• This week’s issue covers the beatification Mass of Blessed Pope Paul VI and closing Mass of the extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family. The conclusions of the synod are offered in a story this week. The diocese is waiving the administrative fees in annulment cases. South Bend’s White Mass was celebrated Oct. 16 at St. Pius X in Granger. A panel discussion followed the Mass. Bishop Rhoades visited St. Aloysius School on Oct. 20. The Deacon Joseph Zickgraf Community Center at St. Paul of the Cross was blessed on Oct. 19.

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  • This week’s issue covers the wedding anniversary Masses celebrated at the cathedrals. The extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family is being held at the Vatican and the midterm document has been released and will be discussed this week. Bishop Rhoades offers his weekly column on “Same-sex marriage, religious liberty, and Notre Dame.” Fort Wayne’s White Mass was celebrated last week in Fort Wayne with a talk by ethicist Matthew Hanley following the Mass.

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  • The Oct. 12, 2014 issue of Today’s Catholic covers the U.S. Supreme Court’s declination to review rulings overturning same-sex marriage bans. Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades led a pro-life rosary to open Respect Life Month. Pope Francis warned bishops against hypocrisy, pride and greed at the opening Mass of the extraordinary synod on the family. Father Benedict J. Groeschel died Oct. 3 after a long illness. October is the month of the rosary. Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich was beatified in New Jersey Oct. 4.

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  • This week’s issue answers some questions pertaining to the extraordinary synod of bishops, which opens Oct. 5 in Vatican City. The Red Mass was celebrated Sept. 24 in Fort Wayne and the paper covers the message of circuit court judge and deacon, Marc R. Kellams. Royce Gregerson is anticipating his ordination to the diaconate. The ordination will be in Rome. The Our Lady of Fatima statue has been making a tour to parishes and schools; and we report on the visit to two schools in the diocese.

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  • The Sept. 28, 2014 issue covers the papal visit to Albania on Sept. 21. The Women’s Care Center celebrates 30 years of service. Bishop Blasé Cupich has been appointed archbishop of Chicago. Our special section covers College and Careers.

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