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Holy Cross students dip into water safety

By Lisa Kochanowski SOUTH BEND — The fourth-grade students at Holy Cross School in South Bend did more than just memorize the Ten Commandments, master long division and learn about […]

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Simple cards help pay for needed cribs at Women’s Care Center

By Michelle Donaghey SOUTH BEND — “It just made sense” and it was “something so easy that anyone, any parish can do it,” said Monica Eckrich, a Christ the King […]

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Medjugorje Conference, pilgrimages influence diocesan priests, seminarians

By Diane Freeby NOTRE DAME — Many priests within the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend say their own vocations have been strengthened by graces received in Medjugorje. A Vatican commission […]

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Catholic parishes join hands in Matthew 25 ministry

By Karen Clifford “We believe that the Matthew 25 ministry is important because it is a hand-up and not a hand-out. In the Church today, we have many charitable ministries […]

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Mustard Seed offers household goods for families facing disaster

By Kay Cozad FORT WAYNE — Have you ever wondered what you would do if you lost everything in a fire or flood? One viable solution — the Mustard Seed […]

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St. Joseph Parish releases Marian hymn CD

By Karen Clifford SOUTH BEND — Often as we travel from our place of work to home, our thoughts gravitate to the day’s pressures and challenges. Bringing our thoughts together […]

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‘Take thou the yoke of the Lord’: John Shannon ordained a priest

By Monica Eichman LINCOLN, Neb.— May the blessing of God Almighty, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, descend upon you; that you may be blessed in the Priestly […]

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Women’s Care Center dedicated

Honors Most Reverend John M. D’Arcy By Kay Cozad FORT WAYNE — “We ask for grace upon this center and on all who work here, volunteer here and who come […]

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Saint Joseph’s High School’s Fed Challenge team wins nationals

SOUTH BEND — A Saint Joseph’s High School team of five students and two faculty coaches has done what no other Catholic high school has ever done nationally before — […]

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Blessed Mother crowned during annual May Procession at St. Matthew School

By Karen Clifford SOUTH BEND — With the rain clouds breaking, it was as if divine intervention had occurred for St. Matthew School’s May procession as it began. On May […]

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Victory Noll Sisters continue their environmental efforts

HUNTINGTON — Stewardship of the earth’s natural resources has long been a part of the mission of Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters, and recent events at Victory Noll serve […]

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Scuba instruction makes a splash for St. Anthony

SOUTH BEND — For the second year in a row, physical education teacher Chris Fowler has brought the world of scuba to the Midwest. In partnership with local business Just […]