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Eighth-graders pass the torch with ‘Sacraments’ music video

After months of brainstorming lyrics, rehearsing songs and dances and filming scenes, the eighth-grade class at St. Matthew Cathedral School in South Bend released their music video, “Sacraments,” on YouTube […]

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New principals offer new insight and skills to classrooms

Kathleen Mulligan, St. Joseph School, Garrett  Mulligan spent 13 years in Fort Wayne Community Schools and seven as Assistant Principal at St. Vincent de Paul School, Fort Wayne.  She came […]

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New school year presents another opportunity to support those in education

The outdoors are bustling with the noise of children playing a variety of games as the humidity in Indiana is at its highest. Stores are bustling with back-to-school sales. Nestling […]

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College students keep the faith at secular universities

One of the greatest concerns of Catholic parents when they send their children to college is whether their sons and daughters will maintain their faith. Not every student can or […]

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Black Jubilarians celebrated at conference

With a theme of “Walk Together Children,” the Joint Conference of Black Catholic Clergy, met at the University of Notre Dame from July 24 to 28. They honored jubilarians celebrating […]

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Life Defenders Training arms future pro-life leaders

As the pro-life movement in America continues to gain momentum following the overturning of Roe vs. Wade, the next generation of leaders in the battle for life is preparing to […]

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New Holy Cross College president looks to the future

In 2017, the new leadership of Holy Cross College was entrusted to Father David Tyson, CSC. Under his direction throughout the last five years, the school has found financial stability, […]

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Miss Virginia’s dream still growing as garden takes root

Virginia Schrantz, known locally as Miss Virginia, had an open-door policy for those in need. A food pantry named in her honor operates out of Schrantz’s former residence at 1312 […]

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Sweet Dreams Ministry aims to provide “a bed for every child”

After witnessing an unimaginable sight, a group of high school students was moved to help others less fortunate than themselves, who found themselves in a sad situation. Anne Watson, Executive […]

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Rest in Peace: July 24, 2022

Bristol Mary Pat Deputy, 82, St. Mary of the Annunciation  Fort Wayne Donald A. Bollheimer, 86, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Thomas J. Kelker, 82, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Araceli C. […]

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Weekly schedule of Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Monday, July 25: 7 p.m. – Mass, Joint Conference for National Black Sisters Conference (NBSC), National Black Catholic Clergy Caucus (NBCCC), National Association of Black Catholic Deacons (NABCD) and the […]

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Sisters of Providence celebrate jubilees 

Four Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods who have ties to the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend are celebrating Jubilees this year. Sister Therese Whitsett is a native of Indianapolis. […]