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Megan Ryan sees faith flourish in aftermath of Ghana experience

By Kay Cozad FORT WAYNE — Megan Ryan sees life in a much different light than she did a little over a year ago. And that’s no surprise after her […]

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Conventual Franciscans continue 800-year tradition with Dominican speaker

By Diane Freeby MISHAWAKA — A centuries-old tradition continued earlier this month in Mishawaka, on the feast of St. Francis. Dominican priest Father Anthony Gabrione joined his “cousins,” the Conventual […]

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Red Mass draws attorneys, judges and officials

FORT WAYNE — Dozens of area attorneys, judges and elected officials gathered Sunday at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne for the annual Red Mass celebrated by […]

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Bishop D’Arcy, local couples to receive awards at Good Shepherd Dinner

COLUMBUS, Ohio — At its inaugural Good Shepherd Dinner on Oct. 26, the Josephinum will present Bishop John M. D’Arcy, bishop-emeritus of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, with the […]

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Franciscan Sisters Minor welcomed to diocese

By Tim Johnson FORT WAYNE — They come to the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend in the spirit of prayer and evangelization — the same mission as the Catholic Church. […]

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St. Michael parishioners celebrate 100th anniversary of church’s cornerstone

By Ida Chipman PLYMOUTH — The 100th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of St. Michael Church, Plymouth, was celebrated with a special Mass by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades […]

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St. Vincent de Paul School kicks off anti-bullying program

By Denise Fedorow ELKHART —  In honor of International Day of Peace, the students at St. Vincent de Paul School in Elkhart kicked off an anti-bullying program and placed pinwheels […]

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Gift of priesthood celebrated with jubilarians

By Tim Johnson and Mark Weber FORT WAYNE — Six priests, representing 245 years of priesthood and surrounded by brother priests, family and friends, concelebrated a jubilee Mass with Bishop […]

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Diocesan Hispanic Youth Retreat focuses on youth to walk with Christ

By Lourdes Silva MILFORD — The Diocesan Hispanic Youth Retreat was well attended by 80 Hispanic youth, and the theme of “Jovenes Caminando Con Cristo” (“Youth Walking With Christ”) focused this […]

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Luers grad takes perpetual vows with Marianists

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Brother Bob Jones, a 1994 graduate of Bishop Luers High School, and graduate of the University of Dayton, will be making his perpetual vows as a […]

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Prayer blanket ministry delivers love and hope

SOUTH BEND — Saint Joseph’s High School Prayer Blanket Ministry was established at the beginning of the 2009 school year. This extracurricular ministry at Saint Joseph’s consists of students who […]

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On the consolidation of the Catholic Schools of Mishawaka

September 22, 2010 Thank you very much for your presence here today. l know there is much anticipation as people have been awaiting my decision regarding the proposed consolidation of […]