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Pro-Life Catholic or Peace-and-Justice Catholic? Yes

Growing up, I might’ve asked my dad something like, “Are we having dinner at Grandma’s on Saturday or Sunday?” or “Is my basketball game at 1 or 3?” If my

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No Star Herald next week

The Catholic Star Herald will not be printed Dec. 28. The next issue will be dated January 4, 2013.

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A Message from the Bishop – God becoming human at Christmas

I wish you a blessed, grace-filled and loving feast of Christmas. Again we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, who, as St. Paul reminds us, emptied Himself, even though He

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The Ministry of Acolyte

At the institution to the ministry of Acolyte held on Dec. 11 at St. Pius X Spiritual Life Center, Bishop Joseph A. Galante accepted nine men, who took the next

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A Message from the Bishop – Praying for those who mourn this Christmas

A woman kneels at a memorial near Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Dec. 16. The community of Newtown and the nation sought answers and comfort after a gunman

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State Attorney General presents grant to Catholic Charities

Photos by James A. McBride In top photo, Kevin J. Hickey, executive director of Catholic Charities, presents a Catholic Charities shirt to New Jersey State Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa, who

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Catholic Charities with other agencies sponsor Camden tax prep kickoff

A group of non-profit agencies including Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden, launched a free tax preparation service for low-income families on Dec. 13, at Camden County College in Camden. The

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Ministry With the Deaf Christmas schedule

Santa, portrayed by Tony Gomez, offers treats to Carly Chambers and Katie Underwood during a Christmas social sponsored by Ministry With the Deaf, International Catholic Deaf Association 138, at Holy

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Dominican Sister Agnes Edward Henwood, 101, dies

Sister Agnes Edward Henwood of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, Ossining, New York, died on Dec. 15 at St. Mary’s Catholic Home in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. She was 101

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Sister Febronia Jarosz. LSIC, Diamond Jubilarian, (center left) and Sister Leonarda, LSIC, Golden Jubilarian, (center right) commemorated altogether 125 years of religious life on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception