Entries by Maria Margiotta

9-11 Remembrance at Holy Cross Cemetery

9-11 Remembrance Staff members at Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington, NJ, pause in front of the cemetery’s 9-11 Memorial Monument for a moment of silence and prayers to commemorate the 16th anniversary of the attacks on The World Trade Center and Pentagon and the crash of Flight 93.  Workers at each of eight archdiocesan […]

Memorial Day Mass photos

Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Newark joined thousands of Catholic cemeteries nationwide in the commemoration, “Serving God and Country: A Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes,” by celebrating Mass at seven of its Archdiocesan cemeteries and at multiple local parishes on May 29, 2017.   The open-air Mass at Holy Cross Cemetery and Mausoleum […]

Catholic Cemeteries Commemorates Memorial Day 2017

Archdiocese of Newark’s Catholic Cemeteries Commemorates Memorial Day — Historic Mass with Newark’s First Cardinal, Archbishop Joseph W. Tobin — Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Newark will join thousands of Catholic cemeteries nationwide in the commemoration, “Serving God and Country: A Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes,” by celebrating Memorial Day Mass on Monday, […]

STATEMENT REGARDING VETERAN MARKERS AT CEMETERIES

The staff of Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Newark empathizes with grieving families who wish to add temporary, personal items to the memorials of their departed loved ones. We do not remove permanent monuments or affixed memorializations from any headstone. However, certain cemetery decorations are not permitted since they may present a safety hazard […]