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Former Italian mission embraces the Hispanic faithful

On the corner of Brooklyn and Hale avenues in Fort Wayne sits a church whose colorful history has gone from “Arrevederci” to “¡Hola!” over a period of more than 100 […]

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St. John the Baptist pledges to ‘Rebuild My Church’

When Jesus spoke the words, “rebuild my Church” to St. Francis of Assisi, He was speaking both figuratively and literally. The church structure at San Damiano was dilapidated and in […]

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Counseling initiative prepares students for success beyond school

A 2017 Gold Star School Counseling Award from the Indiana Department of Education was presented this fall to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School in Fort Wayne. Gold Star Schools are […]

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‘Spread the fire of God’s love’

Every year, students from Catholic schools in the Fort Wayne area come together to celebrate the All-Schools Mass with Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades and the priests from their schools. This […]

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Around the Diocese: November 5, 2017

Christ the King inducts National Junior Honor Society class SOUTH BEND — Christ the King School recently welcomed 12 students to its newly formed National Junior Honor Society chapter during […]

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All-Schools Mass calls children to holiness

With a children’s choir singing and a hand bell choir playing the Litany of Saints, Purcell Pavilion at the University of Notre Dame witnessed a small foretaste of heaven Oct. […]

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Eagle Scout Fitzmaurice earns top award, travels on faith

Granger native John Paul Fitzmaurice recently earned the top honor as a Boy Scout, the Eagle Scout Award, just before his 18th birthday. A parishioner of Queen of Peace Parish […]

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Football player’s kicks contribute to curing cancer

Sometimes there’s no question that something’s the right thing to do. When Bishop Luers High School senior Peyton Howe saw a presentation for Kick-It, a worldwide program that raises money […]

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Archbishop celebrates Holy Cross School language program

When one imagines the daily tasks of an archbishop in the Catholic Church, turning his head like a penguin, bending it like a giraffe or raising his shoulders like a […]

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Father David Tyson, CSC, inaugurated president of Holy Cross College

NOTRE DAME – Father David Theodore Tyson, CSC, was installed as the fifth president of Holy Cross College on Oct. 6, amid festivities that extended into a two-day schedule that […]

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Candidates to be called to sainthood at retreat

Young people from around the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend will gather at Marian High School in Mishawaka for this year’s confirmation retreat, an all-day event slated for Saturday, Oct. […]

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Bishop celebrates Mass with homeschool families

By Claire Capdevielle On Tuesday, Sept. 19, Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades offered the sacrifice of the Mass for Catholic Homeschoolers of Michiana, a group of families who connect to socialize […]