Archdiocese of Newark

Kaci Hickox

Nurse Quarantined In NJ Over Ebola Concerns Defies Quarantine In Maine

Kaci Hickox, who stepped outside to meet briefly with reporters Wednesday night, followed through with her promise by leaving her home Thursday.

10/30/2014

Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich (Credit: CBS 2)

Nun Credited With Curing Boy’s Eye Disease Beatified At Newark Mass

The Archdiocese of Newark said Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich cured a boy’s macular degeneration in the 1960s, long after she died.

10/04/2014

Members of the USA men's basketball team participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 15, 2014, in Chicago. (credit: Getty Images)

Catholic Leaders Put A Chill On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Catholic leaders are worried about embryonic stem cell research using aborted human fetuses.

08/21/2014

Newark Archbishop John J. Myers greets parishioners following services on Sunday. (Credit : CBS 2)

Newark Archbishop Under Fire Over Plans For Pricey Addition To Retirement Home

Archbishop John J. Myers greeted congregants on Sunday, as a few demonstrators stood on the sidewalk outside of the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart.

04/13/2014

Bishop Bernard Hebda, Archbishop John Myers of the Newark Archdiocese, Sept. 24, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Pope Francis Names Newark Archbishop Myers’ Future Replacement

Pope Francis appointed Bishop Bernard A. Hebda of Michigan to serve alongside current Archbishop John Myers.

09/24/2013

Rev. Michael Fugee

3 Others Out Of Work Amid Scandal Over Once-Accused Pedophile NJ Priest

The pastor and two youth ministers at a central New Jersey church have left their posts just days after the resignation of the Rev. Michael Fugee.

05/05/2013

Anthony Merejo, Brigid Miniter

2 N.J. Teens Headed To Rome To Be Confirmed Personally By Pope Francis

Two New Jersey teens were set to embark Tuesday on the biggest journey of their lives – a trip to Rome to be confirmed into the Roman Catholic Church by Pope Francis himself.

04/23/2013

Mausoleum and solar panels at Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Cemetery Using Thousands Of Solar Panels To Power Mausoleum

Cemeteries and solar panels are two things that aren’t usually mentioned in the same sentence. But one New Jersey cemetery finds it necessary to make that connection.

05/02/2012

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Former NJ Deacon Accused Of Stealing From Poor Due In Court

Prosecutors say John Loobey stole $53,000 from a parish charity account and used the money to pay for airline tickets and credit card bills.

10/11/2011