Representatives of the Tri-State Italian-American Congress will present $25,000 in scholarships to 25 students of Italian heritage from 18 Catholic elementary schools of the Archdiocese of Newark.
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops invites you to join and share 9 Days for Life, a period of focused prayer and action from Saturday, January 16 - Sunday, January 24.
In recent weeks news outlets have had stories about severe flooding conditions that have affected the people in the South and Midwest regions of the country.
January is National Migration Month and this year's theme is "A Stranger and You Welcomed Me."
This Christmas season, choirs across the world will sing out Peace on Earth - Good Will to Men. Yet, as those choirs sing, some 60 million people worldwide will have been displaced – representing the largest number of displaced men, women and children since World War II.
In this blessed Advent season, we sing hopeful carols anticipating the miracle of Christmas. We have reason to announce the need for peace and goodwill throughout the world with even stronger voices this year.
Today, in union with the Church around the world, we have opened a Holy Door here at the Cathedral Basilica to begin celebration of the Holy Year of Mercy.
The Most Reverend John J. Myers, Archbishop of Newark, will join in communion with the Holy Father by opening the Holy Door of the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Newark, at the beginning of the noon Mass.
Through the 'Help a Family at Christmas' project, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark provides a unique and personal opportunity for an individual, family, parish community, school or organization to help critically needy families in the Newark Archdiocese who would not have Christmas without some outside support.
The Archdiocese of Newark will celebrate the Annual Mass for Law Enforcement Officers at on Thursday, November 5 at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark.
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