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Diocese issues alert about donation scam

3/18/2019 - The Diocese of Metuchen has issued an alert regarding reports of email and text scams that will use the name of a pastor to solicit funds in the form of gift cards... Read more »

Statement by the Roman Catholic Bishops of New Jersey on what the Catholic Church has done and continues to do to Protect Children

3/4/2019 - Much attention has been given to the meeting of bishops in Rome last month called by Pope Francis to address a morally reprehensible, shameful and horrific crime – the sexual abuse of children. For... Read more »

Letter from Bishop Checchio on the removal of Theodore McCarrick from the priesthood

2/16/2019 - My diocesan brothers and sisters in Christ,           It is difficult to find the right and appropriate words to share with you after hearing the news this morning from the... Read more »

Bishop James F. Checchio releases names of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse

2/13/2019 - In keeping with a promise made by the Bishops of New Jersey, Bishop James F. Checchio has released the names of 10 diocesan priests and 1 permanent deacon whom have been credibly accused... Read more »

Two Renowned Administrators Announce State-wide New Jersey Compensation Program for Victims of Church Sexual Abuse of Minors

2/11/2019 - Washington, D.C.--Kenneth R. Feinberg and Camille S. Biros, two noted victims’ compensation experts, have been named Administrators of a New Jersey state-wide Compensation Program – approved and supported by all five Roman Catholic Dioceses located in the state.... Read more »