Decrees establishing St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish and the Parish of All Saints on Oct. 29

Bishop Joseph Galante formally announced today that two new parishes will be established on December 1, 2010 through the consolidation of six existing parishes. The announcement establishing the new parishes was made in two formal decrees, which are published in the October 29 edition of the Catholic Star Herald (see...

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White Mass for Healthcare Professionals on Sunday, Oct. 24

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D, Bishop of Camden, will preside at the twelfth annual White Mass in honor of physicians, nurses, and healthcare professionals on Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden. At the Mass, the...

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Bishop Galante appoints new Director of Communications

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, has appointed Peter Feuerherd, as director of communications for the Diocese of Camden. Feuerherd is a media consultant for the New York Province of the Jesuits and an adjunct professor of journalism and communications at St. John’s University, New York. Previously, he...

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Bishop issues decree establishing Christ the Redeemer on October 8

Bishop Joseph Galante formally announced today that the parishes of Assumption, Atco; St. Lucy, Blue Anchor, and Sacred Heart, Cedarbrook, which together form Blessed John XXIII Parish; and St. Anthony, Waterford, will unite and the new parish resulting from the consolidation, Christ the Redeemer, will be established Nov. 10, 2010. ...

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Bishop to Celebrate Blue Mass on Oct. 7

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, will celebrate a Blue Mass:  Thursday, October 7, 2010 10:30 AM Our Lady of Hope Parish 701 Little Gloucester Road Blackwood, NJ 08012  The Blue Mass celebrates the dedication and courage of law enforcement officers, fire personnel, and EMS personnel...

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Bishop Ordained Eight Men as Permanent Deacons on Sept. 25

On Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, eight men were ordained to the Order of the Deaconate at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Camden. The new deacons are: — Deacon Omar M. Aguilar, a lawyer from Sicklerville, who is assigned at St. Joseph Pro-Cathedral (his home parish), and will work...

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Bishop Galante issues decree establishing The Parish of the Holy Cross on Sept.10

Bishop Joseph Galante formally announced today that the parishes of Immaculate Conception, Bridgeton, St. Teresa of Avila, Bridgeton, St. Michael, Cedarville and its Mission, St. Anthony in Pt. Norris, and St. Mary, Rosenhayn, will unite and the new parish resulting from the consolidation, The Parish of the Holy Cross, will...

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