Religions and Spirituality

May 2, 2019

BAYONNE, NJ - Mayor Jimmy Davis led a cadre of elected officials, local clergy, students, and members of Bayonne’s Jewish community in a moving Holocaust Remembrance Day Observance on Thursday. The event, according to co-chair Dr. Joseph Ryan, dates back more than three decades and is the only ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Much has changed since more than 100 jobs were slashed at the Manischewitz Matzo factory here almost two years ago. Sheets and sheets of matzo used to be made at the factory on Avenue K, which runs parallel to Route 9, every spring for Passover. “When you do it in a commercial ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - An effort to expand knowledge of the Hebrew language among the Jewish community of Bayonne and Jersey City is continuing according to religious leaders. According to Rabbi Jacob Benzaquen the effort is part of the NJOP’s two-decade old Read Hebrew America and Canada campaign that ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Despite the heroic efforts of first responders in the moments after he suffered a heart attack while driving on December 22, Reverend Monsignor Francis R. Seymour succumbed to his injuries on Thursday. Seymour, 81, was born in Bayonne where he attended St. Mary, Star of the Sea ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - “We all need a little more light,” Jacob Benzaquen, Rabbi, Temple Emanuel of Hudson told TAPinto Bayonne on Wednesday. Referring to what appears to be a growing national divide in politics and lawmaking the religious leader added that leadership on the national stage shouldn’t be ...

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