- Sep 25, 2020
No motive “can justify these ongoing, seemingly relentless acts of gun violence plaguing our cities,” Bishop David M. O’Connell of Trenton said after a mass shooting took place in the early morning hours of June 17 during a city arts festival.
This Memorial Day weekend, the Church and other religious communities as well as civic players are getting together to try and reduce the number of hate crimes they’re seeing in New Jersey.
Looking to Jesus’ rapport with the Apostles as an example, hundreds of faithful came together as missionary disciples in an effort to grow Hispanic ministry in the U.S. Church.
The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said he is grateful to Pope Francis for “his powerful, straightforward words” in ‘Gaudete et Exsultate’ (“Rejoice and Be Glad”), his apostolic exhortation on “the call to holiness in today’s world.”