Hand to Hand on a mission to Haiti

The Hand to Hand Mission recently delivered 3,000 bags of school supplies and other goods to Haiti. Many of the 17 missionaries on the trip were local Catholics from the Diocese of Camden. The mission of the organization is to provide long-term aid and support to the people in need...

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President of U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Issues Statement on Theodore McCarrick in Response to Judgement by the Holy See

February 16, 2019 WASHINGTON— Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, has issued the following statement upon the decision of the Holy See announced today regarding Theodore McCarrick. Cardinal DiNardo’s Full Statement Follows: “The Holy See’s announcement regarding Theodore McCarrick...

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A path forward for a determined mother

Written by Mary McCusker Lauren Segers’ phone pinged as she sat in Catholic Charities’ Vineland office. Glancing at it, her eyes lit up, and she said with a huge smile, “That’s my new employer. They told me just yesterday that I was hired.” Landing this new job added another item...

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Our Lady of Lourdes visit

On Feb. 11, the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes and World Day of the Sick, Bishop Dennis Sullivan visited Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden, to meet with administrators, staff and patients. He offered his prayers, blessings and company throughout the facility, especially to sick patients. Accompanying him...

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Two Renowned Administrators Announce State-wide New Jersey Compensation Program for Victims of Church Sexual Abuse of Minors

(Washington, D.C.–February 11, 2019) Kenneth R. Feinberg and Camille S. Biros, two noted victims’ compensation experts, have been named Administrators of a New Jersey state-wide Compensation Program – approved and supported by all five Roman Catholic Dioceses located in the state. Today they announced the creation of the Independent Victim...

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