VITALity senior health fair at Benedict’s Place

Written by Deacon Jerry Jablonowski On Saturday, May 6, VITALity Catholic Healthcare Services of the Diocese of Camden sponsored their Spring Healthy Aging Fair at Benedict’s Place in Cherry Hill. More than 150 seniors attended and were welcomed with nutritious food, entertainment, prizes and most of all, valuable health information and...

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Catholic Charities responds to drug epidemic

Written by Mary McCusker They gathered on April 11 at Catholic Charities’ Camden office. Parents and professionals, clergy and government officials, former addicts and school administrators. Diverse in background, but unified in purpose. The group began the planning effort for an evening of sharing ideas, exchanging perspectives, and igniting a...

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Men complete training in Stephen Ministry

Written by by Peter G. Sánchez Twelve men — six permanent deacons and six deacon candidates in formation — recently completed their training in Stephen Ministry to prepare them to bring comfort to their grieving brothers and sisters. Stephen Ministry, named after Saint Stephen, one of the first seven deacons,...

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Running to give vocations a push

Written by Peter G. Sánchez From the shores of Atlantic City and Absecon; from the fields of Vineland and Hammonton; from the streets of Woodstown and Haddon Heights, they came. Families, friends, high school sports teams, youth groups, Knights of Columbus, deacons, women religious, seminarians and priests laced up their...

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A beautiful day for vocations

The sixth annual iRace4Vocations at Williamstown High School on Sunday, April 30 was an opportunity for Catholics to worship, spend time with family and friends, and show off their athletic stamina. Bishop Dennis Sullivan celebrated Mass during the iRace4Vocations, which brought together South Jersey Catholics for a day of prayer...

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Anthony Infanti to be ordained a transitional deacon on May 13

Written by Peter G. Sánchez This weekend, 32-year-old Anthony Infanti will be ordained a transitional deacon for the Diocese of Camden at Our Lady of Peace Parish in Williamstown. The 10:30 a.m. Saturday liturgy marks Infanti’s final step on his journey to priestly ordination, a process that began when he...

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