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Last Chance to Apply for Matching Funds for International Development & Disaster Relief

Your congregation’s last chance to double your support for international development is Nov. 1, the deadline to apply for a Global Goals Matching Grant Program …

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RRR Task Force Releases Final Report and Recommendations

Guidance for Congregations from the Task Force for Re-entering, Re-opening, and Re-imagining for the Diocese of New Jersey “As the Father has loved me, so …

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Bishop Stokes Appeals for Hurricane Relief

Dear People and Friends of the Diocese of New Jersey, Though its waters rage and foam,     and though the mountains tremble at its tumult. …

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Housing in New Jersey: A Gospel Justice Issue

Join us for ECS-NJ’s 5th Summit on Building and Equipping the Beloved Community “Housing in New Jersey: A Gospel Justice Issue” with Rev. Eric Dobson, …

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Soles for the Harvest Run Benefits Food Ministries

The Soles of the Harvest 5k Run is back as an in-person event this year, with appropriate Covid precautions.  The race, benefiting food ministries across …

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The Latest from Episcopal News Service

The latest headlines and stories from the leading provider of news for and about The Episcopal Church

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Lenapehoking, the original Lenape territory. Munsee speakers in the north, Unalachtigo-speakers in the center, and Unami-speakers in the south. West/left side geographic limits correspond closely to ridgelines (drainage divides) between the Susquehanna and Delaware river valleys.

Honor Indigenous Peoples’ Day with the Diocese of New Jersey on Oct 10

This year, the Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey is honoring Indigenous Peoples’ Day on Oct. 10 with prayers, liturgies, and other forms of commemoration. Indigenous …

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Bishop Stokes - Bishops Weekly Message

Bishop Stokes’ Upcoming Visitation Schedule

Bishop Stokes regularly visits congregations around the diocese to visit, receive and confirm candidates, and celebrate Eucharist. Requests for a visit from the bishop should …

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Blessing of Infant Purple Hats to Fight Child Abuse

The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, Linden, hosted a Blessing of Purple Hats for Infants on Sept. 25, during the Holy Eucharist. Marcia …

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