TAKING TIME OUT TO BURY THE DEAD

In today’s fast-moving world, everything is focused on instant satisfaction — fast food, mobile banking, microwaves and instantaneous communication. Gone are the times when one would take the time to write a letter and post it knowing that it might take up to a week to be received by the...

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Honoring All Who Served | Veterans Day

Thank you to all of our veterans for serving and protecting the United States of America.   We appreciate your sacrifice, and we understand that your military service is a very important part of your personal history. In honor of our veterans, our Gate of Heaven Cemetery located in Berlin recently opened its first designated...

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Funeral Mass and Committal Service For Cremated Remains | St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish & Resurrection Cemetery

More Catholics are choosing to be cremated, but many are unsure about the Church’s teachings on the handling of cremated remains. In order to help Catholic families and in support of the Jubilee Year of Mercy, South Jersey Catholic Cemeteries offered a gift, burial of cremated remains at no charge, to their...

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Catholic Cemetery Sunday | November 6, 2016

Catholic Cemetery Sunday, observed the first Sunday in November, will be Sunday, November 6, 2016. It is a day, especially during this Holy Year, set aside to carry out the Spiritual Work of Mercy of praying for the dead by visiting the graves of family and friends. The Catholic cemetery...

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Final Resting Place: Vatican Releases Instruction on Burial and Cremation

This week the Vatican released the Instruction Ad resurgendum cum Christo. The guidelines provide clarification regarding burial and cremation. They are also an excellent reminder, especially during this Holy Year, on the Works of Mercy: both burying and praying for the dead.  Click on the link below to read the Instruction.

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Please Join Us For All Souls Mass

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 mass schedule below.

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Installation of Solar Panels | Calvary Cemetery & Mausoleum

Solar panels are being installed on the roof of our mausoleum located at Calvary Cemetery in Cherry Hill. Construction should last about two weeks. Our mausoleum will remain open during construction as we anticipate no disruptions. If you have any concerns or questions, please the office at 856-663-3345 and a...

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