Bnai Keshet requests items to complete sanctuary

Bnai Keshet announced in a press release Wednesday that repairs to the third floor of Red Gables have been largely completed, paving the way for the 19th-century building to provide sanctuary under the auspices...

Photo: Lights for Liberty, A Vigil to End Human Concentration Camps

— PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHTOn Friday, July 12, “Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps” brought hundreds to the lawn of the First Congregational Church in Montclair. Throughout the nation thousands...

Our Lady of Mount Carmel plans to revive feast

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsWith the blessing of, and a donation from, the head of its new parish, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church plans to resurrect its summertime feast.At a Sunday meeting at the Pine...

News in brief: Montclair Interfaith Clergy Association holds prayer gathering

The Montclair Interfaith Clergy Association, representing the diversity of religious expression in Montclair, invites anyone who would like to take 10-15 minutes to both learn and pray, to join them.Each day during Montclair Bounce...

Montclair Sanctuary Alliance forms, Hanukkah celebration Thursday

Montclair Sanctuary Alliance has formed to protect undocumented immigrants. Its physical space will be at Bnai Keshet.
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Religion Spotlight: Music to the soul — Jazz at Union Congregational Church

Union Congregational Church jazz band is composed of Eric Olsen on piano, Rob Middleton on saxophone, Ratzo Harris on bass and Tim Horner on drums.

Feast, carnival return after two years off

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church is bringing back its annual feast and carnival this month. The annual event hosted by the Pine Street church — which merged with Immaculate Conception...

Samhain: celebrating the time between

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI Kids will be looking forward to dressing up and parading in costumes to receive candy. Even some adults may enjoy that. While many people know Oct. 31 as Halloween, in Paganism...

COPE Center gets additional space at St. Luke’s

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAn Essex County counseling center will be getting some additional new space in Montclair. The COPE Center will be leasing space at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church on South Fullerton Avenue. The center will...