New Structure, Leadership Set for Diocesan Deaneries

Bishop Joseph Galante has appointed new deans as part of a revised deanery reconfiguration for the Diocese of Camden. Deaneries provide a structure for bringing together parishes to coordinate church activity within a region, including collaborating with shared ministry leaders. The nine new deaneries encompass the diocese’s 70 parishes and...

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Diocesan Response to St. Mary’s, Malaga, Protest

On Jan. 3 a group entered the church of St. Mary’s, Malaga, apparently conducting a vigil to protest plans to merge that parish with two others to form a new parish to be called Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament. Some background: In April, 2008, Bishop Galante announced plans to...

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Young Adults Can Meet to Explore Their Faith on January 19

Theology on Tap is a discussion series for Catholic young adults, married and single, in their late teens (18-19), twenties, and thirties. The next evening session, sponsored by the diocesan Office of Young Adult and Campus Ministries, will be held:   Wednesday, January 19, 2011 7 PM Landmark Americana Tap...

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Bishop Galante appoints new Director of Communications

Most Reverend Joseph A. Galante, D.D., J.C.D., Bishop of Camden, has appointed Peter Feuerherd, as director of communications for the Diocese of Camden. Feuerherd is a media consultant for the New York Province of the Jesuits and an adjunct professor of journalism and communications at St. John’s University, New York. Previously, he...

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Bishop issues decree establishing Christ the Redeemer on October 8

Bishop Joseph Galante formally announced today that the parishes of Assumption, Atco; St. Lucy, Blue Anchor, and Sacred Heart, Cedarbrook, which together form Blessed John XXIII Parish; and St. Anthony, Waterford, will unite and the new parish resulting from the consolidation, Christ the Redeemer, will be established Nov. 10, 2010. ...

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