Announcements (Page 3)
Coronavirus: Bishop Sullivan Dispenses Catholics from Sunday Mass Obligation
In response to the recommendations of civic authorities, and regional and national health experts, I have decided to temporarily dispense all Catholics within the Diocese of Camden from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass. Those who are concerned that attending Mass may compromise their health and those currently suffering illness are not obliged to attend Mass until they are in good health. I strongly encourage those who choose not to attend Sunday Mass to avail themselves of other opportunities by…
A Note About Ongoing Scams
Here’s the latest information on what we know about the scams going around St. Damien Parish.
A Letter from Our Pastor, Father Michael Rush
For almost 20 years, I have proudly served as a priest in Ocean City, New Jersey, and for the past nine years as your pastor here at St. Damien Parish. It has been an honor and privilege to lead such a vibrant and unified Catholic community anchored in God’s love. Unfortunately, my time here is coming to an end. On July 15th, 2020, I will be retiring as your pastor. The policy of the Diocese of Camden states “a priest…