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Archbishop of Newark

Joseph W. Cardinal Tobin,
C.Ss.R., D.D.

Biography

Archbishop of Newark John J. Myers, J.C.D., D.D

Archbishop of Newark

Joseph W. Cardinal Tobin, C.Ss.R., D.D.

Biography

 

Archdiocesan News

July 10, 2017

Catholic education is well respected for its attention to the individual person, as well as its ability to reach out to students at the margins of society. For decades, Catholic schools have worked with parents of special needs children to provide learning support. However, some parents of children with learning disabilities have expressed sadness that a Catholic education was not available to their children.

July 8, 2017

Cardinal Tobin will celebrate Mass at the Kearny Youth Retreat Center during the last episode of the "Love & Responsibility" series on Wednesday, July 12. To view Cardinal Tobin's brief video message about this event, click here. For additional information, visit www.rcan.org/evangelization.

June 30, 2017

We are disappointed that the court yesterday declined to recognize that a private, religious-affiliated school has the right to govern itself according to its own rules and practices. The Archdiocese and St. Theresa School have provided more than sufficient precedent in case law from New Jersey and elsewhere in the country, as well as certifications from members of the hierarchy of the Archdiocese and parish, to support such a finding.

June 29, 2017

In her most recent filing in this matter, the attorney for the plaintiffs states that “no one is above the law.” Yet, to date, every step that the plaintiffs have taken, every statement they have made, shows that they do not believe their own attorney’s words. The plaintiffs have demonstrated clearly and strongly that, in their minds, the rules and laws of St. Theresa School and Parish do not apply to them. 

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