Catholic Star Herald column by Bishop Galante: “Eucharistic Adoration: A way to a deeper encounter with Jesus”

For Catholics, Eucharist is the act at the heart of our belief and our practice. The celebration of the Eucharist brings each of us into the grace of the Paschal Mystery of Jesus, his suffering, dying, and resurrection. The Paschal Mystery is the concrete expression of the overwhelming love that...

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Diocese and Villanova partner to offer church management degree

A signing ceremony to formalize the partnership between the Diocese of Camden’s Office of Lifelong Faith Formation and the Villanova School of Business to provide a church management degree program for parish leaders and managers will take place: Thursday, March 31, 2011 11:00 AM Camden Diocesan Center 631 Market Street...

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Bishop Galante appoints Assistant Director of Catholic Charities

Bishop Joseph A. Galante has appointed Jennifer Dyer as the assistant director of Catholic Charities for the Diocese of Camden.   Dyer joined Catholic Charities in 2002 as the program director for Disaster Relief and Special Services where she provided financial and administrative oversight to the September 11th fund and coordinated Project...

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Young Adult Retreat “A Passionate Life: Deepening Relationships with God, Yourself, and Others”

The Office of Lifelong Faith Formation, Young Adult Ministries and Romero Center Ministries will sponsor “A Passionate Life: Deepening Relationships with God, Yourself, and Others,” a weekend retreat for young adults: April 15 – 17, 2011 (Palm Sunday Weekend) Beginning at 5 PM (Friday) Romero Center at St. Joseph Pro...

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Bishop to Celebrate Ash Wednesday Mass

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, will be the principal celebrant at a Mass for Ash Wednesday:  March 9, 2011 12:05 PM Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 642 Market Street Camden, NJ 08102  The season of Lent, which has been observed since the fourth century, begins...

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Decree issued on March 4 establishing St. Joachim Parish

Bishop Galante formally announces the establishment of St. Joachim Parish, formed through the consolidation of Annunciation, Bellmawr; St. Ann, Westville; and St. Maurice, Brooklawn effective on April 6, 2011. The announcement establishing the new parish was made in a formal decree, which is published in the March 4 edition of the...

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