February 4, 2014 // Uncategorized

Remembering Bishop John M. D'Arcy

The Cathedral Choir, accompanied by the organ and musical instruments, performs the Requiem Mass by Gabriel Fauré in memory of Bishop John M. D’Arcy in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, in Fort Wayne on Sunday, Feb. 2, the anniversary of Bishop D’Arcy’s priestly ordination. Afterwards attendees were invited to visit the grave of Bishop D’Arcy in the cathedral crypt.

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades raises the chalice that had belonged to Bishop John M. D’Arcy during the Eucharistic Prayer at a special memorial Mass for Bishop D’Arcy at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Feb. 3, the first anniversary of the bishop emeritus’ death.

Father Jason Freiburger, pastor at St. Thomas the Apostle in Elkhart, blesses the throat of a Sister of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration, following the memorial Mass for Bishop John M. D’Arcy on the first anniversary of his death, celebrated at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception on Feb. 3, the feast of St. Blase.

Find Bishop Rhoades homily from the Mass here.

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