Larry A. Robinson, Ed.D., Provost at Seton Hall University, announced his retirement effective December 31, 2016. The Most Reverent John J. Myers said in a statement that "it has been both a privilege and a pleasure" to have worked with him.
Due to the Viewing and Mass of Christian Burial for The Most Reverend Peter Leo Gerety on Monday, September 26, the Catholic High School Expo scheduled on that date at the Archdiocesan Center is being postponed.
The Most Reverend Peter Leo Gerety, Archbishop Emeritus of Newark, entered eternal life on Tuesday, September 20, 2016. He was 104, and at the time of his passing, was the oldest Catholic bishop in the world.
Both The Record and The Star-Ledger ran a deceptive ad from an abortion advocacy group calling itself "Catholics for Choice" as part of that organization's campaign calling for taxpayer funding for abortions. In response to this organization's attempt to distort Catholic teaching and mislead people, the Bishops of New Jersey have prepared a response that clearly states what the Church teaches about abortion.