Religions and Spirituality

February 11, 2019

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic principal Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, was installed as the 2019 Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshal during the Investiture Mass at Immaculate Heart of Mary on Saturday. A reception for the Grand Marshal followed at Shackamaxon Country ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Parishioners at Corpus Christi Church held a farewell reception for Father Juan Camilo Restrepo after the 12 noon Mass on Sunday, January 27.  He has been assigned to Immaculate Conception Parish in Elizabeth, New Jersey.   Father Juan is from Colombia and came to Corpus ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - The third annual memorial vigil to remember the homeless in Union County was held on Thursday evening at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Plainfield.  Multi-faith congregations across the county participated. The event is held on the eve of the shortest day of the year as a time ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Hundreds gathered at St. Bartholomew of the Apostle Church in Scotch Plains Tuesday evening for the fifth annual Union County Day of Prayer, which featured speakers from the Sikh and Hindu faiths for the first time in the event’s history. With the theme "Striving to Make a ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – The fifth annual Union County Day of Prayer promises to deliver a message of unity, embracement of diversity and community goodwill says local church leaders.  The event will take place on October 9, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., at St. Bartholomew the Apostle Church located at 2032 ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The staff at Trinitas Regional Medical Center where presented with handmade hats for their newborn infants as well as patients at the Cancer Center last week by the 4C’s, a club from St. Helens Roman Catholic Church in Westfield. Alesia Porter, program director of the 4C’s, along ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - In keeping with its mission to alleviate the problem of hunger in surrounding communities, Saint James the Apostle Parish’s Helping the Hungry ministry recently conducted a parish-wide collection of Breakfast Bags to help those in need. The response to the collection was ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Elizabeth residents are celebrating the life and passing of native DeBorah Cook Jones 68, who passed away on Tuesday, April 17. Jones served as a Youth Ambassador for the city’s children.  According to family members, Jones love for children first began with her four children ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – In a quaint white house near the border of Cranford and Garwood, 105-year-old Kurt Steiner sat at his dining room table, surrounded by cabinets that held his collection of Viennese glass and antique Limoge plates. At his table, he had his carefully taped together passport and exit ...

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Happy Easter and Passover to all who celebrate from the staff at TAPinto Elizabeth.

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