Archdiocese of Newark

Our Lady of Mount Carmel plans to revive feast
Our Lady of Mount Carmel plans to revive feast
By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news With the blessing of, and a donation from, the head of its new parish, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church plans to resurrect its summertime feast. At a Sunday meeting at the Pine Street house of worship, its leaders sought support for plans to launch or restart a host of fundraising efforts, including the July feast, to ensure that the church remains open... Rea
New head of St. Teresa says goals include cutting $300,000 deficit
New head of St. Teresa says goals include cutting $300,000 deficit
By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal. news The new head of St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, which was created a year ago through the strife-filled merger of two Montclair churches, on Sunday outlined his 10-point strategic plan for the combined entity, initiatives that include a closer watch on finances and an attempt to reduce a $300,000 deficit...
Montclair Syrian refugee resettlement moves forward
Montclair Syrian refugee resettlement moves forward
By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news So far one of them has a job at a popular local restaurant, but the clock is ticking for two Syrian immigrants who arrived in Montclair in June to find permanent housing. Alsayed Abbas, 30, and Abd Al Rahman Ajlooni, 35, were brought to the United States under the auspices of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark and St ...