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Photos: Ash Wednesday

Worshippers after Mass at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, with ash on their foreheads, observing Ash Wednesday.

Feasting in Limbo: Montclair’s Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church holds Mass and Procession

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Mass and Procession Sunday, July 16, 11:15 a.m. Mass, with procession following. Afterward, refreshments in the hall of OLMCOur Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 94 Pine St.By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsThe...
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No hametz allowed: Passover food

By STEVEN DeSALVO For Montclair LocalIn the past few weeks, especially when you head to the grocery store, you may have noticed an increase in some food items labeled “Kosher for Passover.” What exactly does...

Hundreds attend Lights for Liberty vigil in Montclair

A crowd of hundreds met on the lawn of the First Congregational Church in Montclair, a statement of purpose for “Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Concentration Camps”.
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Spotlight House of Worship: St. Peter Claver celebrates Black Catholic history

The “Houses of Worship” series spotlights local religious organizations. General information about the church is below. If you have religion news you think we should spotlight, please send to culture@montclairlocal.news. By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.news St. Peter Claver Church...
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Community in brief: new Rabbinic intern at Shomrei Emunah

Congregation Shomrei Emunah announces Lily Lucey as their new Rabbinic intern.

Bnai Keshet to hold talk and vigil

Bnai Keshet is holding two events honoring social justice in the coming week.On Saturday morning, June 3, Steve Ellmann will speak about South Africa’s late Chief Justice, Arthur Chaskalson, and what role his Jewishness...

Montclair clergy arrested during Dream Act protest at congressman’s office

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThree Montclair clergy were among six people arrested during a rally and protest calling for an extension of the Dream Act.Rabbi Elliott Tepperman of Bnai Keshet and Revs. Ann Ralosky and John...
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Spotlight House of Worship: Unity celebrates 95, prepares for 100

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.news The “Houses of Worship” series spotlights local religious organizations. General information about the church is below. If you have religion news you think we should spotlight, please send to religion@montclairlocal.news and culture@montclairlocal.news. “Ain’t No Stopping...