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Nothing short of miraculous: A COVID recovery story

When Jason Shanks entered his Fort Wayne home in mid-February, it was the first time he’d been there since an ambulance had taken him away three months earlier. In early […]

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Faith found in the Far East brings Ballentine home

After nearly 10 years of postponements, this spring will mark the fulfillment of Brandon Ballentine’s longing. He will become a member of the Catholic faith when he is welcomed into […]

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Friends reunited through Catholic parish

In 1920, in the small town called Logansport, two little girls were born. Today, when asked who is older, Anna Marie Brough’s hand shoots straight up. With a smile on […]

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Bishop Dwenger students reminded of responsibility to serve

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades celebrated Mass with students at Bishop Dwenger High School in Fort Wayne Wednesday, March 3 and Thursday, March 4, in a pastoral visit that spanned two […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, March 7: 10:30 a.m. — Mass, St. Joseph Hessen – Cassel Church, Fort Wayne Monday, March 8: 12:30 p.m. — Virtual Meeting of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Doctrine […]

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Obituaries

Rest in Peace: March 7, 2021

Fort Wayne Lillian Donahue, 77, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Helen Ehinger, 107, St. Charles Borromeo Beverly Kosiarek, 80, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Granger Jude Chiang, infant, St. Pius X Sandra […]

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Light of Christ shines in Catholic schools administration

The annual Mother Theodore Guerin Award, given to two administrators during the You Can Lend a Hand Luncheon each year, honors a principal on each side of the Diocese of […]

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Sisters’ Storybook Corner exudes joy of vocation

The Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration in Mishawaka have taken on an additional duty in their vocational life this winter – serving as storytellers for children of the […]

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Walking with Moms in Need — Initiative asks parishioners to be Christ’s presence for pregnant women and mothers

For Jackie Oberhausen, the idea behind the U.S. Catholic bishops’ new Walking with Moms in Need initiative is clear. “We all are our brother’s keeper,” said Oberhausen, the Walking with […]

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Church elects catechumens for sacraments of initiation at Rite of Election 

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades celebrated the Rite of Election Feb. 21 at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne and Feb. 28 at St. Matthew Cathedral in South […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, February 28: 2 p.m. — Rite of Election, St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend Sunday, February 28: 7 p.m. — Mass, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame Monday, March 1: 11 a.m. — Virtual Meeting […]

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Rest in Peace: February 28, 2021

Decatur Richard A. Fravel, 76, St. Mary of the Assumption Fort Wayne Luke Barnum, 16, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton June Fitzgerald, 93, St. Charles Borromeo Delma Guitard, 88, St. Jude […]