PLEASE JOIN US | ADVENT MASS

South Jersey Catholic Cemeteries invites you to celebrate Advent Mass at one of our five Chapel Mausoleums on Monday, December 11, and Monday, December 18. Our Mass schedule is below. You may also visit our events page to learn more. We, the staff of your Catholic Cemeteries, wish you many blessings during this...

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Wishing Our Veterans Peace and Blessings

As Veterans Day approaches and as we pay tribute and recognize all who have served our country, we say thank you and we wish you a peaceful and blessed day. In honor of our veterans, South Jersey Catholic Cemeteries recently opened a Veterans Lawn at our Gate of Heaven Cemetery...

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A Work of Mercy: Burying the Dead

On Saturday, October 21, 2017, 130 family members and friends joined together for a funeral Mass at Nativity Church, Saint Michael the Archangel Parish, in Franklinville. The Mass, celebrated by Rev. Lawrence Polansky, was followed by a group committal service and burial at All Saints Cemetery in Newfield.  Bell-Hennessy Funeral Home donated...

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ALL SOULS MASS | PLEASE JOIN US

South Jersey Catholic Cemeteries invites you to attend Mass for All Souls. Mass will be celebrated at our cemeteries located throughout southern New Jersey.   Refer to the schedule below for dates and times. Our Chapel Mausoleums will be open until 5:30 PM on Thursday, November 2. They include Calvary Cemetery...

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Memorial Mass & Butterfly Release Held at Sacred Heart Cemetery & Mausoleum | Saturday, September 9, 2017

On Saturday, September 9, 2017, over 90 family members attended the Memorial Mass & Butterfly Release at Sacred Heart Cemetery and Mausoleum in Vineland, NJ. Every year South Jersey Catholic Cemeteries invites the families of all who were buried during the prior year. The morning began as Msgr. John Burton, Pastor...

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Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum Welcomes Youth Program, Summer in the City

During the week of August 14th, high school students performed volunteer worked at Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mays Landing as part of the Diocesan Summer in the City Youth Program.  Each day the youth, greeted by cemetery staff members, began with a prayer blessing the cemetery.  The youth...

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Would You Like to Learn More About the Church’s Teaching with Regards to Cremation?

At a recent prayer service and event for the funeral industry Msgr. Peter Joyce, Pastor of Saint Maximilian Kolbe Parish, reviewed the Church’s teaching on cremation including the instruction Ad resurgendum cum Christo (To Rise with Christ) which was released by the Vatican on October 25, 2016.  The presentation provides clarification...

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Memorial Day Mass Schedule | Monday, May 29, 2017

Mass is being held in remembrance of those soldiers who have gone before us.  All are encouraged to join us on Memorial Day and pray for loved ones who have gone to rest awaiting the Resurrection.   Please refer to our mass schedule below. 

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Memorialization for Group Committal Grave | Resurrection Cemetery

Thanks for the generous donations made by many, we are delighted to share the news that we have memorialized, with a beautiful granite monument, the group committal grave of the cremated remains of those who were buried on Saturday, October 29, 2016, at Resurrection Cemetery in Dennis Township, Cape May County.  We invite you...

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