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Religions and Spirituality

July 26, 2022

NEW JERSEY - Flags are being flown at half-staff today, Tuesday July 26 in recognition and mourning of Assemblyman Ronald Dancer. "It is with a heavy heart that we mourn Assemblyman Ron Dancer," said Governor Murphy. "Ron was known for being a passionate champion for veterans, farmers, and the ...

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Above: Bon Jovi comments on social media Sunday, after announcing Alec John Such's passing at age 70.  The Jersey born, and world-wide famous Rock and Roll band; 'Bon Jovi' officially announced Sunday, that the Yonkers, New York, born, Alec John Such, former founding member of Bon Jovi, had ...

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Dr. Saul Cooperman, beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend, and one of the most innovative and passionate educators NJ has ever known, passed away on May 26, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Newark, NJ, Saul graduated from West Orange High School and received his ...

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Ray Liotta, the New Jersey native who starred as Henry Hill in "Goodfellas," has died. Liotta, who was born in Newark and grew up from Union Township, graduating from Union High School, was 67 years old. Deadline reports he died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic, where he was shooting ...

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CARTERET, NJ – Jack McGreevey, a battle-hardened Marine drill sergeant turned dogged advocate for his fellow veterans, who passed his passion for service to his son, former Gov. Jim McGreevey, died May 12. He was 93. Mr. McGreevey, of Carteret, was a constant presence throughout the ...

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St. Mark's Episcopal Church in West Orange opened in 1828 and remained as an active congregation until it closed in 2004. After the church closed it saw only occasional use as a rental property for small fellowships. Over the years however financial resources were lacking to maintain the church, ...

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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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MORRISTOWN, NJ – As the warm weather is finally upon us, children have been anxiously waiting for a fun summer for seemingly an eternity with the ongoing pandemic. With the worst of COVID seemingly behind us, there is great anticipation for fun activities. Success for All Family Programs ...

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Morristown, NJ - The Market Street Mission will be hosting an annual National Day of Prayer event on Thursday, May 5th, 2022.  This year, the event will be held on the Morristown Green at noon. In case of inclement weather, we will meet in the Market Street Mission chapel at 9 Market Street in ...

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Wishing our readers a very Happy Easter! We hope you enjoy your day, and thank you for reading TAPinto!

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ELIZABETH, NJ - TAPinto Elizabeth is sad to announce the passing of former franchise owner, Kathy Lloyd. Kathy passed away on April 12 surrounded by those who loved her.  "We mourn the passing of former TAPinto owner/publisher Kathy Lloyd,” said Michael Shapiro, the founder and CEO of TAPinto.

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At the Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township (PCCT), Holy Week is filled with a number of distinctive worship services to reflect on and prepare for one of the most meaningful times of the Christian year, Easter. There is something for everyone, and all are welcome to attend these events at 240 ...

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It is hard to believe, but this Sunday, April 10, (April 17 in the Eastern Church) we celebrate Palm Sunday.  You may ask "What is Palm Sunday?"  No longer in American society should we assume that all know the significance of the Holy Day on the Christian Calendar. Palm Sunday is the day ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Islamic Community Cultural Center in Parsippany had its "Welcoming Ramadan" ceremony on Saturday, March 12th. The Welcoming Ramadan: Purifying the Heart was led by Mufti Rafiq Faiz. Over 500 people attended the ceremony including many leaders in the Islamic Community.  ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - A large crowd gathered outside on the lawn of the Spiritual Center - Metropolia of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA in Franklin for a prayer vigil Monday night.  Gov. Phil Murphy joined other officials to support the people of Ukraine during their current conflict with ...

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Reflection - March 2022, followed by a Lenten Prayer below: Divine revelation can come through the book of nature or the book of inner experience. …from the inspiring words or example of another person, which hold up to us a mirror in which we catch sight of our own infinite potentiality and are ...

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MADISON, NJ -- Even you’re in a rush on Ash Wednesday, you can get your ashes to go. The Grace Church in Madison is offering "Ashes To Go Drive Thru" from 6:45am - 7:45am at the Madison Train Station (northbound) The church will also be offering a worship service at 8:30am in person, 12noon in ...

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Whether you never became a Bar/Bat Mitzvah or once was not enough- join us for this unique experience! 90 minute excursion into the heart of Jewish learning, practice and spirituality. Designed as a two year course of informal study, discussion and experience, it will be sure to lift you high, give ...

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On Friday, January 21, parishioners of St. Vincent Martyr Church in Madison and Holy Family Church in Florham Park traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the 49th annual March for Life to support the right to life of unborn children. The group also attended a pro-life rally that preceded ...

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MADISON, NJ - When one door shuts, a virtual one opens. As the omicron variant is causing an uptick in cases, again some local Houses of Worship find themselves shutting their physical doors but keeping their virtual ones wide open. Only two months shy of year two in this pandemic, ...

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On Dec 18th, the Lone Eagle Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol(CAP), of Morristown, attended the Boy Scout Troop 351 Wreaths Across America(WAA) ceremony and supported the laying of 57 wreaths on veteran graves at the Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church. Other Squadron members attending included ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Volunteers visited cemeteries across Morris County on Saturday, joining with patriots and families nationwide at 2,500 other cemeteries nationwide to honor America's veterans on National Wreaths Across America Day.  Wreaths were placed on veterans' graves under the auspices of ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Presbyterian Church in Madison held a Christmas pageant featuring live animals on Sunday, December 12, 2021. The church has done the Christmas pageant in doors for several years and last year the pageant was virtual.  The children and parents retold the story of long ago the ...

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COLLEGE STATION, TX — Wreaths Across America and the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum will mark the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and entry of the United States into World War II. "We will remember fallen Americans from the “day that will live in infamy.” We will honor ...

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MADISON, NJ -  The Presbyterian Church of Madison presents a Christmas Pageant on Sunday, December 12. The pageant, which will showcase live animals will take place on the front lawn of the church at 10:15am. All are welcome The Presbyterian Church of Madison is located at 19 Green Avenue in ...

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NEW JERSEY — While Hanukkah is being celebrated throughout New Jersey, antisemitic images and messages have been found in Westfield and Wayne. A Swastika was found in a bathroom at Westfield High School. The latest swastika discovered defacing school property at Westfield High School was found ...

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MADISON, NJ - Free Thanksgiving dinners were distributed to individuals throughout Morris County who were alone or home bound thanks to Chabad of SE Morris County. The organization delivered catereed dinners to the homes of those in need on Thanksgiving morning, helping to share the holiday spirit ...

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Hanukkah falls very early this year, just three days after Thanksgiving. Chai Center Chabad will host its "Light Up The Night" public menorah lighting at Taylor Park on Sunday, December 5, at 5 p.m. Happy Hanukkah to those celebrating!

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