Newark Archdiocese

Newark Archbishop, Schoolchildren Thrilled About Pope Francis' VisitPope Francis is not scheduled to visit New Jersey during his time in the U.S. – he will only fly over.
Rededication Held For Hoboken Catholic School 11 Months After Sandy Hit"It was like the resurrection. It was marvelous, it was really marvelous," Dr. Margaret Dames, superintendent of schools for the Newark Archdiocese, said.
Newark Archbishop Appoints New Deputy In Wake Of Abuse CaseThe archbishop of Newark has appointed a new top deputy to replace the administrator who stepped down last month in the wake of a scandal involving a former priest.
Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Held On $25,000 Bail In New JerseyThe Rev. Michael Fugee, 52, traded in his collar for an orange prison jumpsuit, handcuffs and shackles during his brief court appearance in Bergen County on Tuesday morning, 1010 WINS' Steve Sandberg reported.
Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Arrested For Having Contact With ChildrenA once-accused pedophile priest in New Jersey has been arrested, on charges that he violated a judicial order by having contact with young parish members.
New Jersey Priest With History Of Child Molestation ResignsThe Rev. Michael Fugee submitted his request and it was promptly accepted by Newark Archbishop John Myers on Thursday evening.
Calls Mount To Have Newark Archbishop Fired Over Once-Accused Pedophile PriestA New Jersey state assemblywoman is among those calling to have Newark Archbishop John Myers held accountable, after a once-accused pedophile priest suddenly popped up at Colts Neck Church youth retreats.
Parents: Why Was Once-Accused Pedophile Priest On Youth Retreats In N.J.?Parents and teens at a Monmouth County Roman Catholic church were shocked Monday, after learning that a priest who attended overnight teen retreats was once accused of sexual abuse.
NJ Softball Coach, Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Underage Boy The Newark Archdiocese confirmed that Jillian Clementi, who is also a history teacher at Immaculate Heart Academy in Washington Township, has been suspended because of the charges.
Archdiocese Unhappy About Newark Statue's Placement A statue of St. Patrick that has graced the sanctuary at Sacred Heart Church in Newark for more than 40 years now overlooks the dining room at Cryan's Beef and Ale House.