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Religions and Spirituality

July 29, 2022

NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Coalition of Latino Pastors and Ministers’ Vice President Rev. Bolivar Flores will host a book signing and presentation about civic engagement in the Latinx community and the Black Lives Matter movement at the Newark Museum of Art on Thursday, August 4 at ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - La Festa Italiana at Holy Rosary Church, the century old tradition that celebrates Italian heritage, food and faith will take place from Aug. 10 to 14. The event will run from 5:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. each night. The festival – with the exception of 2020 – is held every year ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ —  As part of an ongoing effort to welcome the LGBTQ community into the church, Our Lady of Grace Church will continue its tradition of hosting a special Mass to mark Pride Month. This year’s service will be held Sunday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m. and all LGBTQ individuals, along with ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ  – A nearly life-sized crucifix that has been blessed by three popes and numerous other clergy during an ongoing global pilgrimage will be on display at Holy Rosary Church in Jersey City through mid-May.   All are invited to visit or pray before the Thanking Cross — also known as ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - As part of an effort to shine a light on the many successes and sacrifices of the Black community, the Archdiocese of Newark is planning to expand its outreach efforts during Black History Month across the four counties it oversees. Within Hudson County, the Archdiocese’s ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Just days before Jersey City will mark the second anniversary of the attack on a kosher supermarket that claimed three innocent lives, and was preceded by the murder of Jersey City Police Detective Joseph Seals by the same killers, a crowd gathered at City Hall to call for an end ...

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NEWARK, NJ - With messages of gratitude and appreciation, 19 students enrolled in area Catholic Schools including Sacred Heart School, St. Aloysius Elementary Academy, St. Joseph Catholic School, and St. Nicholas Catholic School sent “heartfelt messages” to the Archdiocese of Newark and Cardinal ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Cardinal Joseph Tobin ascended the marble pulpit of the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark at the annual Blue Mass and looked out at the hundreds of police officers staring up at him from the pews. The head of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark then spoke reverently ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Scores of people came out for Jersey City’s annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony Saturday, recalling the tragic events of two decades ago as well as remembering some of the victims who did not survive the terrorist attack. The Exchange Place section of the Jersey City waterfront ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C.— The remains of a World War II soldier from Jersey City have finally been identified, according to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA). According to accounts, in the fall of 1944, U.S. Army Pvt. Stephen C. Mason was assigned to Headquarters Co., 505th Parachute Infantry ...

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NEWARK, NJ  – Parishes within the Archdiocese of Newark have been invited to take up a special collection during Masses this weekend to help those affected by the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that devastated the southwestern region of Haiti on Aug. 14. All proceeds from the collection will benefit ...

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