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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

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Workshop puts a face on Welcoming the Stranger

On Jan. 28, some 50 people gathered at Christ Our Light Parish in Cherry Hill for a discussion on “Welcoming the Stranger” with four staff from Catholic Charities’ Refugee Resettlement

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Counting the homeless in Cumberland County

Snow is still thick on the ground as teams of volunteers strike out from Catholic Charities’ office in Vineland on a frigid January morning. Their mission: find as many homeless

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The critical need for material donations for refugees

On a Tuesday afternoon just before the bell rings, a group of high school students carries bag after bag, neatly labeled, to the waiting Catholic Charities staff person’s car. They

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Es probable que los nuevos objetivos de deportación no afecten a Nueva Jersey

Un frío domingo en enero, después de una típica Misa en español de las 11 de la mañana totalmente llena en San José Pro-Catedral en Camden, los feligreses fueron invitados

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Easing the way for a refugee family

Encountering Mercy: Welcoming the Stranger “Encountering Mercy” is a series that explores the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the people whose lives exemplify them. The first

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He sees himself in those he helps

Encountering Mercy: Welcoming the Stranger “Encountering Mercy” is a series that explores the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the people whose lives exemplify them. The first

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The Catholic Charities ‘Mercy In-Focus’ program

In an effort to help bring the corporal works of mercy to life during the Jubilee of Mercy, Catholic Charities rolled out a three-part program for parishes and other Catholic