Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Welcome to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Click below to see:
Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule
February 10
12:05pm (Bishop Rhoades)

Mother Theodore Guerin Chapel on Cathedral Square, erected 1950

If you wish to make a financial contribution to the Cathedral online, click HERE. This link will direct you a secure process monitored by Our Sunday Visitor. If you are having trouble with this website please contact Our Sunday Visitor Customer Support at 800-348-2886 ext 4;

Interpreter for the Hearing Impaired
A sign-language interpreter for the hearing impaired will be present at the 11:30am Mass on the 2nd Sunday of every month. 

Youth Ministry
High School students are encouraged to join our new Youth Ministry program at the Cathedral. Contact Faith Andert (, 260-424-1485 x321) for more information about parish youth activities during the school year. To join the program, complete the form below and send it to Faith Andert at or at the parish office. Here is a link to the program's web page:

Spring Calendar 2016: NJ_Youth_Spring_Calendar_2016.pdf
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Youth Ministry Registration Form: Youth_Ministry_Reg_Form.docx
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To view the Cathedral's weekly bulletins, click here, then click on the "Bulletins" tab. Bulletins are updated on a weekly basis. 

Cathedral Library 
The Cathedral Parish Library welcomes visitors to browse and borrow. The library is located on the first floor of the Cathedral Center and is open weekdays from 9am-4pm and Sundays from 9:30am-11:30am.

Religious Education
Religious Education classes are held in Cathedral Center on Sunday mornings 10:00 AM to 11:20 AM for your student, grades PreK (age 4), Kindergarten through 8th grade. Please contact Sue Jordan at 424-1485 with any questions. 

Partners in Faith:
  December Issue download here: PiF-January_2016.pdf
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Religious Education 2015-2016 Calendar: Religious_Education_Calendar_2015-2016.pdf
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New Parishioner Registration Form 

Download the New Parishioner Registration Form here:
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Please mail this completed form to Janice Buck, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 1122 South Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)
If you would like to explore your desire for the Catholic faith or to enter into Full Communion with the Catholic Church, please call the Parish Office at 424-1485 (ext. 307). 

If you are a parishioner interested in the RCIA ministry to accompany those wishing to enter the Catholic Church on their faith journey that leads to the celebration of the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist and Confirmation) at the Easter Vigil, please contact Sue Jordan at 424-1485 (Ext. 307)

2015-2016 RCIA Registration Form: RCIA_Registration_2015-2016.docx
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Baptism Preparation 
Baptism Preparation class is held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 5:30 PM in the Parish Library – Cathedral Center. Parents must pre-register by contacting Sue Jordan in the parish office weekdays at 424-1485.

Cathedral Tours
If your organization would be interested in a tour of the Cathedral, please contact the Parish Office at 424-1485. We have volunteers available who would enjoy showing you our magnificent Cathedral!

Bible Study Information

For Home Study Participants and Group Members who have to miss a Session:  You can receive a free and excellent teaching on each chapter of our Bible Study book, Understanding the Scriptures, A Complete Course on Bible Study by going to this website: Simply click on the chapter you are studying and you can listen to an hour and a half teaching on that chapter!

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To view the entire 30-week schedule for the program click here: Schedule_of_Bible_Study_Session_Dates.pdf
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Mass Schedule:
Weekend: (in church)

Saturday: 5pm
Sunday: 8:30am, 11:30am, 5pm

Weekday: (in chapel)
8am, 12:05noon

7am, 8am, 12:05noon


Holy Days of Obligation:
(in church) 5pm vigil, 7am, 12:05noon, 5pm

Christmas and New Years:
as posted

(in Chapel)

Monday & Friday: 7:30am, 4:30pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 7:30am 

Saturday: 8:30-9:15am, 3:45-4:30pm

Holy Days of Obligaion, National Holidays: none

Pre-Christmas (Advent) and Pre-Easter (Lent): 
as posted

(in Chapel)

Monday-Saturday: 11:30am

Exposition of
the Blessed Sacrament:
(in Chapel)
Friday: following 12:05noon Mass until 5pm;Benediction at 4:55pm

Friday: 8-9pm

Altar in Mother Theodore Guerin Chapel on Cathedral Square

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