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Columns Growing in Faith

Rerum Novarum, the first papal social encyclical

Veronica Scarisbrick recently interviewed Dominican Father Alejandro Crosthwaite for Vatican Radio in a fascinating exchange about Pope Leo XIII’s 1891 encyclical Rerum Novarum. Crosthwaite is Professor of Catholic Social Thought

Columns Wake Up the World – 2015 Year of Consecrated Life

My religious life has made me incredibly rich

When I understood that God was calling me to be a sister, I was elated with joy and happiness. I fell in love with Christ and began to burn with

Columns That All May Be One

‘New life to the quest for Christian unity’

Some of you may remember a column I wrote last year about two historic events in the history of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) both locally and nationally.

As I See It Columns

The local African-American-Caribbean Catholic Community

One of the challenges that migrants face as they go far away from their native land is how to find a place where they can worship and express themselves. Although

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Catholic Star Herald printing schedule

The Catholic Star Herald will not be printed May 22. The next issue will be dated May 29.

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From monastery to school grounds

In 2013, the Monastery of the Dominican Nuns of the Perpetual Rosary in Camden closed, bringing to an end 113 years of continuous prayer in the city. The sisters eventually

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The Bishop’s Schedule

Sunday, May 17 Mass at the Conclusion of the New Jersey Catholic Youth Day, Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson, New Jersey, 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 19 New Jersey Catholic Conference

Clergy Assignments

Priest personnel change

Bishop Sullivan announces priest personnel change as follows: Father Joachim Oforchukwu, C.S.Sp. from Chaplain, New Jersey State Hospital, Ancora and In Residence, Christ the Redeemer, Atco, to Outside the Diocese,

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Edward Kennedy ordained a transitional deacon

LINDENWOLD — In front of his family, friends, fellow seminarians and clergy of the Diocese of Camden, Edward Kennedy was ordained a transitional deacon May 9 here in a liturgy

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Donated copybooks to benefit local children

When CRW Graphics approached Kaitlyn Muller, director of Catholic Charities Refugee and Immigration Services, to donate thousands of copybooks, Muller saw the potential to impact an even broader population beyond