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All eyes are now on the new Chicago archbishop

By Michael M. Canaris Because of his age and the demographics of the American episcopate, Blase Cupich’s appointment as the new archbishop of Chicago will likely be the most prominent

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Peace rally held in Camden

Believing that environmental and social justice issues are intricately conneted, a group of parishioners of Sacred Heart Parish, Camden, held a peace rally at their church on Sept. 21. The

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Understanding Catechetical Sunday

The parishes of the Diocese of Camden, and throughout the United States, recently observed Catechetical Sunday by calling forth and commissioning persons called to serve in the catechetical ministry. What

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Parishes celebrate Catechetical Sunday

  By Peter G. Sánchez   This past weekend, the Catholic Church celebrated Catechetical Sunday, as parishes recognized the importance of the church’s teaching ministry at their Masses and called

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Clergy assignments

Bishop Sullivan announces priest personnel changes as follows:   Father Joel Arciga Camarillo from Parochial Vicar, Saint Joseph Pro-Cathedral, Camden to Administrator, Saint Joseph Pro-Cathedral, Camden, effective Oct 1.  

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Camden Trauma Summit Oct. 6-7 at Rutgers

The 2014 Camden Trauma Summit will take place at Rutgers University-Camden, 326 Penn Street, on Monday, Oct. 6, and Tuesday, Oct. 7. During the two days, speakers and workshops will

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Bishop Sullivan to celebrate Blue Mass

Bishop Dennis Sullivan will celebrate the 13th Annual Diocesan Blue Mass on Monday, Sept. 29, 10:30 a.m., at Our Lady of Hope Parish, St. Agnes Church, Blackwood. Traditionally the Blue

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Msgr. McDermott, Camden pastor, to retire

  Msgr. McDermott, a Camden City pastor and vicar general for the Diocese of Camden, will retire Oct. 1. Bishop Dennis Sullivan made the announcement Sept. 22. Msgr. McDermott, 72,

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The Bishop’s Schedule

Saturday, September 27 Confirmation, Saint Vincent de Paul Parish, Mays Landing, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, September 28 Saint Padre Pio Festival – Mass and celebration, Vineland, 11 a.m. Diocesan Spanish Ministry