This week’s issue covers the blessing and dedication of the Msgr. John Kuzmich Life Center on Dec. 1 at St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Fort Wayne. The people of the diocese are invited to participate in an online survey that has been sent to the national bishops’ conference in preparation for a synod of bishops in October of 2014. Pope Francis released the apostolic exhortation, “Evangelii Gaudium” last week. Immaculate Conception Parish in Ege has been sharing the faith for 150 years.