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An eye-opening presentation on refugee journeys

They came with an open mind to learn and to understand. Parishioners, clergy, religious and interested community members. About 25 of them. They gathered in the parish center of Saint

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El Obispo Sullivan ofrece apoyo a los Dreamers

CAMDEN — El Obispo Dennis Sullivan se sentó en una mesa redonda mientras 16 personas se dirigían a la sala de conferencias. Una vez que todos sus invitados llegaron, él

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Diocese to hold annual FaithFULL food drive

In keeping with the theme of Lenten giving and sacrifice, the Diocese of Camden will be holding its fifth annual FaithFULL Food Drive on Sunday, March 18. With assistance from

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Bishop Sullivan meets with Dreamers

CAMDEN — Bishop Dennis Sullivan sat at a round table as 16 individuals made their way into the conference room. Once all of his guests arrived, he made his way

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Campus tour opens doors for refugee teens

“If you could be anything when you grow up, what would you want to be?” It is a question that many young Americans have been asked. Often adults use it

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Catholic Charities granted funding for homeless prevention initiatives

Over the recent weeks, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden has received a total of $1.5 million in grants for homeless prevention from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and

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Homeless count helps Catholic Charities identify need

“How are you? I’m so sorry for the mess.” We often say these words to friends when welcoming them into our homes, which perhaps hadn’t been tidied to perfection prior

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Service is fundamental to Catholic education

In recent years, there has been a growing trend that schools, both public and private, offer students opportunities to engage in community service. For many, the experience helps to develop

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Sharing the Journey: a call to the periphery

When Bishop Dennis Sullivan launched the Share the Journey campaign on Sept. 17, 2017, he remarked, “This worldwide journey of encounter and hope begins today; may we all be missionary

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From battlefield to nursing field: a desire to serve

His life seemed to resemble that of a typical young adult: spending his early 20s pursuing a degree in teaching, landing his first job as an English teacher, getting married,