Religions and Spirituality

March 29, 2021

HOBOKEN, NJ – An annual tradition returned to Mama Johnson Field on Saturday, as Hoboken Grace, once again hosted its popular Easter Egg Hunt. With COVID safety an obvious concern, this year’s free event featured fifteen socially distanced hunting areas, 25,000+ candy- and toy-stuffed eggs, arts ...

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SOUTH RIVER, NJ -- Senator Cory Booker took to the floor of the U.S. Senate Tuesday to eulogize U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, calling him "the very definition of a hero" and "a Jersey guy through and through."  Sicknick, a South River native, died from injuries he sustained on Jan.

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NEW JERSEY — Governor Philip D. Murphy has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff on Monday, January 11, in honor of U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick of South River.  Sicknick died following injuries sustained while defending the U.S. Capitol from violent ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken Grace hosted its 6th annual Hoboken Christmas Exchange last Saturday, once again providing gifts to marginalized families and children—ensuring that they experience a Christmas morning filled with joy. “It was a long and difficult year for many families,” said James ...

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NEW JERSEY - Although Hanukkah, "The Festival of Lights," is considered a “minor” Jewish holiday, it is a popular celebration among Jewish families across America. In 2020, Hanuhhah begins in the evening of Dec. 10 and continue through the evening of Dec. 18. According to ReformJudaism.org, when ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - What was once an empty parking lot has been transformed to allow for Hoboken Grace to launch outdoor services every Sunday. If you’ve driven through the northern end of Hoboken, you may have seen the newly turfed space dotted with orange and white umbrellas. After months of meeting ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - For the third year in a row, Hoboken's Our Lady of Grace will host a Pride Mass to honor the Catholic LGBTQ community. This year's Mass, taking place at 10:30 on Sunday, June 28, will be subject to social distancing and mask protocols. Each year, the mass at OLG has served as an ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ  - Hoboken Grace recently launched the Home Response Plan offering a variety of assistance programs to the community. They are allotting $440k to be utilized for the implementation of this plan and have partnered with volunteers, professionals, and other community members to open free ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R, Archbishop of Newark, has announced a three-phase gradual reopening process for churches throughout the Archdiocese to ensure the health and well-being of clergy and faithful.  Phase One allows for the reopening of churches in the Archdiocese for ...

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