Couples celebrating their 25th, 50th, or 60th wedding anniversary in 2019, along with their families, are invited to attend one of two jubilee Masses that will be celebrated by Bishop C. Kevin Rhoades this September.  The South Bend Anniversary Mass will be held on Sunday, September 29 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Matthew Cathedral. A ticketed reception will follow in the school gym.

Anniversary couples will receive two free tickets to the reception, and additional reception tickets may be purchased for $10 each. Children age 10 and under may attend the reception at no charge. To register to attend the Mass and reception, please visit For questions or to register by phone, please contact Thea Marie Burns at 574-234-0687. Fort Wayne registrations must be made by Monday, September 16, and South Bend registrations must be made by Monday, September 23.