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Catholic Schools Week 2020- A Special Supplement to the Catholic Star...

Celebrating Catholic Schools Week 2020 in South Jersey: The national celebration of Catholic Schools has been an annual...

Preparing for ‘Sunday of the Word of God’

Catholic communities throughout South Jersey this weekend will celebrate the newly-created “Sunday of the Word of God,” as Pope Francis calls Catholics to break...

School culture is inseparable from its Catholic identity

Saint John Paul II once called the Holy Eucharist, sacrament and sacrifice,“the source and summit of all Christian life.” And it’s no surprise that...

Father Bolcar, known for his warmth and humility, dies

Father Andrew Bolcar, who requested a moment of silence be observed at his funeral in gratitude to God, died on Jan. 10. He...

Ricardo ‘Rick’ Vincent Taylor, Justice for ALL honoree, passes away

“As an elected official I always believed that you have both civil and moral obligations and you can’t do one without the other....

Sister M. Sylvia Giraldo of the Little Servant Sisters dies

Sister M. Sylvia Giraldo, LSIC, age 76, died suddenly on Jan. 11, at Saint John Retreat House, Atlantic City.

Sister Marian D. Frantz, IHM, former Delegate for Religious, dies

Sister Marian D. Frantz, IHM died in Camilla Hall on Jan. 14 in the 66th year of her religious life. 

Sister Arlene Oswald, OP, who taught in Gloucester City, dies

Sister Arlene Oswald, OP (Sister Mary Mark), of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, and former teacher at Saint Mary School in Gloucester City, died...

Mercy Sister Mary Blaise Miller, who grew up in Atlantic City,...

Sister Mary Blaise Miller, 93, Sister of Mercy and Atlantic City native, died on Jan. 16 at McAuley Hall Health Care Center in...

Gathering for Peace and Justice at Sacred Heart Feb. 15

Two Dominican sisters known for their longtime activism in the cause of peace will be among the speakers at the Gathering for Peace...