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Charles Joseph Chaput Archbishop of Philadelphia M. Jean Duchesne cofounded the French edition of the Communio international theological journal and served as special assistant to the late Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger of Paris for more than 25 years. The author of numerous books and articles on the faith, active in Jewish-Catholic... Read more →

From The Desk of the Principal: Philanthropy Week

Greetings To All From Cumberland Street, I am writing to share some excellent news. While we are still waiting for a few gifts to arrive, we are close to finalizing the totals for our 2nd Annual Philanthropy Week. As you know, the week is dedicated to "giving back" and I... Read more →


This year marks the 35th anniversary of the Via Crucis Saint John the Evangelist Parish in Center City Philadelphia will hold its annual Via Crucis (The Way of the Cross) on Friday, April 19th — Good Friday. Friday, April 19, 2019 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Upper Church) Saint John... Read more →

A Message from Bishop Sullivan

This year, HOLY WEEK falls between Sunday, April 14, and Saturday, April 20. Holy Week, the week before Easter Sunday, is the only week in the 52 weeks of the calendar year that is called or described as HOLY. It is the week during which we recall and celebrate the... Read more →


Unplanned is a 2019 American drama film written and directed by Cary Solomon and Chuck Konzelman, based on the memoir Unplanned by Abby Johnson. The film stars Ashley Bratcher, Brooks Ryan and Robia Scott, and follows the life of Johnson as clinic director for Planned Parenthood and her subsequent conversion... Read more →

“We’ve got a story to tell; let’s tell it,” Bishop Sullivan’s message

Our diocesan Convocation The Joy of the Gospel in South Jersey was a landmark gathering of laity and clergy in the life of the Church of Camden. It was formed in response to the invitation and challenge of Pope Francis in EVANGELIUM GAUDIUM (The Joy of the Gospel) to be... Read more →

Casa del Carmen Preschool Academy Receives Grant

PHILADELPHIA, PA--Casa del Carmen Preschool Academy, a ministry of Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, recently received a $20,539 grant from The Archdiocesan Educational Fund for the 2019-2020 academic fiscal year. Mathew H. McCloskey, Jr. (1893-1973), building contractor and U.S. Ambassador to Ireland (1962-1964), created and funded the... Read more →

Ed Neumann, of Audubon Park; US Navy Veteran, 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Council #674

Ernest “Ed” E. Neumann Audubon Park- Surrounded by his loving family, on March 29, 2019. Age 86. Formerly of Gloucester City. Loving and devoted husband of 66 years to Margaret “Peggy” Ann Neumann (nee Grace). Loving father of Ann Marie Farner (Daniel), Patricia Mary Neumann, John E. Neumann (Deborah), Peggy... Read more →

Saint Katharine Drexel: The Holy Heiress’s

Saint Katharine Drexel PHILADELPHIA, PA--The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is pleased to announce the presentation of “Saint Katharine Drexel: The Holy Heiress,” a 30-minute documentary on the life and work of Saint Katharine Drexel, to air at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, on 6abc. The program is a special presentation... Read more →

Saint Mary's Pastor Urges Public to Donate to Gloucester Catholic's Philanthropy Week (Watch)

Monsignor Hodge Philanthropy Week Message from Gus Ostrum on Vimeo. Related: Gloucester Catholic High School Rams Alumni Gloucester City gloucestercitynews.net | March 22, 2019 Read more →

Five from afar are drawn to Atlantic City

by Carmela Malerba The five Saint Michael’s Missionaries — Mariah Wilkins, Connie Boesch, Morgan Whitby, Sandy Martinez and Emma Hilton — are pictured outside the Father Benedict House in Atlantic City, where for the past six and a half months, they have been together in prayer, community and ministry, working... Read more →

Saint Mary's Parish St. Patricks Day Breakfast

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--The annual St. Patrick's Day Breakfast sponsored by St. Mary's Parish was held Sunday, March 17 in Monsignor Lucitt gym. Click on images to enlarge D. Danks, T. Cullen Powell Mayor Spencer, B. Shodder, B. Ryan, and Trish Trish Cullen Powell Trish’s sister Jody. Gloucester City Mayor Dan... Read more →

Guest Opinion: Salute To St. Patrick

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor March 15, 2019 The heroics of St. Patrick are not appreciated as much as they should be. He is the first person in history to publicly condemn slavery, and one of the first leaders to champion the cause of equal rights. There is much to... Read more →

Some Catholics Question Their Status

March 14, 2019 Bill Donahue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a recent survey of Catholics: A recent Gallup survey shows that news stories about clergy sexual abuse have Catholics questioning their affiliation with the Church. Before examining why, an analysis of the data is warranted;... Read more →

“Lent can be a time of new beginnings,” a message from Bishop Sullivan

gloucestercitynews.net | March 12, 2019 At the conclusion of his 2019 Lenten message, our Holy Father Pope Francis urges us to “not allow this season [of Lent] to pass in vain! Let us ask God to help us set out on a path of true conversion. Let us leave behind... Read more →


CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 26, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--On Sunday, March 3rd. the 4th. annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will begin on Johnson Blvd. at Monmouth Street at 1:00 pm. The parade will proceed west on Monmouth Street to King Street, then south on King Street to Cumberland... Read more →

THE LENT CHALLENGE AT Epiphany Church of Gloucester City

By Pastor Joe Lent is a season that many Christians around the world seek to prepare themselves CNBNews graphics file spiritually to celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus on Easter Sunday. At Epiphany Church of Gloucester City we are extending a challenge open to people of all backgrounds in four ways.... Read more →

68 Priests from SJ Parishes Included in List of Accused Clerics who Sexually Abused Minors

The Diocese of Camden Coat of Arms CAMDEN CITY, NJ (February 15, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Earlier this week the Diocese of Camden released the following names of clerics accused of sexually abusing minors: 1. Joseph Barber Born: February 8, 1933 Ordained: 1961 Status: Deceased Assignments Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Berlin St. Joseph’s... Read more →

OPINION: Closure For Covington Catholic

Bill Donahue | CNBNews Contributor February 14, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the end to the Covington Catholic controversy: The innocent students at Covington Catholic High School have finally achieved closure. An investigative report, conducted by a private detective agency commissioned by the Diocese of Covington, has... Read more →

Guest Opinion: What's Wrong With Blackface?

February 8, 2019 Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the reaction to blackface antics: What's wrong with blackface? What ethical rule is broken by those who think it is funny? Surely not a rule which finds it morally objectionable to mimic another racial, ethnic,... Read more →


Democrats Balk At Condemning Murder

February 5, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an abortion survival bill blocked by Senate Democrats: Republican Sen. Joni Ernst said yesterday that the Senate "can no longer unanimously condemn murder." Ernst was referring to Democrat Sen. Patty Murray's objection to the Born-Alive Survivors Protection Act, legislation that... Read more →


Pope Sends A Message To Andrew Cuomo

February 5, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks made by Pope Francis on February 3rd: Last month, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo implored Albany lawmakers to "follow the leadership of Pope Francis" by passing the Child Victims Act. Indeed, he wore his Catholic credentials on his sleeve,... Read more →