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Catholic Charities, Knights team up to help veterans

On May 21, Knights of Columbus Council 6735 of St. Peter Church in Merchantville helped Catholic Charities throw an indoor barbecue to raise awareness for the issue of veteran homelessness

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Prison Ministry volunteers find mercy behind bars

Deacon Jim Hallman often tells a story in his homilies about the moment he knew he had found a calling in prison ministry. He was in Bayside State Prison in

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Serving in the military, overcoming personal struggles

Encountering Mercy: Shelter the Homeless “Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them.

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The mission of serving those who have served

Encountering Mercy: Shelter the Homeless “Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them.

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Facing hunger here in New Jersey

Encountering Mercy: Feed the Hungry “Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them.

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For fixed income families, crisis is always near

Encountering Mercy: Feed the Hungry “Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them.

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Encounter with refugees, and bubbles

On Feb. 23, parishioners came together with their refugee neighbors for an experience of “Encounter,” in the spirit of Pope Francis, and for some fun with bubbles. Refugee families resettled

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Counseling can begin the journey of healing

Encountering Mercy: Visit the Sick “Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them.

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Keep the Dream Alive

Jeanetta Warren, director of Catholic Charities’ Atlantic County Economic Crisis Committee which responds to the needs of laid off casino workers in and around Atlantic City, was selected by Catholic
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New time limits on food stamps could strain food pantries

Beginning February 1, 2016, a clock began ticking for certain recipients of SNAP (food stamp) benefits in New Jersey. Starting on that date, unless these recipients obtain work or enter