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Press Releases/Statements

December 13, 2022
The Mercy House, a resource and referral center operated by the Archdiocese of Newark’s Respect Life Office, will distribute more than 1,000 new and unwrapped toys to families in need during its Fifth Annual Christmas Giveaway at its Newark location (620 Clinton Avenue) on Friday, December 16, at 11 a.m...
December 2, 2022

While visiting loved ones during the Advent and Christmas seasons, please participate in the Catholic Cemeteries Annual Christmas Food Drive by providing non-perishable food items for local food pantries.

The food donations, to be distributed by Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark, will help feed families who are less fortunate throughout our Archdiocese...

December 2, 2022

The Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart invites you to two exciting events presented in the month of December for the Cathedral's annual concert series...

December 2, 2022

In his latest newsletter, Cardinal Tobin reminds us that our Church begins a new year of grace each Advent and asks the Holy Spirit to help us walk with one another on a journey of hope...

December 1, 2022

The Archdiocese of Newark will hold its annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection in parishes throughout the Archdiocese on Dec. 10-11, 2022. The collection, coordinated by the National Religious Retirement Office (NRRO), provides much-needed financial assistance for retirement needs to eligible religious institutes...

November 29, 2022

The Archdiocese of Newark’s Respect Life Office will open a second location of The Mercy House — its resource and referral center that provides a wide variety of assistance to all in need — at 20 Greenville Avenue in Jersey City on Monday, December 5, at 11 a.m.  All are invited to the grand opening celebration, which will feature a tour of the facility and a blessing from Auxiliary Bishop Gregory J. Studerus, who oversees Hudson County for the Archdiocese.

November 18, 2022

It’s the time of year when we remember gratefully both the “next door saints” who generously share with us their selfless love, and those loved ones who have died...

November 17, 2022

Cardinal Joseph Tobin, Archbishop of Newark, and Mark Joseph Williams, abuse survivor, spoke at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops meeting in Baltimore on Nov. 15. Click the link to read their speeches...
November 4, 2022

In his latest newsletter, Cardinal Tobin encourages us to listen attentively to people with different opinions and discern God’s will for us through the multi-year synodal process...

October 25, 2022

The Archdiocese of Newark will celebrate the 29th Annual Blue Mass honoring the dedication and sacrifices of all active, retired, and deceased New Jersey law enforcement personnel on Thursday, Nov. 3, at 10 a.m. in Newark’s Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart...


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