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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Summer In The City Youth Program | High School Students Help At Holy Cross Cemetery in Mays Landing

As part of the Diocesan Summer in the City Program, last week high school students visited Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum located in Mays Landing, NJ. Each day a different group of students participated and worked with cemetery staff. Some of the work done at the cemetery included ground maintenance...

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Summer in the City Youth Program Give Time & Talent | Sacred Heart Cemetery and Mausoleum | Vineland, NJ

On June 28, 2016 as part of the Diocesan Summer in the City Youth Program high school students volunteered their time and talent at Sacred Heart Cemetery and Mausoleum located in Vineland, NJ. The youth, who were a little unsure about spending any extended time in a cemetery, walked away pleased...

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Gate of Heaven Cemetery East Dedication | June 22, 2016

Our Dedication of our Expanded Gate of Heaven Cemetery will take place on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at 10 AM.  Please remember to arrive 15 minutes early for parking accommodations.  Also, wear appropriate comfortable clothing and shoes as we will process through our new burial grounds.  The forecasted weather for Wednesday...

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