St. Mary Mother of God Parish is proud to celebrate its 175th Jubilee in 2023. Visit this page for the latest information on news and events related to this celebration.
Jubilee Steering Committee Chairman
Universal Church Directories will be at St. Mary's to take photographs April 21st and 22nd. Please schedule your appointment by visiting ucdir.com church code is in1852 and password photos. Everyone who is photographed by Universal will receive a complimentary 8 x 10 portrait and a directory!
St. Mary’s Mother of God Catholic church celebrated 175th Jubilee with mass and a luncheon on October 1st. Jubilee Dinner Presentation
Continuing memories from Thanksgiving, the Streicher family recalls “The Gravy Train”. It started about 17 years ago when my niece Alexandria needed service hours for her confirmation. My mother-in-law Jean Streicher helped with the Thanksgiving dinner at St Mary’s for many years and suggested Alex and the other 3 youngest grandchildren to help. Jean made... Continue reading
Thomas family memories of Thanksgiving dinner. Joining St. Mary’s during Lent, 1977 was a no-brainer. One of my seminary professors in Chicago, upon hearing that we were moving to Fort Wayne, told me to look up the parish with the soup kitchen. “They’re doing some really good things there,” he said. He was right. I... Continue reading
Susyn GiaQuinta shares personal memories of the early days of the Matthew 25 Dental Clinic and some of the other dedicated, hard-working individuals who shared their expertise to serve persons in need. In 1979, my husband and I moved back to Fort Wayne. After graduating from Ohio State University in 1976 with degrees in Dental... Continue reading
In today’s History Project article, Maxine Stovall shares memories of a major restoration project she undertook in the sacristy of the 1886 St. Mary’s Church, it’s place in her parents’ lives, and the fire that touched all of us so deeply. When I moved to Fort Wayne, my first goal was to find a church... Continue reading