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Confirmation rally connects life in 3D

By Tim Johnson WINONA LAKE — Youths who are preparing for the sacrament of Confirmation spent the day exploring life in “3-D” — namely “love in motion, three Divine Persons, […]

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Queen of Angels welcomes man from outer space

By Kay Cozad FORT WAYNE — Spirits were soaring out of this world at Queen of Angels School on Sept. 17 when students and staff welcomed a special visitor. NASA […]

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Catholics, Mennonites reflect on ‘blessed are the peacemakers’

By Ann Carey SOUTH BEND — “Blessed are the Peacemakers” was the theme of a day of reflection between Catholics and Mennonites at St. Matthew Cathedral in South Bend on […]

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Marian High School: Apostolate of hope

By Sister Margie Lavonis, CSC MISHAWAKA — Father Edward Sorin, founder of the University of Notre Dame once said that education is a “sacred task to make the new-comer (student) […]

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Sisters of St. Francis celebrate postulants, novices, first vows

MISHAWAKA — The Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration in Mishawaka received four new postulants — Heidi Herber, Alexa Ritchie, Jordan Henneberry and Jessica Richardson — on Sunday, Sept. […]

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Bishop celebrates anniversary Mass

By Karen Clifford SOUTH BEND — Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades blessed over 50 married couples gathered at St. Matthew’s Cathedral for the silver and golden wedding anniversary Mass on Sept. […]

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Restored Brookside dedicated and blessed by Bishop Rhoades

By Kay Cozad Visit the photo gallery for more images from the blessing. FORT WAYNE — The dedication and blessing ceremony for the newly restored University of Saint Francis (USF) […]

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Bishops, fellow priests, family pay tribute to Msgr. James Wolf

By Tim Johnson and Kay Cozad WARSAW — Family, friends, 61 priests and two bishops paid tribute to Msgr. James Wolf at Sacred Heart Church in Warsaw on Sept. 7 […]

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Knights honored at exemplification

By Diane Freeby SOUTH BEND — “I think you get closer to God by becoming a Knight!” If anyone would know from experience, it would be Sir Knight Thomas Lesniak, […]

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Two Saint Joseph’s High School seniors take top spots in art contest

SOUTH BEND — The South Bend Museum of Art sponsored a contest last spring, which was open to the entire community. Drawings were submitted for consideration in the Festival of […]

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Car raffle to assist World Youth Day scholarship funds

FORT WAYNE — In an effort to raise scholarship funds for World Youth Day 2011 in Madrid, Spain, the diocesan offices of Youth Minstry, Campus and Young Adult Ministry and […]

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Bishop Rhoades invites faithful to jubilee Mass

FORT WAYNE — Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades will celebrate the annual priest jubilarian Mass at 12:05 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 23, the memorial of St. Pio of Petrelcina, at the […]