Daughter of saint visited Northfield parish

Dr. Gianna Emanuela Molla visited the Parish of St. Gianna Beretta Molla, named for her mother, during her first trip to the United States, on July 13. Dr. Molla’s birth led to the canonization of her mother, Gianna Beretta Molla, as a saint in 2004. Her mother, St. Gianna Beretta Molla,...

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Catholic High School Graduates Excel

In May and June, a total of 1,259 students graduated from Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Camden, with over $100 million in scholarships and grants awarded to students. A total of 1,204 of the graduates (96%) will attend college in the fall. Some others will go on to...

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Decree issued establishing Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish

Bishop Galante formally announced the establishment of Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish, formed through the consolidation of Our Lady of Lourdes, Glassboro; and Our Lady Queen of Peace, Pitman, effective on June 22. The announcement establishing the new parish was made in a formal decree, which was published in the May...

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Ten men ordained as deacons

On Saturday, May 21, 2011, ten men were ordained by Bishop Joseph Galante to the Order of Permanent Deacon for the Diocese of Camden at the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes in Glassboro. The new deacons are: – Deacon Paul R. Bubeck, a former manufacturing supervisor and a retired hospitality...

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St. Mary School in Gloucester to close

St. Mary School, Gloucester, will close in June at the end of this school year. The announcement was made in a letter to parents by Bishop Joseph Galante. The letter noted that St. Mary’s falling enrollment – a 34% decline since 2008– and growing debt made it impossible to continue...

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Bishop to ordain Deacon James King to Priesthood May 7

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, will ordain James Henry King IV to the priesthood: Saturday, May 7, 2011 10:30 AM Parish of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 642 Market Street Camden, New Jersey 08102   King, 29, from Erial, is a graduate of Highland...

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Catholic Charities Justice for ALL Awards Dinner April 28

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden, Inc., celebrates the 2011 Justice for ALL event, recognizing the spirit of community and giving—and honoring special individuals and organizations for exceptional service. The 2011 Annual Justice for ALL Dinner will be held: Thursday, April 28, 2011 5:30-9:30 PM (Awards presentation at 8:00 PM) Adelphia...

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