Former Lutheran pastor to be ordained a transitional deacon

Mr. Phillip Max Johnson, 59, will be ordained a transitional deacon of the Diocese of Camden on Saturday, Feb. 13, at 10:30 a.m....

Father James R. Plummer dies, age 77

Father James Richard Plummer, 77, who served as an Air Force chaplain for 25 years before becoming pastor of St. Isidore Parish in...

Father Carmen A. Carlone to retire

Father Carmen Anthony Carlone, who served as pastor of four parishes since 1985, will retire on Feb. 6. Father Carlone, 66, has been...
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Betty Gammon makes a momentous decision, at age 99

Left photo: Betty Gammon receives Communion for the first time from Father Matthew Weber, administrator of St. Bridget Church, Glassboro, on Jan. 24. ...

Infant Jesus parishioners celebrate merger

WOODBURY HEIGHTS — On Sunday, Jan. 24, parishioners of St. Margaret, Woodbury Heights, and St. John Vianney, Deptford, came together at St. Margaret...
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Mom gets a surprise, straight from Iraq

CAMDEN — It was the best birthday present Eva Irizarry could ever receive. On Jan. 27, Irizarry’s son, Pfc. Andre Maldonado, surprised her at...

Partnership will work on city’s Kaighn Avenue

CAMDEN — A partnership among various groups in the city and businesses and residents along Kaighn Avenue met during a meeting held...

Participants at March urged to keep up their efforts

By Carol Zimmermann Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Despite overcast skies, the mood at the Jan. 22 annual March for...
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‘Choose Life’

Deacon Fadi Azar, ofm, who is serving at St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Camden, and will be ordained in June, points at a “Choose...

Correction

Parish of new Aspirant to the Diaconate Formation program, Robert Iuliucci, Sr., was incorrect in the Jan. 22 Star Herald. He belongs to Assumption...