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.
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
“Spiritus contra Spiritum” was the wisdom that Dr. Carl Jung gave to Bill Wilson, one of the founders of Alcoholics Anonymous, in 1961.
“‘Spiritum’ in Latin is the word for alcohol, whereas ‘Spiritus’ is the Latin word for a high, godly spiritual experience. Therefore, ‘Spiritus contra Spiritum’ means that high spirit can fight low spirit,” retreat director Nina Marie Corona explained to about 50 people gathered Feb. 16 in St. Aloysius Church, Jackson.
St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Hightstown, will sponsor a workshop entitled “The Plight of Refugees and Forced Migrants Worldwide: Sharing the Responsibility” March 4 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the church community room at 251 Franklin Street. More ... Thursday, February 22, 2018
The new St. Joseph Society of Incarnation-St. James Parish, Ewing, will celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph from 1 to 5 p.m. March 18 at The Stone Terrace by John Henry’s in Hamilton. More ... Thursday, February 22, 2018
LourdesCare at New Hanover, a comprehensive outpatient center that offers expert radiology testing and physical therapy services, is hosting a free women’s health fair March 3 from 9 a.m. to noon at 25 Wrightstown-Cookstown Road, just outside the entrance to McGuire Air Force Base. More ... Thursday, February 22, 2018
Emily Ostermann, a senior in Donovan Catholic High School, Toms River, whipped up a unique solution when she took the Advanced Placement Chemistry exam: a perfect score. More ... Thursday, February 22, 2018