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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

September 6, 2018

Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., Archbishop of Newark, has designated Friday, September 14, 2018 as a Day of Prayer, Fasting and Abstinence throughout the Archdiocese in recognition of the sins and crimes of sexual abuse against children and adults by members of the Catholic Church. He also will lead the people of this local Church of Newark in an evening service of Prayer, Recognition and Hope in the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Friday beginning at 7:30 p.m.

August 30, 2018

The Catholic Church in New Jersey looks forward to continuing dialogue with Senator Vitale in his efforts - and our own efforts - to ensure the safety of our children and to help victims of abuse to heal. However, New Jersey is not Pennsylvania. Since 2002, the Catholic Church in New Jersey has complied with a Memorandum of Understanding with the Attorney General and all 21 County Prosecutors under which every complaint is forwarded to the appropriate...

August 30, 2018

The Board of Trustees of Marist High School, Bayonne, NJ, announces the appointment of Mr. Peter G. Kane to serve as the new President of Marist High School. Marist High School is owned and operated by the Marist Brothers of the United States, serving the students of Hudson and Essex County since 1954. Most recently, Peter served as Senior Director at the New Jersey Housing & Mortgage Finance Agency, which gave him in-depth exposure to government funding and...

August 27, 2018

Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., Archbishop of Newark, has appointed Sister Donna L. Ciangio, O.P., D. Min. of the Dominican Sisters of Caldwell as Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Newark, effective September 1, 2018. She succeeds Rev. Msgr. Michael A. Andreano, KCHS, who had served in the role as Chancellor since 2012 and who earlier this year accepted new responsibilities as pastor of Ss. Peter and Paul Church, Hoboken.

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