New senior housing in Cherry Hill

The new 74-unit Benedict’s Place senior housing development is sponsored by the Diocesan Housing Services Corporation of the Diocese of Camden, Inc. Funding for the $16.6M project was provided by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD $11.6M) the New Jersey Housing Mortgage and Finance Agency Low Income...

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Bishop Joseph Galante to preside at ground breaking new senior housing project in Cherry Hill

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, will preside at a ground breaking ceremony for a new senior housing project in Cherry Hill:   Ground Breaking Ceremony Thursday, September 27, 2012 10:00 AM 206 St. Mary’s Drive Cherry Hill, New Jersey The new 74-unit Benedict’s Place senior...

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Decree issued on Aug. 3 establishing Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

Bishop Joseph A. Galante formerly announces the establishment of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, formed through the consolidation of Assumption Church, Galloway, and St. Nicholas, Egg Harbor, effective Sept. 5. The announcement establishing the new parish was made in a formal decree published in the Aug. 3 edition of...

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Appreciating the contributions of Religious women, Bishop Galante’s Message

Religious Sisters have been very much in the news over the past several months. The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith issued a report expressing concerns not about Religious Sisters in general, but about the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) concerning some doctrinal questions. (LCWR is the organization...

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“Appreciating the contributions of Religious women,” Bishop Galante’s message in the Catholic Star Herald

Religious Sisters have been very much in the news over the past several months. The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith issued a report expressing concerns not about Religious Sisters in general, but about the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) concerning some doctrinal questions. (LCWR is the organization...

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Decree issued on Aug. 3 establishing Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

Bishop Joseph A. Galante formerly announces the establishment of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, formed through the consolidation of Assumption Church, Galloway, and St. Nicholas, Egg Harbor, effective Sept. 5. The announcement establishing the new parish was made in a formal decree published in the Aug. 3 edition of...

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Standards of Ministerial Behavior Issued

The Diocese of Camden has published a revised Standards of Ministerial Behavior. The standards, signed by Bishop Joseph Galante, are intended for all those who participate in any form of ministerial service in the Diocese of Camden. The standards note that lay and clerical ministers “must always perform their ministry...

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