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Two Catholic high schools in Central Jersey receive $700,000 donation to bolster STEM programs

2/8/2017 - CENTRAL JERSEY *– *The Diocese of Metuchen announced today that it has received a $700,000 private donation, which will be used to expand the existing STEM programs at Bishop George Ahr High School, Edison, and... Read more »

2017 Bishop's Annual Appeal kicks off in parishes

2/28/2017 - When he was installed as the fifth Shepherd of Metuchen last year on May 3, Bishop James F. Checchio chose as his episcopal motto "Be reconciled to God." This year, the motto served... Read more »

Faithful worship at liturgy in renovated church

5/1/2017 - ISELIN — Bishop James F. Checchio served as presider for the Palm Sunday Vigil Mass at St. Cecelia Parish in order to mark an especially joyous occasion. On that afternoon, Bishop Checchio blessed... Read more »

Faithful experience God’s compassion on feast day

5/1/2017 - OLD BRIDGE — For the 19th consecutive year, the diocesan Divine Mercy Apostolate continued its devotion of celebrating Divine Mercy Sunday (the second Sunday of Easter) with an afternoon of prayer and mindful... Read more »

Bishop Checchio honored for dedication, support of seminary

5/18/2017 - After a decade serving as Rector of the Pontifical North American College in Rome, Bishop James F. Checchio returned to his alma mater to accept the prestigious Rector’s Award at the institution’s Annual... Read more »

Actor brings saint to life on stage

5/18/2017 - SOMERVILLE — The life of one of the Church’s most beloved saints was dramatically retold at Immaculata High School when Immaculate Conception Parish hosted a performance of “Saint Francis: Troubadour of God’s Peace” April... Read more »