The Neighborhood Center in Passaic exists to provide a space to empower women. In this peaceful and safe environment, women can express their needs, discover community resources to fulfill their needs and strengthen themselves and their families through educational growth.
Pope Francis has dedicated this year (Nov 30, 2014 – Feb 2, 2016) to the vocation of consecrated life in the Church. He has invited the entire Church to come to a deeper appreciation of the charisms of sainted founders/foundresses and to draw closer to Religious in their lives of prayer and ministry.
Pope Francis urges us to be "experts in communion"
When Bishop Serratelli greeted Pope Francis in the Cathedral of St. Matthew in Washington, D.C., Sept. 23, he asked the Holy Father for a blessing for the Diocese. In response, Pope Francis sent his Apostolic Blessing to all of the faithful in the Diocese of Paterson.
Official Diocesan Version for use within all Parishes in the Diocese of Paterson
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