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December 14, 2020
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The image of baby Jesus nestled in the manger is a much-needed reminder during the pandemic that God gives the world the gift of hope in troubled times, Pope Francis said.
December 14, 2020
The holiday spirit was in full display Friday at Mercy House, an outreach program operated by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark, located in Newark's Clinton Hill section. Community residents...
December 10, 2020
MEXICO CITY (CNS) -- With the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe closed for her feast to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Pope Francis said Catholics still can receive a plenary indulgence Dec. 11 and...
December 10, 2020
The new executive director of the New Jersey Catholic Conference is dedicated to assuring that the mission of the public policy arm of the state’s Catholic bishops is understood by all.
December 4, 2020
Christmas is going to be different this year. It will be a somber and perhaps mournful season, for those suffering from the multiple effects of the pandemic. For many of us, however, this could be...
December 4, 2020
Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, As Pope Francis has taught us, by virtue of our baptism we are all called to be both disciples and missionaries. Our Church is a community of missionary disciples...
December 3, 2020
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Pope Francis again insisted that all Catholics with disabilities have a right to receive the sacraments, and he...
December 3, 2020
Happy Catholic new year! Sunday, Nov. 29, marked the first day of the 2020 Advent Season and the first day of the Church’s liturgical calendar, making it our Catholic new year’s day! Many of us...
December 2, 2020
The Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Newark have recognized Amanda Bordogna as the 2020 Teacher of the Year. Since 2017, Amanda Bordogna has taught Middle School English, Social Studies, and...
December 2, 2020
As the holiday season gets under way, the dedicated staff and volunteers at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark are working tirelessly to bring help and hope to the most vulnerable among...

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