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BISHOP EMERITUS JOHN D'ARCY

 

The Diocese of Fort Wayne – South Bend is saddened to announce the death of  Bishop Emeritus John Michael D’Arcy. Bishop D'Arcy passed away Sunday, February 3, 2013, the day after he celebrated his 56th Anniversary of his priesthood. May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Thank you Bishop D'Arcy for your service to Bishop Dwenger High School and our diocese.

 


Statement from Bishop Rhoades

Official Diocesan Announcement 



Wednesday February 6th, 2013

Reception of the body and Morning Prayer at St. Matthew Cathedral, South Bend, will begin at 10 a.m. Visitation will be held throughout the day. Rosary will begin at 5 p.m. A Mass of Transferral celebrated by Bishop Kevin Rhoades will begin at 7 p.m.

 

Thursday February 7th, 2013

Reception of the body and Morning Prayer at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne, will begin at 10 a.m., with visitation throughout the day. Rosary will begin at 5 p.m. Evening Prayer is scheduled for 7 p.m.

 

Friday February 8th, 2013

Visitation of the body will take place from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne

 

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 12:00 noon at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne. A reception for all will immediately follow at the Grand Wayne Center.

 

The Rite of Committal will be conducted privately with the family in the crypt of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.