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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. […]

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Franciscan Apostolate settles in for service

By Kay Cozad FORT WAYNE — The Franciscan Brothers Minor are settling in nicely in a Fort Wayne neighborhood that once supported St. Andrew’s Parish, before its closing in June […]

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Bishop Dwenger’s Fred Tone to retire

By Tim Johnson FORT WAYNE — A Bishop Dwenger icon, Principal Fred Tone, has announced his retirement at the end of this school year. Although the decision did not come […]

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It’s onward to National Spelling Bee for Margaret Peterson

By Karen Clifford “You can win this, Margaret!” were the thoughts of Jonathan Isaac as Margaret Peterson spelled the word “cribbage” during the last minutes of the South Bend Tribune […]

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From law to theology to a late vocation

By Brother Robert Sylvester, CSC NOTRE DAME — For the majority of my adult life I was an attorney in Washington, D.C. As a lawyer I had three incarnations: a […]

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A choice for love

By Sister Margie Lavonis, CSC NOTRE DAME — Sister of the Holy Cross Sharlet Ann Wagner never dreamed what would happen if she said yes to God’s call to religious […]

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‘The God Question’ debated at Notre Dame

By Ann Carey NOTRE DAME — Interest in the April 7 debate between atheist author and columnist Christopher Hitchens and Catholic apologist and author Dinesh D’Souza was so high on […]

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Bishop’s Retreat offers young adults time with God

By Lauren Caggiano ANGOLA — Bishop John M. D’Arcy, bishop-emeritus of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, fielded questions from a room full of young adults at the Bishop’s Retreat […]

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Labor of love keeps St. Jude Parish blooming

By Mary Kinder FORT WAYNE — Parishes throughout the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend are blooming with color this time of year. While passersby may notice the flowers, most don’t […]

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St. Pius X Parish garden promises a rich harvest

By Karen Clifford GRANGER — The community of St. Pius X gathers for spiritual nourishment at Mass during the celebration of the Eucharist. With the establishment of the new garden […]