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Sisters of the Holy Cross celebrate jubilees

Fourteen Sisters of the Holy Cross will celebrate their jubilee years of consecrated life on July 16, in the Church of Our Lady of Loretto, Notre Dame. Five sisters are […]

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Youth rooted in service at Catholic Heart work camp

The youth participating in this year’s Catholic Heart work camp in the Mishawaka area were not deterred by the heat and humidity as they lived out their Christian faith in […]

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Brothers of Holy Cross celebrate jubilees at Basilica of the Sacred Heart

60-year jubilees Brother Michael Becker was born in Huntington on March 22, 1937, graduated from Cathedral High School in Indianapolis and entered the juniorate on Sept. 10, 1955. Following his […]

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From one mother to another: Christ Child Society celebrates 70 years of care and service

On Thursday evening, June 15, the Christ Child Society of South Bend opened a special exhibit about its programs with a ribbon-cutting and silent auction at the History Museum in […]

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Father Glenn Kohrman celebrates 25th jubilee

When Father Glenn Kohrman was young, a priest asked him to pray a prayer after communion. A prayer that would unknowingly and eventually shape his vocation. The prayer was simple: […]

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Congrats to the jubilarians!

Other jubilarians include: Father Edmund Sylvia, CSC Father Phillip Widmann Father Michael Driscoll Father Glenn Kohrman Father Thadeus Balinda Sixty-year jubilee for Father Schmitt It could be said that young […]

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Corpus Christi with Elkhart-area faithful

Rather than spend the afternoon at a barbecue, many dads and their families spent Father’s Day walking with Jesus in a Corpus Christi eucharistic procession from St. Thomas the Apostle […]

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Fort Wayne physician remembered for caring and excellence

  A longtime physician, devout Catholic and dedicated husband and father was honored posthumously with a distinguished lifetime achievement award May 17 at Fort Wayne Country Club. Dr. John Csicsko […]

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Poor Handmaids celebrate jubilees

Seven Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ sisters who celebrate jubilees this year have ministered in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. Three other sisters have home parishes in the diocese. […]

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St. Joseph Hessen Cassel stands as a beacon for 175 years

St. Joseph Hessen Cassel Church, located south of Fort Wayne on what was once called the Piqua Road, has been a beacon of faith for Catholics since its founding in […]

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St. Vincent de Paul Society luminary passes away

If she had just lived another 12 days, Cheryl Mowan would have celebrated her 50th wedding anniversary with her husband, Mike. Instead, Mowan entered the Lord’s presence Saturday, May 27, […]

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Butler family generations formed by service to Catholic Cemetery

People who come to the diocesan Catholic cemetery in Fort Wayne are often filled with a sense of peace, tranquility and the hope of eternal life. For Steve Butler, these sentiments will be forever united with […]