Diocese of Newark

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January 14, 2016

[Diocese of Newark] The Primates of the 38 provinces of the Anglican Communion have just concluded their first meeting in five years. Their concluding statement indicates that because of our decision at the 2015 General Convention to allow same-sex marriages, for a period of three years The...

October 19, 2015

[General Theological Seminary] Two M.Div. seniors from The General Theological Seminary, Tommie Watkins, Jr., and Nancy Hennessey, began their Wisdom Year internships this semester at Newark Shared Ministries. A collaboration between St. Paul’s Chatham, Christ Church Short Hills, The Apostles’...

June 1, 2015

Trinity 31 May 2015 Grace Church, Newark NJ

The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori Presiding Bishop and Primate The Episcopal Church

I met a couple of remarkable young people last week. Both are survivors of some of the worst that the world can throw at a person. One was...

April 20, 2014

Carlos Hernandez of Grace Van Vorst carries the cross, between the Rev. Laurie Jean Wurm (left), Rector of Grace Van Vost, and the Rev. Thomas Murphy, Rector of St. Paul’s in Bergen. Photo: Nina Nicholson

[Episcopal Diocese of Newark] “Darkness and danger –...

January 23, 2014

David Bird, 55, did not return from what he reportedly told his wife would be a short walk on Jan. 11, triggering a massive search and investigation that now involves the FBI. Photo: Facebook/Long Hill Township Police Department

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November 21, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Newark press release] The Episcopal Diocese of Newark will offer daily meditations during the season of Advent, beginning Sunday, December 1.

Each day you will receive a scripture reading, a reflection on that reading and a short prayer (except on Sundays...

October 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service]  Same-sex couples in the state of New Jersey began getting married shortly after midnight Oct. 21 after the state’s Supreme Court released to postponed enactment of a lower court’s ruling.

Diocese of Newark Bishop Mark Beckwith said on Oct. 18 shortly after the...

April 15, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Newark] Speaking to more than 200 members of Christian, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh congregations from around northern New Jersey, Diocese of Newark Bishop Mark Beckwith said, “…never in my 34 years [of ordained ministry] have I seen an issue that’s surfaced so quickly and so...

February 26, 2013

Matthew Broderick fields questions about the movie “Infinity,” which he directed and acted in, during the Lenten series at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Morristown, New Jersey. Photo/Sharon Sheridan

[Episcopal News Service] During the introspective season of Lent, a film and...

February 21, 2013

Members of the F.A.I.T.H. Liturgical Dancers from Bethel AME Church in Morristown, New Jersey, perform during a combined service at nearby Church of the Redeemer. The service launched a six-month celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation at the Morristown...

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