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Rest in Peace: Dec. 16, 2018

Decatur R. Wayne Carpenter, 92, St. Mary of the Assumption Fort Wayne Shirley Morken, 76, St. Therese Anne Crew, 59, St. Therese Ann Barrett, 60, Most Precious Blood Charles Schenkel, […]

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Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary

The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, Dec. 8, falls on a Saturday this year, but as the patronal feast of the United States, it remains a holy day of obligation. […]

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Pope recognizes martyrdom of U.S. Christian Brother

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of De La Salle Christian Brother James Miller, who was born in Wisconsin and was shot to death in Guatemala […]

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Around the Diocese: November 11, 2018

OSV Institute relaunches to impact issues facing the Church HUNTINGTON — After more than 100 years of supporting thousands of initiatives throughout the U.S. Catholic Church, Our Sunday Visitor is […]

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Pope apologizes to young people who have felt ignored by the Church

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Speaking on behalf of all adult Catholics, Pope Francis formally closed the Synod of Bishops by asking young people for forgiveness. “Forgive us if often we […]

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Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration celebrate jubilees

MISHAWAKA — The Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration in Mishawaka honored six of their sisters Oct. 6 at a Mass celebrated by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades at St. […]

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Weekly schedule for Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades

Sunday, July 8: 9 a.m. — Mass, St. Jude Church, Fort Wayne Saturday, July 14: 5 p.m. — Mass, St. Joseph Church, Bluffton Sunday, July 15: 10:30 a.m. — Mass, St. Augustine Church, […]

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50 years of priesthood

Father Barry England: A life of gratitude and generosity “Priesthood is a gift,” said Father Barry C. England, who celebrates his 50th jubilee of priestly ordination this summer. Indeed, when […]

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Religious freedom in US, world, focus of June 22-29 observance

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The U.S. Catholic Church’s 2018 religious freedom observance begins June 22, the feast of two English martyrs who fought religious persecution — Sts. John Fisher and St. […]

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Salutatorian Adam Veldman

Bishop Luers High School: Fort Wayne Adam Veldman said he will continue his walk of faith as a Catholic during college: In fact, he is moving on to attendance at […]

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Valedictorian Anna Staud

Saint Joseph High School: South Bend Granger resident Anna Staud plans to attend the University of Notre Dame, majoring in economics, possibly with a double major in English or history. […]

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Valedictorian Elizabeth Roy

Bishop Dwenger High School: Fort Wayne Looking back on the past four years, Bishop Dwenger High School valedictorian Elizabeth Roy said she is fortunate to have been involved in many […]