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Marian High School patroness inspires inclusivity

When he named Our Lady of Lourdes the patroness of Marian High School in Mishawaka, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades gave wings to Annie Ganser’s longtime dream. The chairman of Marian’s […]

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‘Burger King Coupon Book’ money turns to tech for Catholic schools

Anyone who has purchased a You Can Lend a Hand coupon book from a local Catholic school student snared some deals on Burger King burgers, fine dining at Chili’s and […]

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Rest in Peace: January 27, 2019

Decatur Edward L. Hammond, Jr., 72, St. Mary of the Assumption Fort Wayne James  Heimberger, 74, St. Charles Borromeo Stephanie Sienkiewicz, 95, St. Jude June Guthier, 103, St. Jude Bernadette […]

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House bill outlaws brutal later-term abortion procedure

Sue Liebel had just completed the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., last week when her focus turned back toward Indiana. The longtime pro-life advocate was asked to comment […]

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‘Finding Beauty in Ashes’: A deacon’s wife finds hope in his untimely death

“What are the ashes? … These are the wounded parts of our lives. God uses all of it and makes it into beauty as only God can,” writes Mary Hilger […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Tuesday, January 29: 11:30 a.m. — Fort Wayne You Can Lend a Hand Luncheon, Grand Wayne Convention Center, Fort Wayne Wednesday, January 30: 12 p.m. — Live Broadcast on Redeemer Radio, Fort Wayne Thursday, […]

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Moments of witness, outreach at March for Life

While many travelers to the National March for Life in Washington, D.C., returned home sooner than initially expected due to impending snowfall, numerous pilgrims from the local diocesan and college […]

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Around the Diocese: January 27, 2019

Trivia night at Forever Learning SOUTH BEND — Forever Learning Institute will host a trivia night fundraising event on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Forever Learning, located in St. Therese, Little […]

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Bishop Dwenger High School students take the lead

Over 200 students from Bishop Dwenger High School, Fort Wayne, carried large flags and a banner that lead the 46th annual National March for Life in Washington, D.C., on Friday, […]

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Educational excellence with Christ at the center

By Marsha Jordan, superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend I began my career in 1973 as a Catholic school teacher in the diocese — and in […]

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University of Saint Francis science complex expansion blessed

FORT WAYNE – After stressing the relationship between faith and science, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades blessed the Achatz Phase 1 Expansion on the morning of Jan. 16 at the University […]

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Jan. 21 Featured Light of Learning Award Winners!

Each week, Today’s Catholic will be featuring some of our amazing 2019 Light of Learning award winners! To meet other winners, click here.  Matthew VanRyn, St. Vincent de Paul, Fort […]