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Encyclopedia > Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark

The Archdiocese of Newark is an archdiocese of the Roman Catholic Church in northern New Jersey, United States. Its ecclesiastic territory includes all of the Catholic parishes and schools in the New Jersey counties of Bergen, Union, Hudson and Essex (where the city of Newark is located). [1] Catholic Church redirects here. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Bergen County is the most populous county of the state of New Jersey, United States. ... Union County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... Hudson County is in New Jersey, U.S.A, with its county seat in Jersey City6. ... Essex County is a county located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... For other places with the same name, see Newark. ...

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History

Originally established as the Diocese of Newark in 1853 by Pope Pius IX, it was elevated to Archdiocese in 1937 by Pope Pius XI. Pope Pius IX (May 13, 1792 – February 7, 1878), born Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti, reigned as Pope of the Roman Catholic Church from his election in June 16, 1846, until his death more than 31 years later in 1878. ... Pope Pius XI (Latin: ; Italian: Pio XI; May 31, 1857 – February 10, 1939), born Ambrogio Damiano Achille Ratti, reigned as Pope from February 6, 1922 and as sovereign of Vatican City from 1929 until his death on February 10, 1939. ...


The Archbishop of Newark presides from the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark. The Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey. ...


The Archdiocese is currently led by Archbishop John J. Myers. Myers is metropolitan for all of the New Jersey dioceses which include Newark, the Diocese of Camden, the Diocese of Metuchen, the Diocese of Paterson and the Diocese of Trenton. On October 7, 2004 The Archdiocese of Newark agreed to pay $1.1 million to nine people who sued the diocese over alleged sexual abuse by priests.[1] Archbishop John Joseph Myers STL, JCD (b. ... The Roman Catholic Diocese of Camden is a particular church or diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church located in New Jersey, United States and presides over Roman Catholic parishes and schools in the six southern New Jersey counties of Atlantic, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and... The Roman Catholic Diocese of Metuchen (Latin: Dioecesis Metuchenis) is a Roman Catholic diocese in New Jersey, centered in the borough of Metuchen. ... The Diocese of Paterson is a particular church or diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States, which includes 3 counties in northern New Jersey: Passaic, Morris, and Sussex. ... The Roman Catholic Diocese of Trenton is a particular church or diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church located in New Jersey, United States and presides over Roman Catholic parishes and schools in the New Jersey counties of Burlington, Monmouth, Ocean, and Mercer. ...


Bishops & Archbishops of Newark (terms of service)

  1. Bishop James Roosevelt Bayley (1853–1872)
  2. Bishop Michael A. Corrigan (1873–1880)
  3. Bishop Winand M. Wigger (1881–1901)
  4. Bishop John Joseph O'Connor (1901–1927)
  5. Archbishop Thomas J. Walsh (1928–1952)
  6. Archbishop Thomas Aloysius Boland (1953–1974)
  7. Archbishop Peter Leo Gerety (1974–1986)
  8. Archbishop Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1986–2000)
  9. Archbishop John J. Myers (2001–present)

James Roosevelt Bayley, D.D. (August 23, 1814 – October 3, 1877), was the first Bishop of Newark, New Jersey, and the eighth Archbishop of Baltimore. ... For the deceased Cardinal Archbishop of New York, see John Joseph OConnor. ... Thomas Joseph Walsh (1873–1952) was the first Roman Catholic Archbishop of Newark, holding the position from 1937 until his death in 1952. ... Thomas Aloysius Boland, STD, LLD (February 17, 1896—March 16, 1979) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. ... Peter Leo Gerety (b. ... Theodore Edgar McCarrick (b. ... Archbishop John Joseph Myers STL, JCD (b. ...

Schools in the Archdiocese of Newark

Higher education

“Seton Hall” redirects here. ... Caldwell College is a private, co-educational Roman Catholic liberal arts college located in Caldwell, New Jersey, which offers a four year educational program. ... Felician College is a private Roman Catholic college with two campuses, located in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey. ... Saint Peters College is a private, coeducational Roman Catholic college in the United States. ...

