Parish shrine to Saint Pio of Pietrelcina

Written by  Peter G. Sánchez Amidst an overcast sky and drenching rain, a new beginning shone bright last Sunday here over Our Lady of Pompeii Church of Saint Padre Pio Parish, newly-decreed as a diocesan shrine to the Capuchin Friar who exhorted all to “Pray, Hope, and Don’t Worry.” The...

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“An invitation to an evening of prayer and penance amidst scandal,” Bishop Sullivan’s message

Since the announcement of the Pennsylvania Grand Jury report and the allegations against Archbishop Theodore McCarrick, there has been great sorrow and anger toward the Church. Sadly, some of this hostility is well-earned. This rage and pain has rightly contributed to a rising crescendo of calls for swift investigation. Such...

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VITALity sponsors a Mass to celebrate aging

Written by Deacon Jerry Jablonowski On Sunday, Sept. 16, VITALity Catholic Healthcare Services of the Diocese of Camden sponsored the second annual Centenarian and Nonagenarian Mass at Annunciation Church, Saint Joachim Parish, Bellmawr. This Mass is a celebration of living life in faith to the fullest. Over 120 attended. This...

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Disciples of Mercy to be honored at Catholic Charities’ 2018 Justice for All Awards Dinner

Begun during the Jubilee Year of Mercy in 2015, Catholic Charities’ Disciples of Mercy Awards recognize outstanding individuals and ministries who exemplify mercy by reaching out to those who are poor and vulnerable. They will be presented alongside the guest honoree, Sister Norma Pimentel, M.J., executive director of Catholic Charities...

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