Month: January 2022

N.J. Bishops’ statement on legislation to codify abortion rights

The Catholic Bishops of New Jersey have promulgated a letter to all Catholics and people of good will concerning legislation currently before the State Senate and Assembly for a vote that would be a direct assault on the sanctity of life. Their statement follows: The Catholic Bishops of New Jersey join to express our strongest[…]

Bishop O’Connell reflects on past year • Catholics urged to defend life, oppose abortion legislation • Low enrollment prompts closure plans for Mother Seton Academy, Howell

2021: Some thoughts from the Bishop Following are excerpts from the reflection of Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., about the year 2021: It is customary, as we ring in a new year, to look back on the year we are leaving behind, not so much for nostalgia’s sake, but as a measure of our growth.[…]