Secondary schools

Bergen County

Essex County The Academy of the Holy Angels is a private Roman Catholic high school for girls located in Demarest, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Demarests location within Bergen County. ... Bergen Catholic High School is an all-male Roman Catholic high school in Oradell, Bergen County, New Jersey, United States, serving students in ninth through twelfth grade. ... Map highlighting Oradells location within Bergen County. ... Don Bosco Preparatory High School (Don Bosco Prep) is a private, Roman Catholic secondary school for young men, grades 9 through 12. ... Map highlighting Ramseys location within Bergen County. ... Immaculate Conception High School (ICHS) is an American private, Roman Catholic, all-girls high school located in Lodi, in Bergen County, New Jersey. ... Lodi is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Immaculate Heart Academy (IHA) is an all-girls private Roman Catholic high school located in Washington Township, in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Map highlighting Washington Townships location within Bergen County. ... Paramus Catholic High School is a co-educational Roman Catholic high school located in Paramus in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Paramus (IPA: ) is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ... Queen of Peace High School is a Roman Catholic, coeducational parochial secondary school inspired by the unique gifts of a dedicated lay faculty, the Sisters of St. ... Map highlighting North Arlingtons location within Bergen County. ... Saint Joseph Regional High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college preparatory school for boys, located on a 33-acre campus in Montvale, New Jersey. ... Map highlighting Montvales location within Bergen County. ... St. ... Rutherford is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. ...

Hudson County See Immaculate Conception High School for other American high schools with the same name. ... Montclair is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. ... Lacordaire Academy is a Roman Catholic college preparatory school for women established by the Sisters of St. ... Montclair is a a township and a Census Designated Place located in Essex County, New Jersey. ... Marylawn of the Oranges Academy is an all-girl, private, Roman Catholic high school in South Orange, New Jersey. ... Map of South Orange Village in Essex County South Orange is a village in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. ... Mount Saint Dominic Academy is a four-year Catholic high school for women located in Caldwell, New Jersey, United States, serving students in grades 9-12. ... Map of Caldwell in Essex County Caldwell is a borough located in northwestern Essex County, New Jersey, about sixteen miles outside of New York City. ... Saint Benedicts Preparatory School is an all boys Roman Catholic high school that has been a part of Newark Abbey for well over 100 years. ... Newark is the name of several places. ... Saint Vincent Academy (SVA), is a four-year, Catholic, college preparatory school for young women located on West Market Street in Newark, New Jersey, United States. ... for the university see Seton Hall University Seton Hall Preparatory School , commonly termed Seton Hall Prep, is a Roman Catholic boys high school of the Archdiocese of Newark, located in the suburban community of West Orange in Essex County, New Jersey. ... Map of West Orange Township in Essex County West Orange is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. ...

Union County Caritas Academy is an all-girls private, Roman Catholic high school in Jersey City, New Jersey. ... Holy Family Academy is a small Roman Catholic college preparatory private high school located in Bayonne, New Jersey teaching in the Roman Catholic tradition. ... Bayonne is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States, south of Jersey City. ... Kenmare High School is am all-female, private, Roman Catholic high school in Jersey City, New Jersey. ... Marist High School is a private Roman Catholic co-educational college preparatory secondary school located in Bayonne, New Jersey, United States. ... St. ... Saint Dominic Academy (SDA) is a four-year private high school for girls in grades nine through twelve, located in Jersey City, New Jersey. ... St. ... map highlighting West New York withing Hudson County West New York is a town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States, situated upon the New Jersey Palisades. ... St. ... Saint Peters Preparatory School is a private all-male Jesuit college-preparatory school located in Jersey City, New Jersey. ...

