Thousands gather for state Catholic youth rally

By Jennifer Mauro - Catholic News Service JACKSON TOWNSHIP, N.J. — “I love this song,” said a young man,...

Sister Christine Hartnett dies

Sister Christine Hartnett, OP (Sister John Kathleen) of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died May 31 at Saint Mary’s Villa in Cherry Hill. She...

The Bishop’s Schedule

Sunday, June 9 3 p.m., Diocesan Pastoral Council Meeting, Saint Joachim Parish, Bellmawr Tuesday, June 11 - Friday,...

The death of Camden’s seventh bishop

Bishop Joseph A. Galante, who headed the Diocese of Camden from 2004 until his retirement in 2013, died May 25 at Shore Medical...

A kind man who made difficult decisions

Friends and colleagues of Bishop Joseph A. Galante, who died on Saturday, May 25 at the age of 80, recalled a man who...

The Camden Diocese mourns Bishop Galante

BLACKWOOD — The funeral Mass for Bishop Joseph A. Galante was celebrated June 1 at Saint Agnes Church here, the same church where...

His gift was in being ‘wonderfully ordinary’

Following is the homily that Father Terry Odien gave at Bishop Joseph Galante’s funeral Mass on June 1 at Saint Agnes Church, Our Lady...

The joy that surpasses even a Super Bowl win

One of my first assignments for this paper, back in spring of 2007, was covering Bishop Joseph Galante’s visit to youth of Rowan University...

Catholic Charities workers remember an advocate

Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Camden had a strong advocate in Bishop Joseph Galante. While ordinary of Beaumont, Texas, Bishop Galante wrote in...

Memories of both Father Galante and Bishop Galante

When I was a young teacher, just starting out in Levittown, Pennsylvania, in 1973, my grade mentor was Rose Cocci, a feisty, rigorous Catholic...