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Priest appointment

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, has made the following appointment: Reverend John M. Santone, CSC, to Parochial Vicar of Holy Cross Parish, South Bend, […]

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Around the Diocese: April 22, 2018

Diocese to participate in Disabilities Expo FORT WAYNE — The Ministry for Persons with Disabilities of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend will participate for the first time in Fort […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, April 22: 2 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, St. Joseph Church, Fort Wayne Wednesday, April 25: 12 p.m. — Redeemer Radio Sharathon, Fort Wayne Thursday, April 26: 1 p.m. — Opening Prayer and […]

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The role of prayer in vocations

Not surprisingly, the vocations of each of the priests who serve as chaplains in the high schools of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend were born of prayer; their own, […]

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Ann and Paul Coakley: witnesses to love and redemptive suffering

“He shouldn’t have even been alive, the doctors said. His heart was beating like he was constantly running on a treadmill,” Ann Coakley explained of her husband, Paul. She described […]

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Bishop Rhoades visits Luers on feast of the Annunciation

After a snow day postponed his original pastoral visit to Bishop Luers High School, Fort Wayne, earlier this year, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades made his visit to the school on […]

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Notre Dame to confer honorary degrees

NOTRE DAME — A distinguished group of U.S. and international figures will join the principal speaker, Brazilian Judge Sérgio Fernando Moro, as honorary degree recipients at the University of Notre Dame’s 173rd […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, April 15: 2 p.m. — Confirmation Mass, Sacred Heart Church, Warsaw Monday, April 16: 8 a.m. — Meeting of Indiana Bishops and Major Superiors, Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, Indianapolis […]

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Lessons learned: a time for the Church to lead

By Francesco C. Cesareo, Ph.D. Sexual abuse by those in positions of influence and power continues in this country. While the first light into such terrible acts was shed upon […]

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Indiana parishioner recalls interactions with late civil rights leader

INDIANAPOLIS (CNS) — It was April 4, 1968. Twenty years old at the time, Charles Guynn and his fiancee, Mary, were at a skating rink in Indianapolis when suddenly the […]

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Around the Diocese: April 15, 2018

Fall pilgrimage with Father Budzinski FORT WAYNE — The Office of Vocations of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend and Father Andrew Budzinski of St. John the Baptist Parish invite […]

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Josephine’s Hope battles the scourge of human trafficking

Huge. The numbers are huge. And sad. Fort Wayne, the “City of Churches,” is trying hard to not also be known as a hub of human trafficking. The underworld economy […]