Benedictine Academy is an all-girls Catholic high school in Elizabeth, New Jersey. ... Union County Court House Elizabeth is a city in Union County, New Jersey, in the United States. ... Mother Seton Regional High School is an all-girls, private, Roman Catholic high school in Clark, New Jersey. ... Clark is a census-designated place located in Union County, New Jersey. ... Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child is a private Roman Catholic K-12 day school in Summit, New Jersey. ... Nickname: Location of Summit within Union County and state of New Jersey Coordinates: , Country USA State New Jersey County Union Settled 1710 Incorporation as Township March 23, 1869 Incorporation as City March 8, 1899 Government  - Type Faulkner Act Council-Manager  - Mayor Jordan Glatt  - City Administrator Christopher Cotter Area  - City 15. ... Oratory Preparatory School, commonly known as Oratory Prep, is a Roman Catholic college preparatory day school for boys, located in Summit, New Jersey, United States, approximately 19 miles west of Manhattan. ... Roselle Catholic High School is a coeducational, Roman Catholic high school, located in Roselle, in Union County, New Jersey. ... Roselle is a borough located in Union County, New Jersey. ... St. ... St. ... Union Catholic Regional High School is a private Roman Catholic high school located in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. ... Scotch Plains is a township in Union County, New Jersey, United States. ...

Cemeteries

  • Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City
  • Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange
  • Madonna Cemetery, Fort Lee
  • Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah
  • Christ The King Cemetery, Franklin Lakes
  • Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington
  • Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover
  • Saint Gertrudes Cemetery, Colonia

Holy Name Cemetery in Jersey City, New Jersey Holy Name Cemetery is a Roman Catholic cemetery in Jersey City, New Jersey administered by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. ... Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is located in East Orange and Newark, New Jersey. ... Holy Cross Cemetery is a cemetery located in North Arlington, New Jersey, United States. ... Gate of Heaven Cemetery is a cemetery located in East Hanover, New Jersey, United States. ...

Churches in the Archdiocese of Newark

Parishes: A -

Allendale
Guardian Angel (Allendale)

Bayonne
Our Lady of the Assumption
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
St. Andrew
St. Henry
St. Joseph (Slovak)
St. Mary Star of the Sea
St. Michael (Lithuanian)
St. Vincent de Paul

Belleville
St. Anthony (Italian)
St. Peter

Bergenfield
St. John the Evangelist

Berkeley Heights
Little Flower

Bloomfield
Sacred Heart
St. Thomas the Apostle
St. Valentine

Bogota - Clark
St. Joseph, Bogota
St. Aloysius, Caldwell
St. Catherine of Siena, Cedar Grove
St. Agnes, Clark

Cliffside Park
Church of the Epiphany

Closter - Edgewater
St. Mary, Closter
St. Michael, Cranford
St. Therese of Lisieux, Cresskill
St. Joseph, Demarest
St. Josphy (Korean), Demarest
St. Mary, Dumont
St. Anthony, E. Newark
Holy Name of Jesus, E. Orange
Holy Spirit & Our Help of Christians, E. Orange
St. Joseph, E. Orange
St. Joseph, E. Rutherford
Holy Rosary, Edgewater

Elizabeth
Blessed Sacrament
Immaculate Conception
Immaculate Heart of Mary
Our Lady of Fatima
Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary & St. Michael's
St. Adalbert (Polish)
St. Anthony of Padua
St. Genevieve
St. Hedwig
St. Mary of the Assumption
St. Patrick
SS. Peter & Paul

Elmwood Park - Fairview
St. Leo, Elmwood Park
Assumption, Emerson
St. Cecilia, Englewood
St. Thomas More, Fairfield
St. Anne, Fairlwan
Our Lady of Grace, Fairview
St. John the Baptist, Fairview

Fort Lee
Holy Trinity
Church of the Madonna

Franklin Lakes - Guttenberg
Most Blessed Sacrament, Franklin Lakes
Most Holy Name, Garfield
Our Lady of Mt. Virgin (Italian), Garfield
Our Lady of Sorrows, Garfield
St. Stanislaus Kostka, Garfield
St. Anne, Garwood
St. Catherine, Glen Rock
St. John Nepomucene, Guttenberg


Others can be found at [2]


References

  1. ^ Newark Archdiocese is diverse and densely populated, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. Accessed July 24, 2007. " Archbishop John J. Myers is moving from the plains of Illinois to the geographically smallest diocese in the United States; but its 513-square miles encompass about 1.3 million Catholics. It is one of the busiest, largest and most diverse dioceses in the nation. The Archdiocese of Newark encompasses the northeastern New Jersey counties of Bergen, Essex, Union, and Hudson and the population totals 2.8 million people."

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