishop invites all to join Diocesan Heritage Pilgrimage

FORT WAYNE — Everyone comes from somewhere: Dioceses have tales of origin, too. In the early I800s the forces and historical realities that eventually led to the founding of Catholic […]

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Annual Bishop’s Appeal campaign surpasses halfway mark

FORT WAYNE — The 31st Annual Bishop’s Appeal campaign has collected more than 70 percent of the pledged amounts from the faithful across the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, and […]

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Symposium supports strengthening marriage and the family

At the conclusion of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, on Saturday, Jan. 27, a “Symposium to Strengthen Marriage and the Family: Building a Christ Centered Home” was sponsored […]