Religions and Spirituality

June 8, 2021

KENILWORTH, NJ - On Sunday afternoon a procession for Corpus Christi was held beginning at St. Theresa's Church. There was a great turnout of Kenilworth residents who came out to participate in this annual celebration. The event started around 1:30 p.m. by Father Giovanni and Father Michele and ...

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Memorial Day, as the name implies, was established to create a day of remembrance to honor soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the U.S. Civil War. Our culture today, however, associates the holiday with the start of summer activities, like barbecues and going to the beach. How did this once ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The St. Theresa’s Kenilworth Food Pantry is running low on many items and requires help as the need for assistance increases over the summer for families. The pantry is collecting donations for the following items: Canned Fruit, Applesauce, Condiments (ketchup, mustard, mayo), ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Federal law enforcement officials descended on the BAPS Temple in Robbinsville on Tuesday to execute court orders on the property where workers say they were victims of human trafficking and labor abuse. Six plaintiffs have filed the lawsuit on behalf of approximately 200 other ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Nearly two dozen Kenilworth residents joined the Church of Saint Theresa on Good Friday for the annual public walking of the stations of the cross.   The walk is a spiritual remembrance of Jesus' walk of sacrifice. Led by a large wooden cross, there were 14 stations the group ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Boy Scout Troop 83 will hold its annual Palm Crosses Sale on Saturday, March 20 and 27, from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m and Sunday, March 21 and 28, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m at Saint Theresa's Church. Palm Crosses are $10.00 each, and you can also buy them online at NJTROOP83.ORG. Saint ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The School of Saint Theresa will host their annual Tricky Tray event on Friday, March 19, and Saturday, March 20. The Tricky Tray is the biggest fundraiser at Saint Theresa's. There is a vast array of prizes up for grabs which include a PS5, video camcorder, designer handbags, ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from the Church of Saint Theresa.  Ash Wednesday is not a holyday of obligation and while there is no requirement for clergy and faithful to receive the imposition of ashes, it is rightly observed as a celebration of high importance, and many ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - This school year has presented many schools with challenges it has never faced before.  Some schools are still not open to their students or are offering only remote learning.  St. Theresa School in Kenilworth has managed to open its doors for in-person learning since last ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Church of Saint Theresa will host the first Bingo event of 2021 tomorrow, Friday, January 8, in the cafeteria. Doors will be open to the public at 5:00 p.m. and Bingo will begin at 7:30 p.m.  COVID protocols will be in place and masks are mandatory. The Church of Saint ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Residents gathered on Christmas Eve to enjoy the Live-Animal Nativity presented by the Church of Saint Theresa. Children were delighted to see the animals in this COVID-safe Christmas event. There were no live actors this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but that did not ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Church of Saint Theresa will present a Living Nativity on Christmas Eve and on Christmas Day continuing the annual tradition. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, there will be no live actors this year.  The nativity animals are scheduled to come out about 10:00 a.m.

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

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Famed pastor to celebrities such as Justin Bieber and countless others, has been terminated from his position as pastor of Hillsong Church, located in Montclair. Former Hillsong pastor Carl Lentz had confirmed his departure on his Instagram page. According to People Magazine, ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The School of Saint Theresa celebrated Veterans Day honoring the veterans of family members of students by posting video clips that can be seen on the homepage of the school's website. The idea came from Principal Lou Ann Fantauzza who wanted to thank all the veterans for their ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Grace Devlin, a senior at David Brearley High School will hold her annual Gracie D's Pie Drive on Thursday, November 19, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in front of the Recreation Center. Grace is collecting frozen pies to add to the Saint Theresa’s Thanksgiving baskets. Last year ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Due to the pandemic the need for food donations at the St. Theresa's Social Concerns Food Pantry has increased immensely. To assist those in need the pantry is collecting donations for the following items: Canned peas Canned corn Canned green beans Canned mixed ...

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KENILWORTH - After a long delay due to COVID-19, the School of Saint Theresa will host the annual Tricky Tray event. The Tricky Tray is the biggest fundraiser at Saint Theresa's and normally brings in over 500 people to participate. Details about the event can be found on the school's ...

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KENILWORTH - The School of Saint Theresa has officially rescheduled the annual Tricky Tray. The new date will be October 24, 2020, with further details to follow soon. The Tricky Tray is the biggest fundraiser at Saint Theresa's and normally brings in over 500 people to participate. The event ...

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NEW JERSEY — Jewish homes in South Orange and Maplewood, and across New Jersey, have been opening their mailboxes each week for generations and receiving news of interest about the Jewish world around them in the New Jersey Jewish News: from the hyper-local — such as start times for holiday ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please note the Adoration will now be Wednesdays from 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Masks are required to enter the church. The Church of Saint Theresa is located at 541 Washington Avenue.

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KENILWORTH, NJ - St. Theresa's Social Concerns Food Pantry is in dire need of the following items: Corn (cream & regular) Peas Green beans Mixed vegetables Black beans Red beans White beans Tomato sauce (jars) Cereal boxes Mac&cheese Canned pasta Items can be dropped off at ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please the latest message from Cardinal Tobin. Phase Two will begin on Monday, June 15th, 2020, and permits: · The celebration of weekday Masses, Funerals, Baptisms, and Weddings. · No more than 50 people in attendance for each celebration including officiating ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - June 12, 2020, marked the last official day of school for St. Theresa's students. All the families were invited to drive by the front of the school between 11 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. to see their teachers from a safe distance. Teachers and staff gathered on the front lawn in chairs, ...

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