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Mary is the mother of the Church

On Monday, May 21, I celebrated the Mass of Mary, the Mother of the Church for the first time. Pope Francis recently placed this Memorial on the universal liturgical calendar


María es la Madre de la Iglesia

El lunes 21 de mayo celebré la Misa de María, la Madre de la Iglesia por primera vez. El Papa Francisco recientemente puso este Memorial en el calendario litúrgico universal

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Catholic Strong: Take up the challenge of missionary discipleship

  The video for our CATHOLIC STRONG campaign is available at The viewer is treated to a five-minute journey around our South Jersey diocese — its people, churches, schools,

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Collection for the Catholic Communication Campaign

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, This weekend our diocese will take up a collection for the Catholic Communication Campaign (CCC). Last year, Pope Francis encouraged us, “to engage in

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Getting the message out about vocations

On Sunday, April 22, nearly a thousand people from all across the diocese gathered in Washington Lake Park for our annual diocesan iRace4Vocations. This event is held each year on

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Catholic Home Missions Appeal

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Here in the United States there is a great need for evangelization and sharing the message of Christ and the beauty of the Church.


iRace4Vocations fue un día para alabar a Dios y rezar por las vocaciones

El domingo, 22 de abril, casi mil personas de todas partes de la diócesis se reunieron en Washington Lake Park para nuestra carrera anual diocesana iRace4Vocations. Este evento se celebra

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Building and strengthening parish ministries

From Palm Sunday through Easter Sunday, I celebrated the liturgy at six parishes in our diocese which provides me with a unique experience of our local church. Let me share


Una experiencia única de nuestra iglesia local

Desde el Domingo de Ramos hasta el Domingo de Pascua, celebré la liturgia en seis parroquias en nuestra diócesis, lo que me proporciona una experiencia única de nuestra iglesia local.

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At Easter we celebrate the victory of the Cross

We adore You, O Christ, and we praise You, because by Your Holy Cross You have redeemed the world. This year Easter Sunday falls on April 1st which in popular