Diocese of Newark


May 3, 2007

Episcopal Diocese of Newark Bishop Mark Beckwith sent letters to the diocese's clergy and wardens May 4 announcing that Assisting Bishop Carol Gallagher would be leaving the diocese in June.

"In the nearly two years that she has been here, Bishop Gallagher has been a vital and...

April 18, 2007

At the turn of the last century, Elizabeth, New Jersey, was a thriving industrial powerhouse and the congregation at St. John's Episcopal Church reflected the city's success.

Wealthy professionals and industry captains filled its pews and their money filled its collection plates. A...

February 13, 2007

At St. Philip's Academy, the walls not only talk, they teach.

So does the garden up on the roof – and it will nourish the city and the students.

The color-coded floors and coordinating wall graphics, exposed ductwork, standpipes and brickwork are the functional and design elements...

January 28, 2007

Mark M. Beckwith was ordained and consecrated on the Feast of St. Chrysostom, January 27, as the 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Newark.

Beckwith, 55, rector of All Saints Church in Worcester, Massachusetts (Diocese of Western Massachusetts), was elected September 23 out of an...

January 24, 2007

The Episcopal Diocese of Newark, meeting January 20 in its 133rd annual convention, took stands on a number of issues related to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons, and bid farewell to its ninth bishop, who will retire January 27.


The Convention heard Bishop John...

April 6, 2005

Bishop Croneberger of Newark has issued the following letter:

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

As I find myself completing my seventh year as the Bishop of Newark, I continue to give thanks for the privilege of serving as your Bishop. So it is with profound gratitude, sadness...