Science-Minded – Holy Cross School fifth graders Marcus Blasucci, left, and Caden Anderson conduct their solubility experiment. Photos courtesy of Holy Cross School
Whether it involves evaporation or 3-D printing, energy transfer or the formulation of scientific questions, students in Holy Cross School, Rumson, encounter Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) throughout their curricula – and they love every minute of it.
Led in by a bagpiper, students from St. Catharine School, Spring Lake, walked single file into the school auditorium. All dressed in green, the students prepared for their St. Patrick’s Day-themed prayer service. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
The silver anniversary celebration held in Toms River March 13 resembled so many others, with balloons decorating the venue, a dee jay enlivening the crowd, and broad smiles lighting up the faces of the more than 200 attendees. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
For the sixth year, students in Sacred Heart School, Mount Holly, participated in a Lenten event called Purple Passion Day retreat which is designed to engage students in a day of service through prayer, song and activities that will help them refocus on their Lenten promises. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
For years, students in Red Bank Catholic, Red Bank Regional and Rumson-Fair Haven High Schools have been friends in their neighborhoods but rivals on the playing fields. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
A multi-parish mission “God’s Message of Mercy” will be hosted jointly by the Cohort Six parishes of Our Lady of Sorrows-St. Anthony, Hamilton, St. Gregory the Great, Hamilton, St. John the Baptist, Allentown, and St. Vincent de Paul, Yardville at 7 p.m. each evening from April 9 to 12 in Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 3816 East State St. Ext., Hamilton. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
St. Gabriel Parish Respect Life Committee, Marlboro, will host “Pro-Life Stations of the Cross” at noon March 30 at 100 North Main Street next to the rectory by the unborn baby gravesite. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
For Deacon Moore Hank and his wife, Theresa, leading a Congregation Assistance Program is not a ministerial duty, but something they feel honored to do.
“It’s really been a privilege,” Theresa Hank said during a March 15 presentation in St. Ann Parish’s pastoral center, Lawrenceville, on how to start a CAP ministry to assist those struggling with addiction and compulsive behavior disorders.
Students and faculty in St. Paul School, Princeton, spent the better part of the school day March 20 on lockdown, as police engaged a man who entered nearby Panera Bread restaurant with a gun – just down the block from the St. Paul campus on Nassau Street. More ... Thursday, March 22, 2018
Faithful who attended a March 3 “Divine Mercy” program in St. John Neumann Church, Mount Laurel, heard from a pair of speakers who focused on helping attendees answer a thought-provoking question: “Why am I not healed?”
The men’s ministries of St. Mary Parish, Barnegat, will host the first “Legacy of Virtue” April 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the St. Mary of the Pines Church and Parish Center, Manahawkin. More ... Thursday, March 8, 2018
Faithful from St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Hightstown, and neighbors from surrounding communities came together March 4 to seek insight into and be part of the solution to the obstacles refugees and migrants are facing in today’s world. More ... Thursday, March 8, 2018
Giving, said Cathy Coryat, is not a single season outreach. Coryat and her husband, Dale Jones, run the Loaves and Fishes Ministry in Assumption Parish, New Egypt, and, at this time of year, are holding their annual Easter food baskets drive. More ... Thursday, March 8, 2018
Our Lady of the Angels Parish, Trenton, will observe the feast of St. Patrick with a Mass in English and Irish March 17 at 11 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church worship site, 540 Chestnut Ave. More ... Thursday, March 8, 2018