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Archbishop of Newark

Joseph W. Cardinal Tobin,
C.Ss.R., D.D.

Biography

Archbishop of Newark John J. Myers, J.C.D., D.D

Archbishop of Newark

Joseph W. Cardinal Tobin, C.Ss.R., D.D.

Biography

 

Archdiocesan News

January 28, 2020

The physical and mental health of the Archbishop Emeritus John Joseph Myers has suffered a serious decline. After a recent visit with his family in central Illinois, Archbishop Myers decided to remain in the region of his birth where he is receiving specialized care and can be visited by his family as well as the clergy of the Diocese of Peoria. I ask all the faithful in our Archdiocese to pray for Archbishop Myers that the mercy of God comfort and strengthen him in this moment of fragility. The...

January 9, 2020

After 65 years of providing academic excellence to Bayonne, Jersey City and the Archdiocese of Newark, Marist High School, Bayonne’s only Catholic high school regrettably will be closing its doors at the completion of the academic year in June 2020. All classes, athletic team schedules, guidance and extracurricular activities will continue through June. Br. Patrick McNamara, Provincial, and the Provincial...

January 9, 2020

Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Newark will provide the Chapel Mausoleum at Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah to parishioners of Immaculate Conception Parish for weekend Masses and Holy Days of Obligation Masses until total interior renovations of the church are completed. The weekend Masses at Maryrest Chapel Mausoleum will begin Saturday, January 11, and Sunday, January 12. The construction project at Immaculate Conception Church is expected to last...

January 3, 2020

In just a few weeks, the 47th Annual March for Life will be held in Washington, D.C. This is the largest annual human rights demonstration in the United States, and I encourage all of you, along with your schools, parish groups or families, to attend this demonstration on January 24, 2020. Now is the time to gather in solidarity in our nation’s capital—and exercise our rights as Catholic Americans—to advocate...