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Every person is a neighbor

We are all familiar with the parable of the Good Samaritan. The parable follows an exchange between Jesus and a lawyer. The lawyer is trying to test Jesus by asking

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Msgr. Russell L. Rock to retire May 1

Bishop Joseph A. Galante announces the retirement of Msgr. Russell L. Rock, pastor, St. Maria Goretti Parish, Runnemede, effective May 1. Msgr. Rock, 73, spent many years serving in Catholic

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The cornerstone was put in place 150 years ago

  Left photo: Nettie Pinto, 95, is helped down the aisle by Pat Donnelly and her mother, Agnes Ade, 93, who are the earliest baptized members of St. Nicholas. On

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‘That’s the woman I’m going to marry’: First dates, faith and growing families

  On Sunday, April 25, the Camden Diocese’s annual Wedding Anniversary Mass was celebrated at St. Agnes Church in Blackwood, to honor those couples celebrating 25 and 50 and more

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Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass

  Photos by James A. McBride Left: Bishop Galante greets Nicholas and Edith Dabbenigno, of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Absecon, who have been married 68 years. Below right: Bishop

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Celebrating black priests of the Camden Diocese

The black priests of the Diocese of Camden were recognized on Sunday afternoon, April 18, a day that began with vespers in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Camden,

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Abandoned houses continue to be a major problem

Recently an all too familiar storyline of Camden ran again: “One dead, one hurt in Camden blaze at abandoned site.” An abandoned building used for drugs and prostitution catches fire

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Lourdes participates in four-pair kidney swap chain

CAMDEN — On Monday, April 26 the transplant team at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center achieved a medical milestone by participating in the region’s first successful “kidney swap chain”

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DECREE – For Publication to Each and Everyone

Greetings In The Lord Among the most important responsibilities of the Bishop’s pastoral office is assurance that there is suitable provision of divine worship and Catholic community life for Christ’s

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Bishop issues decree establishing Holy Trinity Parish in Margate

Bishop Joseph Galante formally announced today that the parishes of St. James (Ventnor), Epiphany (Longport) and Blessed Sacrament (Margate) will unite and the new parish resulting from the consolidation, Holy