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Prison mentoring ministry gives hope to parolees

By Michelle Castleman NEW HAVEN — At 70, Besancon native, Mick Lomont keeps plenty busy both on and off his family farmstead. Still very involved in the day-to-day activity of […]

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Three St. Vincent de Paul Society volunteers clock 164 years of service

By Donna Brooke FORT WAYNE — Joe Buchtman, Marlow “Pete” Gump and Bob Liehr are three St. Vincent de Paul Society volunteers who have served their community well for many […]

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Church diversity explored at Notre Dame convocation

By Ann Carey NOTRE DAME — The universality of the Catholic Church and the cultural diversity of the Church in the United States were on display here May 6-8 in […]

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Panel discusses homelessness in Fort Wayne

By Lauren Caggiano FORT WAYNE — What is the face of homelessness? A group of local experts on the topic attempted to answer questions like this at a panel session […]

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Seminarians admitted to candidacy

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The liturgy of Evening Prayer marked a defining moment in the priestly formation of 15 seminarians at the Pontifical College Josephinum on April 24 when the Most […]

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Woman to woman in parish ministries

In this month of May as the faithful of the diocese celebrate not only their devotion to the Blessed Mother but also their own earthly mothers, Today’s Catholic celebrates the […]

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Bishop Rhoades to bless new Redeemer Radio facilities

FORT WAYNE — Redeemer Radio, Catholic Radio AM 1450, announced that Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades will bless the new studio facilities of Redeemer Radio on May 11 at 10 a.m. […]

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The vocation of motherhood

By Sister Margie Lavonis, CSC May is traditionally dedicated to Mary, the mother of Jesus. Besides honoring Mary in May, we also single out and thank our own mothers on […]

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Honoring priest, sister jubilarians and future priests

Today’s Catholic Editorial It was a day to give thanks to God at Pontifical College Josephinum in Columbus, Ohio, last Sunday. Our own Bishop-emeritus John M. D’Arcy, ordained two brothers […]

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Bishop Rhoades makes pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger

By Mary Kinder FORT WAYNE — It was Monday morning at Bishop Dwenger High School, but not a typical one. In the parking lot, a few students stood in a […]

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Fort Wayne, England meet via video exchange

By Tim Johnson FORT WAYNE — Technology has allowed a special exchange between sixth-grade students of St. John the Baptist, Fort Wayne, and fifth-year pupils of St. Benedict’s School in […]

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Bishop Rhoades talks on vocation discernment at Moreau Seminary

By Diane Freeby NOTRE DAME — “Discernment of the call to the priesthood is more than an intellectual exercise. Yes, the mind is involved, but so must be the heart. […]