Month: September 2019

Father Brendan Williams arrested on child sex abuse charges

On Sept. 20, 2019, the Diocese of Trenton was informed by a representative of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office of the arrest of Father Brendan Williams on charges of criminal sexual contact with a child occurring in the late 1990s. Father Williams is the former pastor of St. Veronica Parish, Howell, and has been out[…]

Bishop O’Connell visits Philadelphia seminary, Key info posted about new Monitor Magazine, Catholic Athletes gather for annual leadership day

Seminarians from the Diocese who are studying for the priesthood in St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Wynnewood, Pa., welcomed a visit from Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., and Msgr. Thomas Mullelly, diocesan vicar for clergy and consecrated life, Sept. 18. Bishop O’Connell was principal celebrant of the Mass that was held in the seminary chapel. Among[…]

ADVOCACY ALERT – Born Alive Survivors Protection Act

The House Democrat Majority refuses to allow a vote on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, or even an official hearing where Congress could learn the facts.  So, the House Republican minority hosted a hearing to draw attention to why the Born-Alive Act is needed + why it deserves a vote! Please act now and urge your representative to watch[…]