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Print issue of Today’s Catholic delayed

Due to mechanical issues at the facility that prints Today’s Catholic, the July 30 issue will arrive late this week. Thank you for your patience.

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2016 financial audit report

Dear Friends in Christ: Click here for the entire 2016 financial report in PDF form. Once again, we are publishing an accounting of the financial operations of the diocese for […]

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Around the Diocese: July 30, 2017

St. John the Evangelist participates in Latino institute NOTRE DAME — St. John the Evangelist Parish, Goshen participated in Latino Enrollment Institute held at the University of Notre Dame July […]

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Braxton: Justice, love must be ‘written in our hearts’ and actions

ORLANDO, Fla. (CNS) — In 1955 in Mississippi, a white woman lied and told her husband that Emmett Till, a black teen, flirted with her in the grocery story. In […]

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Father Daniel Scheidt named Legatus National Chaplain of the Year

St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Fort Wayne, was the scene recently of the Legatus organization’s celebration of its chaplain, Father Daniel Scheidt, and his recently received National Chaplain of the […]

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The power of 188 miles of prayer

This story, this adventure, begins in the form of a riddle. “What do you get when you combine a group of 12 Catholic men and 188.1 miles of trail with […]

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Providing local, Catholic solutions to complex human problems

The Catholic Charities Service Pyramid consists of three phases. Phase 1 — Short-Term Solutions; this initial intervention typically addresses a need or crisis situation, which typically lasts less than one […]

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Sisters of Providence celebrate jubilees

Four Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods with ties to the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend are celebrating the anniversary of their perpetual vows this year. 60-year jubilarians Sister Arlene […]

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St. Mary’ Heritage Fund announces 2017 recipients

The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend has awarded 32 grants totaling $172,000 from the St. Mary’s Heritage Fund to parishes, schools and agencies across the diocese. The $3 million endowment […]

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Introducing a Brand New Today’s Catholic Experience

Today’s Catholic has an important mission in our diocese as our primary communications tool. It serves the Church’s mission of evangelization and catechesis with excellent material about our faith. — Bishop […]

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Journey to final vows reveals how ‘it takes a diocese’

When Sister Isaac Marie Breckler, OP, a native of Avilla, makes her final vows in the Community of the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, at 10 a.m. […]

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Oratory worshippers bid a fond farewell to Father Gall

In a small, white, clapboard church, nestled in the northeast region of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, people gathered last weekend to bid farewell to Father Jacob Gall, fondly […]