Front page: “Nativity at Night” by Italian Baroque painter Guido Reni depicts the birth of Christ in a Bethlehem manger. (CNS/Bridgeman Art Library)
By Very Rev. Robert Barron The great British physicist Stephen Hawking has emerged in recent years as a poster boy for atheism, and his heroic struggles against the ravages of
Some historians and history text books contend that there was a single moment in history in the year 1054 AD when the churches of East and West divided one from
“Rejoice, Rejoice Emmanuel has come to you O Israel.” This refrain from a classical hymn of the Advent Season prays for God (Emmanuel) to come to us (Israel). Emmanuel means
The Catholic Star Herald will not be printed Jan. 2. The next issue will be dated Jan. 9.
Bishop Sullivan announces the following deacon personnel changes: Deacon Joseph C. Buccilli assigned to Kennedy Health System, effective Dec. 22. Deacon Emil A. Ralbusky, from St. Joseph the Worker, Haddon
By Joanna Garner For the 80 people — 60 of them children — who gathered in Catholic Charities’ family and community services center in Camden for a Celebration of Families