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UPDATE: Catholic Women of Zion mark 35 years, focus on faith in difficult times

Emphasizing that the words of Jesus, “Do not be afraid,” appear ...

UPDATE: Msgr. Bacovin remembered for his love of God’s Word, priesthood

In a heartfelt tribute to Msgr. Ronald J. Bacovin, his closest friend,

Station Churches of Mercer County offers Lenten pilgrimage experience for all

Faithful of the Diocese and beyond are welcomed to spend part of their Lenten observance ...

Meeting Pope was highlight of Rome pilgrimage for diocesan priests

Three priests among those who joined Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., on ...

UPDATE: Collaboration is key to building pro-life culture, speakers say

More than 100 people gathered virtually to get practical tips on ...

UPDATE: Despite weather, support and prayers for life go on in Washington, at home

The predictions that there was a 100% chance that a snowstorm would blanket the eastern U.S. was ...

From darkness to deacon studies: Gez Ford’s pathway to faith

Gez Ford no longer asks “Why?” when it comes to circumstances surrounding his life.

UPDATED: Middletown parish extends Christmas spirit with special dinner

As it has for years, St. Mary Parish, Middletown, extended hospitality ...

The Christmas story is worth telling over and over again

One would think that after more than 2,000 years, people would tire of telling and hearing the Christmas story.

UPDATED: Bishop joins Hightstown community for Christmas Eve Mass

“Merry Christmas, everyone” said an exuberant Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M.,

UPDATED: Bishop joins in Simbang Gabi celebration in Howell

For more than two decades, the enduring Filipino Advent tradition of Simbang Gabi – a nine-day novena of spiritual preparation for the birth of Christ – has unfolded seamlessly in coordinated diocesan-wide observances.

UPDATED: Bishop, seminarians gather for Christmas celebration

With the Diocese’s seminarians pursuing studies for the priesthood ...

UPDATED: Faith, cultures celebrated during trilingual Mass with Bishop

The theme of unity was evident as parishioners and clergy from ...

UPDATED: At Philly Mass, Bishop O’Connell speaks of graces from Mary’s intercession

Thousands visited the Basilica Shrine of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal in ...

Father Joseph A. Radomski remembered as ‘one who heard the call of God and responded’

Father Joseph A. Radomski, who died Nov. 7 at age 88, was celebrated as a priest ...

Online, in-person schedule for ‘The Art of Catechesis’ in 2024

Persons seeking to assist others in learning more about ...

UPDATED: New Resurrection pastor prays to serve parish with humility

Parishioners, brother priests and family members gathered Nov. 4 to witness ...

UPDATED: Forty Hours serves as teaching tool on Eucharist for Holmdel parish

Forty Hours, the solemn, centuries-old Eucharistic devotion, ...

UPDATED: As Church marks feasts, Bishop calls All Saints’ Day Catholic Hall of Fame

The Catholic Church has a Hall of Fame too: All Saints Day.

Young adults bring energy, fresh perspectives to parish pastoral councils

When Christopher Fenimore was invited by his pastor to ...

Bishop blesses Monument to Unborn at Willingboro parish

On the grounds of Corpus Christi Parish is a newly ...

UPDATED: White Mass marks 10 years, adds collaboration from second parish

Some came straight from their shifts — still wearing their scrubs and

Young local parishioner travels to Rome for Synod opener

When Elise Stankus reflects on participating in the opening of the general session of the Synod of Bishops on synodality...

UPDATED: Gift of Catholic schools celebrated during annual Mass with Bishop O’Connell

“You don’t have to be old to be a saint!” Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., said ...

UPDATED: Bishop dedicates new Diocesan Shrine of Blessed Carlo Acutis

An air of both excitement and reverence permeated the parish community of ...

Annual gala was time for Catholic Charities to honor supporters

Msgr. Dennis Apoldite may have been presented with this year’s ...

Stuart celebrates start of 60th year with visit from Bishop O’Connell

“How did you become a Bishop?” “When you were a kid, did you want to become a Bishop?” “How busy are you every day?

Messages about life, hope in Jesus shared during Lakewood concert

The way Divine Word Father Guilherme Andrino sees it, ...

UPDATED: There's no 'one size fits all' when it comes to faith formation

Parish catechetical leaders from throughout the Diocese, ...

On eve of 9/11, new pastor reminds people to love 'in ordinary ways'

A full congregation of parishioners and family members gathered Sept. 10 for...

Social justice ministry at Hightstown parish focuses on ‘our common home’

Members of St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Hightstown, have a new initiative to help parishioners ...

Diocesan faithful celebrates Assumption feast with prayer, special blessings

Catholics throughout the world joyfully observed the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Aug. 15, ...

UPDATED: Two-day pilgrimage leads Trenton Catholics to Polish shrine in Pennsylvania

In Poland, there’s a centuries-old tradition in honor of ...

Congressman helps Ocean County Providence House obtain renovations

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, is seeking to enhance services

Works of service in the community was focus of Mission: Jersey 2023

Whether they stocked shelves, did some gardening, made repairs...

God’s will is focus of Father Alabré’s priesthood

Father Pierre-Michel Alabré initially quips that his arrival ...

Outreach and service are at the heart of Father Kaeding’s priesthood

As Father Robert F. Kaeding reflected on the golden jubilee ...

UPDATED: Parishes pray for grandparents during feast day Masses

The way Susan Commini sees it, a great approach for evangelization is ...

Trenton native Sister Marcia Hall celebrates silver jubilee with joy, thanksgiving

On July 16, Sister Marcia Hall returned to her native Trenton...

Princeton Junction parish offers evening Mass to allow for summer activities

Going to the beach or a favorite water park, enjoying a vacation or relaxing in ...

LOCAL COVERAGE

UPDATED: Forty Hours remains treasured devotion in Trenton Parish

Pauline Father Karol Jarzabek, pastor of St. Stanislaus Parish, Manhattan, challenged those present for the Oct. 16 closing service of Forty Hours Devotion in St. Hedwig Church, Trenton, with a question:    

DIOCESE

Guadalupe Torches, newly blessed and lit, begin journey to parishes around the Diocese

In anticipation of the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, parishes around the Diocese will once again participate in a series of traveling torch lightings, or “Las Antorchas Guadalupanas,” during the month of November, which will culminate in a diocesan-wide pilgrimage celebration in Lakewood.

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