Catholic Relief Services Collection March 13-14

Tbe annual Catholic Relief Services Collection will be taken up in parishes of the Diocese of Camden March 13-14.  See letter from Bishop Joseph Galante, below: Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ: The Catholic Relief Services Collection will be taken up in parishes of the Diocese of Camden during the weekend...

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Bishop Galante to preside at Rite of Election

Most Rev. Joseph A. Galante, Bishop of Camden, will preside at the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion at two locations in the diocese on Sunday, February 21, 2010: St. Agnes Church in Blackwood at 2 PMChurch of St. Bernadette in Northfield at 6 PM The Rite of...

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Ash Wednesday begins Lenten season

The season of Lent, which has been observed since the fourth century, begins on Ash Wednesday, February 17, and lasts until the Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Holy Thursday), April 1. Lent has six Sundays, with the sixth Sunday of Lent [Passion (Palm) Sunday] marking the beginning of Holy Week....

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Catholic school students welcome Governor Christie

Three students from St. Joseph High School, Hammonton, their chaperone Frank Raso, Esq., and Patricia Munyan, assistant superintendent of schools for the Diocese of Camden, joined student representatives from each of the five Catholic dioceses in New Jersey for a 30 minute meeting with Governor Christopher Christie in Trenton on...

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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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