News From The Diocese

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    Riding on the Kentucky Train

    “Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In October, the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Clothe the Naked.” Written by Carol Magrino for the Catholic Star Herald Sometimes a road trip can be...

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    Anniversaries in Poland and Camden

    South Jersey’s Polish-American Catholics had two reasons to celebrate on Sunday, Oct. 23, at Saint Joseph’s Church in Camden. The first was the 1,050th anniversary of Catholicism in Poland. The second, was the marking of the 125th anniversary of the Camden church, founded for local Polish American Catholics on Oct....

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    Gratitude shines through one man’s darkest hour

    Written by Mary McCusker When Francis Smith lost his wife several years ago, things began to unravel for him. Her untimely death triggered a downward spiral that ultimately left Smith homeless. But one thing that Smith never lost was his sense of gratitude. “I’m homeless right now. I live out...