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Nourishing Your Faith Dinner

The Nourishing Your Faith Dinner is a fundraising event for the Archdiocese of Newark bringing together prominent business and community leaders throughout the region in support of the charitable programs of the Archdiocese. The dinner traditionally includes an address by a noted Catholic speaker as well as remarks by the Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., D.D., Archbishop of Newark. Proceeds are used in support of faith initiatives of the Archdiocese of Newark, including the Men’s and Women’s Commissions, evangelization efforts, and Catholic Education.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

At The Venetian, Garfield NJ

For an evening of Faith, Fellowship and Spiritual Inspiration.

Paul VallelyKeynote Speaker


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Paul Vallely is the author of Pope Francis: the Struggle for the Soul of Catholicism, a much expanded revision of his international best-selling and critically-acclaimed biography Pope Francis: Untying the Knots.  Both are published by Bloomsbury.


2018 Nourishing Your Faith Dinner Chairs 


Honorary Chairs

Cardinal Joseph W.Tobin, C.Ss.R., D.D.

Past Chairs

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas and Margaret Healey &  Mrs. Liza Walsh (2017)

Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Carella, Sr. & Ms. Denise Rover (2016)

Mr. and Mrs. Anthony de Nicola & Mr. and Mrs. Robert Zampolin (2014) 

The Honorable Anthony J. Ammiano & Mr. Angelo Del Russo (2013)

Mr. and Mrs. George T. Croonquist & Mr. John Giannuzzi (2012)

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Taylor & Mr. Lawrence Inserra (2011)

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Conway & Mr. and Mrs. Mark Swartzberg (2010)

Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Gillespie & Mrs. Linda Graves (2009)



Previous Keynote Speakers 

Steve Ray (2016)

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano (2014) 

George Weigel (2013)

Ralph Martin (2012)

Mary Higgins Clark - Guest Speaker  (2012)

John Allen, Jr. (2011)

Teresa Tomeo (2010)

Jeff Feagles - Guest Speaker  (2010)

Previous Emcees

Matt Birk (2016)

Elizabeth MacDonald (2014)

Martha MacCallum & Ryan Asselta (2013)

Ryan Asselta (2012)

Martha MacCallum (2011)

Steve Doocy (2010)





2018 Annual Appeal      

This year’s 2018 Sharing God’s Blessings Annual Appeal is off to a great start, The Archdiocese of Newark is a community of disciples who are personally invested in the mission of our local Church.