Religions and Spirituality

November 5, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Fred Rogers, better known as Mister Rogers from "Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood," was famous for his ability to tackle controversial issues of his time and to delicately use his religious convictions to teach children how to be a “good neighbor.” The film, "A Beautiful Day in ...

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A new free program geared to 2 - 5 year olds and their parents lets kids experience Judaism through play that engages all the senses.  The Five Senses of Judaism is offered free by Congregation Beth Hatikvah (CBH) in Summit to families in the surrounding counties. The first session, on Saturday, ...

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MADISON, NJ —  People gathered with their pets under the sanctuary porch of the Presbyterian Church of Madison for the Annual Blessing of the Animals. There was a short blessing and a prayer was said for each of them. In addition to the dogs and cats the Blessing of the Animals, the blessing ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - James P. Penders of Madison was recently honored at the 28th Annual Loyola Jesuit Center Golf Outing at Springbrook Country Club in Morristown. Penders has been going on retreats for over fifty years with the Morris County #1 retreat group and has been a parishioner at St.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Rosh HaShanah is less than a week away. What is Rosh Hashanah and why is it celebrated?  Rosh HaShanah is the start of the New Jewish Year, explains Rabbi Miller of MAKOMnj.   "This year we are beginning 5780 and we always hope the New Year will be a sweet one", said Rabbi ...

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Boonton, NJ – The Bucco family wishes to announce the following arrangements for the late Senator Anthony R. Bucco. Arrangements are by Dangler Lewis and Carey Funeral Home, 312 West Main Street, Boonton, NJ 07005. Letters of condolence may be posted at danglerlewisandcareyfuneralhome.com.   A ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Loyola Jesuit Center, a sacred space for spiritual growth, prayer and reflection in Morristown will be hosting its 28th Annual Golf Outing in memory of Father Harvey Haberstroh, S.J. on Monday, September 30 at Spring Brook County Club in Morristown. This year Loyola will be ...

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Wisdom in Action: NJ Lecture series by eminent Indian Philosopher Learn how ancient wisdom can help make your life stress free, productive and purposeful  A free lecture series  at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. A fascinating lecture series on the theme of ancient wisdom and its role ...

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MAKOMnj is offering tickets to anyone wishing to attend High Holy Day Services.  All services are multigenerational and adults and kids are welcome. Evening services will last about an hour and fifteen minutes and the morning services will be about an hour and forty-five minutes. In a mindful ...

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MAKOMnj: An Exciting Approach to Jewish Community.   We are independent, religiously liberal, and welcoming to all!    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Morristown, NJ August 20, 2019   MAKOMnj is a new Jewish community offering warm, accessible and meaningful Jewish experiences that help ...

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Madison, N.J. - The new director of musical arts at the Presbyterian Church of Madison has the versatility the church needs to blend the traditional and contemporary music featured in its worship services. The director, Anna D’Achille, leads choral activities at Northern Valley Regional High ...

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MADISON, NJ - A cold but festive group of revelers came to light the Menorah in front of the Madison Train Station last Wednesday evening, the fourth night of Chanukah. In celebration of the miracle of Chanukah, Jews light the Menorah each evening of the eight-day festival, increasing the number of ...

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