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May 19, 2013
Our culture is one of self-reliance. We teach our children to believe in themselves. We invest in self-improvement CDs, DVDs, and b...
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - On Monday, May 20, Notre Dame Church will welcome Rev. Anthony Ciorra, Ph.D., who will present a talk entitled &l...
Hopatcong Gathers For National Day of Prayer
May 5, 2013
HOPATCONG, NJ – Under a bright blue sky borough officials, ministers and residents gathered at the gazebo in Modick Park for the...
SHU Priest Sheds Light on Life of St. Francis of Assisi
April 30, 2013
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Francis of Assisi was never ordained as a priest, although he did have friends who were priests. The Rev....
PLAINFIELD, NJ- The Plainfield Chamber of Commerce presented a Historical & Architectural Exploration of Plainfield Houses of Wors...
Rest in His Promise
April 24, 2013
This world is broken. Yet another example of terror and injustice rocked New England this past week. The question which tugs at eac...
PATERSON, NJ - On Saturday morning, diverse ethnicities and faiths from Passaic County gathered for one hour at Paterson’s City ...
Statement on Gun Regulation Based on Life and Love
April 19, 2013
As the West Essex Ministerial Association, we hosted an Interfaith Service of Remembrance for the Victims of Newtown, Connecti...
Saint Aloysius Parish hosts "Lenten Soup Suppers"
April 12, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - During the Holy Season of Lent each family/household of Saint Aloysius Parish was encouraged to eat one simple ...
Be still and KNOW
April 11, 2013
Be still, and know that I am God! Psalm 46:10 NLT Time. It is a precious commodity. A non-renewable resource of which...
For One, For All
April 4, 2013
In this world, we are brought up to be who we were made to be. We're taught to follow our dreams, our heart. We dress o...
St. Al's is Now on Facebook and Twitter
March 31, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - The Church of Saint Aloysius in Caldwell announced Sunday that they are now on both Facebook and Twitte...
Obituary: John M. Stochaj, 83, of Berkeley Heights
March 29, 2013
John M. Stochaj, 83 of Berkeley Heights, NJ, died on March 25, 2013. He was born in Webster, MA. After receiving a BA from Boston Univ...
The Other Side
March 28, 2013
He will complete the work He started in me (Philippians 1:6) So many songs, messages, and verses have tugged at my heart ...
Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel Hosts Open House for Prospective Members From Millburn and Short Hills
March 25, 2013
Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel welcomes Millburn and Short Hills residents for an open house in Short Hills on Sunday, April 28 from 3:00...
Legacy of Love
March 21, 2013
If I could speak all the languages of earth and of angels, but didn’t love others, I would only be a noisy gong or...
Biblical Scholar Elaine Pagels Draws Parallels with ‘Revelations’ at St. Peter’s Church in Morristown
March 17, 2013
MORRISTOWN, NJ – Mark your calendars for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Morristown when ...
LIVINGSTON, NJ – She got her calling when she was in high school. “When I was in high school I was doing things just to do...
Hopes for the New Papacy
March 11, 2013
These hopes are written not as a critic of the previous papacy but as an imaginer in love with the People of God. Periods o...
Caldwell College’s Founder’s Day to Feature Dr. Zeni Fox on Ministry in the 21st Century
March 7, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - Dr. Zeni Fox will present a talk on “Ministry in the 21st Century” at Caldwell College at 4pm on Wedn...
A Healthy Decision: Papal Resignation / Retirement
February 26, 2013
Pope Benedict's first formal letter (encyclical) was sent out to the Church in 2005, the first year of his pontificate. That well ...
CALDWELL, NJ - The faith community of Saint Aloysius Parish in Caldwell continues their outreach programs during Lent....
Pope John Performs Hairspray for Senior Citizens, Parents and Peers
February 24, 2013
SPARTA, NJ - The Pope John Players performed ‘Hairspray’ for the first time this past Wednesday for the senior citizens o...
Obituary: Passing of Louis E. DeSocio
February 24, 2013
God decided that Heaven needed to be painted, so he called our father, Louis E. DeSocio (Parkside Painting), on Friday morning, Februa...
MILLBURN, NJ - Children at the Hedwig Gruenewald Early Childhood Center of Congregation B’nai Israel in Millburn are busy learni...