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A weekend of charismatic joy in Wildwood

Bishop Dennis Sullivan gives opening remarks Oct. 9 at the 27th Annual Charismatic Conference at Wildwood Convention Center. Seated in back are presenter Kathleen McCarthy and Father Ariel Hernandez, Master of Ceremonies. Other presenters were Mary Healy, associate professor of Sacred Scripture at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit, and...

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Pledging acts of service and kindness

In celebration of Pope Francis’ visit to the United States and the launch of Holy Spirit High School’s commitment to join Pope Francis in bringing his message of love and mercy to life, members of the Absecon high school recently committed to pledging acts of service and kindness. Custom designed...

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Law, service, family

Bishop Dennis Sullivan stands with Catholic school students and their parents after celebrating the Blue Mass at St. Agnes Church, Our Lady of Hope Parish, Blackwood, on Sept. 29. The annual Blue Mass honors the dedication and service of law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency responders who live and work...

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Gloucester Catholic Athletic Field

Patrick Peyton Athletic Complex

Gloucester Catholic athletes officially had home field advantage for the first time in the school’s 89-year history when the Lady Rams met Kingsway in a Tri-County Conference field hockey game on Oct. 5. Just before the game a dedication and blessing ceremony was held for the Peyton Athletic Complex at...

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Life Chain

St. Katharine Drexel Parish, Egg Harbor Township, was one of more than a dozen sites in the Diocese of Camden where people participated in life chains on Oct. 4. The annual event is a peaceful and prayerful public witness of pro-life individuals standing for an hour or so and praying...

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Pope Francis leaves in procession after celebrating the closing Mass of the VIII World Meeting of Families on Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia Sept. 27. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-FAMILY-MASS Sept. 27, 2015.

The bus ride to a spiritual experience like no other

The hundreds of thousands of captive hearts here listened (or, if they didn’t understand Spanish, read the subtitled English text) intently as the Vicar of Christ spoke to them from the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Closing out the World Meeting of Families’ Congress here last Sunday, Pope Francis capped off a...

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Families must do more than just talk about vocations

If more people are going to answer the call to religious life, it will take more than words to attract their attention, according to four women religious who delivered a Sept. 23 presentation on vocations at the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia. Parents must model what it means to...

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A miraculous day in New York City

A number of pilgrims from the Diocese of Camden took the train to New York for the Mass. In Madison Square Garden, Pope Francis proclaimed that God is present in the big city, and that God who walks at our side is a God who frees us from self-absorption. I...

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