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St. Jude youth group encounters Real Presence in service

The St. Jude Fort Wayne parish youth group recently completed its annual mission trip. From June 19-24, a group of 34 students, 10 chaperones and visiting clergy participated in the […]

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Father Jayasuriya glorifies God for years of priesthood

“Vocation is a mystery and a gift,” said Father Wimal Jayasuriya, as he reflected on the journey that brought him to the priesthood. This year marks the 25th anniversary of […]

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Scripture a source of guidance, encouragement during Father Jacob Gall’s 60 years of ministry

Father Jacob Gall believes people need to base their life on the rock of Jesus Christ. He has relied on that rock during a long and full life. Father Gall, […]

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Fall Confirmation schedule

St. Joseph Church, LaGrange – Aug. 27: 10 a.m. St. Joseph Parish, LaGrange St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend – Sept. 24: 4 p.m. St. Matthew Cathedral Parish, South Bend Sacred […]

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Celebrating the Sisters of Notre Dame in carrying out mission

For 49 years, the sisters of Notre Dame have blessed the St. Jude community in Fort Wayne. They served the parish and school as teachers, principals and caregivers throughout their […]

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Sister Colleen Bauer, SSND, celebrates golden jubilee

Sister Colleen Bauer, SSND, just celebrated two milestones — retiring from teaching after 49 years — 35 of which were spent at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School — and […]

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Father John Eze called from a very young age

Queen of Peace Pastor Father John Eze has one defining statement: “It is all by grace and mercy.” That statement is on a sign on the wall in his office.  […]

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Old sanitarium gains new life devoted to Blessed Mother

Tucked along the main road into northeast Indiana’s lake country – Indiana State Road 9 – lies a cluster of buildings in Rome City. Beautiful in architecture, but strange in […]

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Around the Diocese: July 10, 2020

Parish pledged to hearts of Jesus and Mary In the Catholic Church, the month of June is dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, with the Solemnity of the Most […]

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Rest in Peace: July 10, 2022

Angola Mary Ann Bonner, 61, St. Anthony of Padua Arcola Augustus Nagy, 96, St. Patrick Bremen  David Holmes, 79, St. Dominic Bristol Robert J. Walker, 54, St. Mary of the Annunciation […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, July 10 through Tuesday, July 19 – Priesthood Ordinations in the Dioceses of Awka and Nnewi in Nigeria Thursday, July 21: 2 p.m. – Meeting of Board of Directors […]

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Seven Poor Handmaids celebrate 2022 jubilees

This year, the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ celebrate seven jubilarians who have served in communities of communion both globally and locally in service to the poor and underserved. Three […]