07.28.10 Summer in the City Service Project

Youth from six counties in the Diocese of Camden will trade fun in the sun for service down shore as part of the Summer in the City service project. From August 8 through August 14, the week-long community service project provides high school teenagers the opportunity to volunteer at various work...

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07.20.10 Commission report shows benefits of non-public schools to New Jerseyans

The final Report of the Study Commission on New Jersey’s Nonpublic Schools has been issued and shows the benefits of non-public schools for New Jerseyans, including tax savings, greater educational options for families, and the advantages of parental choice in education.  In particular, the report recommends some form of corporate...

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07.08.10 Collection for the Church in Africa

Parishes in the six counties of the Diocese of Camden will take up a special collection this weekend on behalf of the Church in Africa.  See letter from Bishop Galante below:   Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ: The Church in Africa is the fastest growing region of the Catholic...

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Catholic High School Graduates Excel

In May and June, a total of 1,344 students graduated from private, parish and diocesan run Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Camden, with over $108 million in scholarships and grants awarded to students. A total of 1,299 of the graduates (97%) will attend college in the fall. More...

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Bishop Galante honored by Catholic Press Association

Bishop Joseph Galante of the Diocese of Camden was awarded the Bishop John England Award by the Catholic Press Association for his work on behalf of the Catholic press. The award was announced at the 2010 Catholic Media Convention, which was held June 2-4 in New Orleans. The award is given to...

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N.J. Bishops: Fair housing policies a matter of justice

The Catholic Bishops of New Jersey on June 3 issued a joint statement on affordable housing urging Legislators to “recognize the importance of affordable housing to our state and to maintain housing policies that are fair and just for all. Lower-income families are especially in need of affordable housing, and their...

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Bishop Galante to ordain men to priesthood

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, will ordain Jon-Peter Thomas and Phillip Max Johnson to the priesthood:   Saturday, May 22, 2010 10:30 AM Incarnation Parish 240 Main Street Mantua, New Jersey 08051  Thomas, 27, from Mantua, is a graduate of Clearview Regional High School in...

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