Religions and Spirituality

April 24, 2020

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Ramadan, the 9th month of the Islamic Calendar is observed by Muslims as a month of fasting. The holy month began on April 23 and will end on May 23 with Eid-Al Fitr a celebration of breaking fast on April 24.  During this month, Muslims refrain from eating, drinking ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The pandemic has taken a toll; an emotional toll, a social toll and an economic toll.  So how do we unite? Morristown is hoping to unite the community, beginning this Monday at 1pm with "Bells of Hope". Assumption Church, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, The Presbyterian Church in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Church of the Redeemer has announced that beginning today, Sunday March 15 through the end of March they will not hold any services withing the buidling. This week they will be joining the Washington National Cathedral and Presiding Bishop Michael Curry for worship at 11:15 am ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, First Assistant Prosecutor Thomas A. Zelante, Acting Chief of Investigations Chris Kimker, and Director of Morris County Critical Infrastructure Patrick Owens visited Dean Rabbi Moshe Herson and other administrators at the Rabbinical ...

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MORRISTOWN, N.J. – For more than three decades, Learned T. “Dag” Bulman made Acorn Hall, Morris County Historical Society headquarters in Morristown, his home away from home. On Saturday, Jan. 4, Bulman died at his Hackettstown home at the age of 96. A native of Norwich, Conn., Bulman was a ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Services for Joshua McMillian, a 2006 graduate of Morristown High School will take place today, Friday January 10 at Church of God in Christ in Morristown. The community is invited to attend the services which will begin at 10:30am. Due to the sudden passing of McMillian, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown community as well as the entire Morris County community is invited to a rally against hate. The rally, titled Morris County Community Rally Against Hate will take place on Thursday January 9 at 5pm at the Gottesman RTW Academy in Randolph. The event signifies a ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Section Detective Michael Carbone and his K-9 partner Kaboom were part of a massive security detail at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford that ensured safety on New Year’s Day for thousands of Jewish scholars celebrating Siyum HaShas, which marks ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - On Sunday, December 22 nd , the annual Chanukah Celebration was held on the Morristown Green. The centerpiece was the Grand Menorah Lightning hosted by Rabbi Moishe Gurevitz of the Chabad Young Professionals and Mayor Timothy Dougherty. Prior to the lighting, Rabbi Gurevitz ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Holiday concerts are occurring everywhere in Morris County this time of year. Roughly, 300 people attended the Morristown United Methodist Church, on December 14th and 15th,  for a holiday spectacular known as the Baroque Jewels. The event was organized by the Morris Choral ...

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MORRISTOWN ,NJ -  Over 1500 people came to see the Community Nativity Exhibit this weekend at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints, in Morristown. This year marks the 8th year of the event. There were 411 nativity scenes on display during this year's exhibit. The various displays are ...

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MORRISTOWN - Eighteen Morristown High School graduates from the Class of 2013 are honoring classmates Javier Avelar and Myles Mislavsky, who both passed away. To remember their classmates, Caitlin Castillo, Ben Rudinski, Chloe Sibona, Emily Turner, Marissa Spillane, Antonio Cortese, Greg Toye, ...

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The Rev. Beau D. Nelson will be installed as the new pastor of Saint Mark Lutheran Church at 100 Harter Road, Morristown on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 3:00pm. Pastor Nelson will also be installed as pastor at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Florham Park that same day at 5:00pm. The Rev. Tracie ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - On November 14, 1944, the Morristown Jewish Center Beit Yisrael donated a high chest purported to have John Hancock Provenance to the Morristown National Historical Park. The date is significant as it was five months after D-Day when more than 160,000 Allied troops landed on the ...

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Sukkot Open House Sunday October 13th at 2:00 pm   Come and join MAKOMnj in the Sukkah to shake the lulav, smell the etrog and have some sweet treats. Go to www.MAKOMnj.org to register and for location information in Morristown. Singles, couples and families—all are ...

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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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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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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Bethel Church of Morristown, The Presbyterian Church in Morristown and the United Methodist Church of Morristown will be participating in the National Park Service's Day of Healing; a Nationwide Bell Ringing Ceremony on Sunday August 25. This Sunday August 25 is the ...

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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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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Dozens of people gathered on the Morristown Green on Sunday to celebrate differences during the 2nd Annual Diversity Day. Muhammed Ali Chaudry, President of the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge spoke about the current circumstances we live in and the divisiveness, hatred and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Juneteenth Celebration is an event held  to commemorate freedom for all people. The event, held on the Morristown Green marks the end of slavery with a Freedom Walk, a civil war re-enactment, a historical bar crawl, and a conversation on race. There was a gathering on the green ...

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