Wildwood parishes merge to form Notre Dame de la Mer Parish

Bishop Joseph Galante formally announced today that the parishes of St. Ann, Wildwood and Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Wildwood Crest, will merge and the new parish resulting from the merger, Notre Dame de la Mer, will be established February 17, 2010. The announcement establishing the new parish was...

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Bishop to join Atlantic City Haitian community for Mass Jan. 17

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, will celebrate Mass with the Haitian Catholic Community of Atlantic City: Sunday, January 17, 20109:15 AMSt. Monica Church108 North Pennsylvania AvenueAtlantic City, NJ 08401-4714 Joining Bishop will be Haitian priests serving in the diocese: Father Aland Jean, Father Yvans Jazon,...

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Church responds to Haiti emergency through Catholic Relief Services

1.13.10 A 7.0 magnitude earthquake has ravaged the island nation of Haiti. The quake occurred 10 miles southwest of the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince just before 5pm EST (Haiti is also on EST). Port-au-Prince, with a population of over 2 million, has been devastated. Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the official...

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U.S. Bishops call on parishes to help stop abortion funding in health care reform

WASHINGTON-In a nationwide call to Catholics to prevent health care reform from being derailed by the abortion lobby, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has sent bulletin inserts and pulpit announcements to almost 19,000 parishes across the country. “As long-time advocates of health care reform, the U.S. Catholic bishops...

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Low enrollment, financial struggles force closure of Wildwood Catholic High School

With just 194 students enrolled in the current school year, and mounting financial difficulties, faculty, school staff, administration and school families were informed today that Wildwood Catholic High School will close at the end of the current school year. The announcement was made in a  Letter to Wildwood Catholic Families from...

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