Diocese of Camden

(Father Dennis Bajkowski washes the feet of an inmate who attended his Holy Thursday mass.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

In Camden’s Prison, a Pre-Easter Observance for Inmates

The Holy Thursday mass, behind the walls of the Camden County Correctional Facility, included foot-washing of inmates by a Catholic priest.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/02/2015

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Catholic Schools Get Results

Catholic Schools Educate the Whole Child Each Catholic school in the Diocese of Camden is a community of faith and learning that nurtures the development of all children to their full potential. We start with […]

01/14/2015

Jesus, Mary and Joseph statue vandalized in Vineland, NJ. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Religious Statues Vandalized At 2 Churches In Vineland

Police in Vineland are searching for the suspects who vandalized two churches overnight.

01/24/2014

Bishop Dennis Sullivan. (credit: Steve Tawa)

2013 IN REVIEW: A New Bishop For Camden, NJ

Dennis Sullivan, 67, was the former vicar-general in the New York archdiocese.

12/26/2013

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Historic Monastery In Camden, NJ No Longer Housing Dominican Nuns

The number of nuns at the Monastery of the Dominican Nuns of the Perpetual Rosary, on Haddon Avenue, had fallen to four, and the order made a change of address.

12/10/2013

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After One-Year Reprieve, A South Jersey Catholic High School Slated For Closure

Sacred Heart High School, in Vineland, will be shut down come June.

04/12/2013

Bishop Dennis Sullivan. (credit: Steve Tawa)

Incoming Camden Bishop Reflects On His Mission, Pope’s Resignation

A day before his installation as bishop of the Diocese of Camden, Bishop Dennis Sullivan reflected on his mission, as well as the stunning news about the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI.

02/11/2013

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Assumption School, in Atco, NJ, Will Shut Down After Current School Year

A number of fundraisers for the school have been held, but future events are now on hold.

02/08/2013

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South Jersey Catholic School Staffer Probed, Allegedly Took Cell Photos of Students

Authorities are looking into the actions of a Gloucester Catholic High School maintenance worker who is said to have circulated photos of students via cell phone.

11/28/2012

(Bishop Joseph Galante, Diocese of Camden) (credit KYW's Mark Abrams)

Study Commissioned By Diocese Of Camden Turns Up Troubling Findings

A report released on Thursday showed more than half of those who were surveyed and identify themselves as Catholics don’t even have a basic understanding of their own faith.

05/03/2012

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Camden, NJ Bishop Joseph Galante To Undergo Daily Dialysis

The spiritual leader of 100,000 Catholics in South Jersey says he has chronic kidney disease and will soon begin dialysis treatments, but has no plans to step down from his post.

09/29/2011

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Religious Group In Malaga, New Jersey Calls For Reopening Of Catholic Church

St. Mary’s of Malaga has been closed since November, when the Diocese of Camden announced its merger with two nearby parishes because of rising debt and declining attendance, one of 33 parish mergers in the Diocese.

06/11/2011

Signing agreement between Diocese of Camden and Villanova are (on the left) University President Rev. Peter Donahue and Diocese of Camden Bishop Joseph Galante. (Credit: David Madden)

Villanova And Camden Diocese Team Up And Offer Online Master’s In Church Management

The Camden Diocese will get a 50 percent discount on the $25,000 tuition for the two-year, 30 credit master’s program, which includes a week on Villanova’s main line campus.

04/02/2011

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Exclusive: Bishop Of Camden Diocese Speaks About Church Sex Abuse Scandal

Bishop Joseph Galante spoke with Eyewitness News, making him the only church leader in the area to speak with the media since the latest grand jury report about priest sex abuse in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

03/31/2011

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NJ Parishioners Buoyed By Vatican Intervention In Pa. Church Closures

Members of a now-closed Catholic Church in South Jersey who have taken over the building in hopes of reopening it are buoyed by a recent Vatican panel decision that could reopen several shuttered churches in the Allentown, Pa. area.

03/08/2011

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