Encuentro: An experience of belonging

Written by Peter Sanchez “Andres Arango, the Bishop’s Delegate for Hispanic Ministry, quickly caught the attention of the more than 350 Hispanic clergy and laity just settling into their seats in Freehold at the Co-Cathedral of Saint Robert Bellarmine on the morning of Saturday, April 28. “It should be Jesus...

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A special day to dress up and dance

Written by Carl Peters It was a typical dance scene, with dim lights and the usual music, mostly Motown and disco. The men were dressed up, and the women were more dressed up; some wore sequined dresses and one had a tiara. Those on the shy side sat at the...

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Why your voice matters: A conversation with Dr. George Corwell, New Jersey Catholic Conference

By Mary Beth Peabody Increased funding for nonpublic school students is in jeopardy for the coming school year — specifically in the areas of bus transportation, nursing and technology services. To learn more about how the proposed budget affects South Jersey Catholic School students and their families, the Catholic Star...

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2018 Jubilarians

Bishop Dennis Sullivan celebrated Mass on May 8 at Saint Mary Church, Cherry Hill, with priests of the Diocese of Camden celebrating their 60-, 50-, 40- and 25-year jubilees. Msgr. Cornelius P. O’Leary, a 70-year-jubilarian, was unable to attend. Above, Bishop Sullivan stands with priests celebrating 50 years: Father Brian E....

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Bishop helps break ground for Stonegate Phase II

On April 29, Bishop Dennis Sullivan, surrounded by a host of parishioners from Saint Stephen Church, community members and local leaders, celebrated the groundbreaking for Stonegate at Saint Stephen – Phase II, a 68-unit senior affordable housing development located on the campus of Saint Stephen Parish in Pennsauken. The project...

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