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  • Becoming Catholic. Finding Rome in the American Religious Landscape.
    Yamane, David (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2002 participant observation in 6 parishes in the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, supplemented by surveys and interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; United States, Indiana, Fort Wayne; Participant observation; Parish; Individualism; Familism; Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Conversion; Initiation; United States, Indiana, South Bend
  • Initiation Rites in the Contemporary Catholic Church: What Difference Do They Make?
    Yamane, David (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:4: 401-420.

    Analyzes 2001-02 before & after survey data on 167 individuals in R.C.I.A. programs at 32 parishes in the Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic diocese. The program can enhance ecclesiastical involvement & spiritual practices.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Indiana, South Bend; United States, Indiana, Fort Wayne; Spirituality; Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults; Practice; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • The Aged Catholics in Two Cities: A Comparative Analysis of Social Factors and the Theory of Disengagement.
    McGreevey, Mary Virginia (1966)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Notre Dame. [DA 27:4 A, p. 1122]

    Analyzes interview data from senior citizens in Catholic parishes in Portland, Oregon; draws comparisons with 1962 data from Fort Wayne, Indiana.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Oregon, Portland; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana, Fort Wayne; Gerontology
  • A Social Survey of Aged Catholics in the Deanery of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
    Theisen, Sylvester Peter (1962)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Notre Dame. [DA 22:12, p. 4434]

    Descriptive data from 1960 interviews with older Catholics in Fort Wayne on residence, health, income, leisure, life, politics, & religion; health made church attendance decrease with age.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Practice; United States, Indiana, Fort Wayne; Gerontology
  • The LeBras Approach to the History of the Diocese of Fort Wayne.
    McAvoy, Thomas T. (1956)
    Indiana Magazine of History 52: 369-382.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; LeBras, Gabriel; United States, Indiana, Fort Wayne; United States, Indiana, South Bend
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