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Newark auxiliary punched in mouth; alleged attacker arrested

Newark auxiliary punched in mouth; alleged attacker arrested

| February 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Auxiliary Bishop Manuel Cruz of Newark told a congregation he was fine Jan. 29, the day after he had been punched in the mouth by an assailant.

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Pope appoints Cardinal-designate Tobin as new archbishop of Newark

Pope appoints Cardinal-designate Tobin as new archbishop of Newark

| November 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Archbishop John J. Myers of Newark, New Jersey, and named Cardinal-designate Joseph Tobin of Indianapolis to succeed him.

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Newark leader: Archbishop Hebda’s unexpected post shows God is ‘a God of surprises’

Newark leader: Archbishop Hebda’s unexpected post shows God is ‘a God of surprises’

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

“While it may have been difficult for him at times to manage the travel and commitments of serving in two large archdioceses these past months, he embraced this call from the Holy See willfully and prayerfully,” Archbishop Myers said. “His tireless, positive approach to dealing with the challenges presented him will be one of the graces that he will share with the people of the Twin Cities.”

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Archbishop Hebda named archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis

Archbishop Hebda named archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Pittsburgh native called the archbishop appointment to St. Paul and Minneapolis a “shock,” because he never seriously entertained the idea of staying in Minnesota, he said, even though many in the archdiocese said they hoped he would.

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Newark archdiocese to unveil 9/11 memorial monument

Newark archdiocese to unveil 9/11 memorial monument

| May 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

Catholic Cemeteries in the Archdiocese of Newark, N.J., will unveil an outdoor memorial monument, honoring the heroes of Sept. 11, 2001, immediately following a Memorial Day Mass on Monday, May 30.

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