Bishop Sullivan’s message for Catholic Schools Week: “Celebrating Catholic school communities of faith, knowledge and service”

Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of the great mission of Catholic School education. This year’s theme celebrates Catholic Schools as Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service. The Catholic Schools in our great nation were founded and organized through the visionary efforts of bishops, priests, religious women and men...

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Catholic professionals meet for faith and eggs

Recording artist Andy Cooney spoke to business professionals on Fri., Jan. 10 about his Catholic faith, his family, and the importance of service to others, at the Catholic Business Network of Southern New Jersey’s monthly breakfast, at Woodcrest Country Club in Cherry Hill.   Forty business professionals came together to network...

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Challenging, but enriching, love

From Gregorian chant to Christian rock, music of praise and worship crosses genres, cultures and centuries. Some believers find a bridge to the divine in listening to Handel’s “Messiah,” or the African-American spiritual “Go Tell It on the Mountain,” or Dan Schutte’s Scripturally-based “Here I Am, Lord.”Or, for some, John...

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Camden Parish to light up Von Nieda Park

St. Anthony of Padua parishioners in Camden will hold an evening vigil in troubled Von Nieda Park on Wednesday, Jan. 15. The parish invites people to come with flashlights to make a circle and light up the park to show Camden County leaders that the people in their neighborhood want...

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Diocese buys Woodbury property

The Diocese of Camden has purchased the former home of the president of Rowan University for use by Bishop Dennis Sullivan and the future bishops of the Diocese. The large house, which is located in Woodbury at 510 Cooper Street, had been on the market for two years and was...

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Spiritual support during difficult times

They may serve different “audiences,” the healing Masses and services held throughout the Diocese of Camden on a regular basis, but their goal is the same: to touch people and provide them with the spiritual support they need during difficult times. According to Msgr. Michael Mannion, director of Community Relations...

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Parish of Holy Cross opens, “Pope Francis Food Pantry”

The Parish of the Holy Cross in Bridgeton recently opened a Food Pantry to respond to the increasing number of poor who come to its doors seeking assistance.  The food pantry is in the basement of the Immaculate Conception Convent located at 64 North Street in Bridgeton. Father Vince Guest, pastor, said...

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