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New name of diocesan bookstore revealed

Cathedral Books & Gifts was christened with a more inclusive name on Friday, Nov. 2, during a ribbon-cutting and all-day open house. The store is now called Good Shepherd Books […]

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Solemn high Mass commemorates faithful departed with tradition, mystery

From the early days of Christianity, following the example of Jewish custom, the Church has sought to offer prayers and supplications for its deceased members. As the development of liturgy […]

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Mass of thanksgiving celebrated for canonization of St. Katharina Kasper

“Viva Katharina! Viva Katharina!” came the cry from the choir loft, concluding the celebration of a Mass of Thanksgiving for the Canonization of St. Katharina Kasper on Sunday, Nov. 4. […]

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Around the Diocese: November 4, 2018

Advent retreat with bishop of Gary DONALDSON — Lindenwood Retreat and Conference Center will host an Advent Morning of Retreat with Bishop Donald Hying of the Diocese of Gary on […]

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Drawing kids to the glow of Catholicism

By Judy Roberts When Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades challenged teachers in Indiana’s Fort Wayne-South Bend diocese to think of ways to keep young people from leaving the Catholic faith, Legate […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, November 4: 11 a.m. — Mass of Thanksgiving for Mother Mary Katherine Kasper, Ancilla Domini Chapel, Donaldson Monday, November 5: 10 a.m. — Meeting of Catholic Charities Corporation, Archbishop Noll Center, […]

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Rest in Peace: November 4, 2018

Angola Juana Santoya Medina, 60, St. Anthony of Padua Marie Hosack, 97, St. Anthony of Padua DuWayne Dickman, 84, St. Anthony of Padua Catherine N. Governale, 85, St. Anthony of […]

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Founders Day ceremony commemorates Knights of Columbus founding in Fort Wayne

Two-thirds of them were first-generation Americans, the sons of men and women who came to the United States as immigrants seeking a better life. They represented a range of professions, […]

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Diocesan faithful invited to accompany Bishop Rhoades in prayer

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The U.S. bishops are joining together in a commitment of prayer and reparation leading up to the bishops’ general assembly, where we will be […]

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South Bend All-Schools Mass celebrated

‘We are all called to be saints’: “‘Come, follow Me’ is the Lord’s invitation today,” Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades preached to hundreds of Catholic school students at the South Bend-area […]

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Medical professionals urged to show Christ’s mercy in their work

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades told health care professionals they are called to be “instruments of God’s healing love” and “witnesses to the sanctity of life” during a White Mass celebrated […]