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Senate hears testimony on reform of payday lending industry

One by one, they described the devastation that they believe one industry has inflicted on the most vulnerable people in Indiana. They represented churches, veterans’ groups, social service organizations and […]

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St. Joseph Community Health Foundation promotes immigrants’ rights with grant

FORT WAYNE – A bold initiative to educate immigrants and the public about immigrants’ legal rights in northeast Indiana will get a jump-start with a $100,000 grant from the St. […]

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Rest in Peace: February 3, 2019

Fort Wayne Maurice J. Berg, 92, St. Joseph Hessen Cassel E. Kenneth Federspiel, 95, St. Charles Borromeo James Jarvis, 82, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Helen Shady, 94, Cathedral of […]

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Heart of St. John Vianney visits Notre Dame

Once again, as during his own lifetime, crowds of the faithful stood in lines waiting to pray with their beloved Cure of Ars. At the Basilica of the Sacred Heart, […]

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Around the Diocese: February 3, 2019

Notre Dame to cover murals Murals by Luigi Gregori adorning the ceremonial entrance to the University of Notre Dame’s main building, depicting the life and exploration of Christopher Columbus, are […]

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Allen County marches through streets, for life

Sponsored by Allen County Right to Life on Jan. 25, the Allen Country March for Life was a peaceful protest of the 1973 Supreme Court ruling that legalized abortion across the country through all nine months […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, February 3: 11 a.m. — Mass, St. Aloysius Church, Yoder Tuesday, February 5: 11 a.m. — Meeting of the Priest Personnel Board, Sacred Heart Rectory, Warsaw Tuesday, February 5: 6:30 p.m. — Theology on […]

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Volunteers are ‘all in’ to Rekindle the Fire

Volunteer organizers hope months of planning will lead to a great day of spiritual renewal for all attending the Rekindle the Fire Men’s Conference Feb. 16 in South Bend. While […]

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Plan for St. Andrew Church preservation achieved

St. Andrew Church, a historical fixture on Fort Wayne’s east side for over 100 years, has not functioned as a parish church since 2003 and currently stands in need of […]

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Funeral services planned for Sister M. Rose Agnes Pfautsch

MISHAWAKA — The Lord called Sister M. Rose Agnes (Ruth Mary) Pfautsch to her eternal reward on Friday, Jan. 25. Sister M. Rose Agnes died at Our Lady of Angels […]

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Compassionate student support program invokes St. Raphael

A person might call it a second chance or mercy or compassion, but at Fort Wayne’s Bishop Dwenger High School it’s called the St. Raphael Student Assistance Program. Also known […]

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On My Way Pre-K programs expand in diocese

Quality pre-kindergarten programs in a caring, trained environment are one of the greatest boosts to a child’s overall education, both in school and for their lifetime. They are beneficial for […]