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Mark Mueller

Blog Posts by Mark Mueller

Posted by Mark Mueller 20 weeks 1 day ago
Every year, without fail, Joe Ferri writes a $100 check to the Archdiocese of Newark for the Archbishop’s Annual Appeal, a fundraising drive that benefits a variety of religious causes.This year,...
Posted by Mark Mueller 32 weeks 5 days ago
The Rev. Ray Leonard knew not to wear the clerical collar identifying him as a Roman Catholic priest. It almost certainly would have gotten him deported.He knew not to celebrate Mass, hear confession...
Posted by Mark Mueller 1 year 9 weeks ago
Wearing a bright orange prison jumpsuit, the priest at the center of the furor in the Archdiocese in Newark made his first court appearance on Tuesday on charges he violated a court-sanctioned...
Posted by Mark Mueller 1 year 11 weeks ago
NEWARK, N.J. — The Roman Catholic priest at the center of a public furor enveloping Newark Archbishop John J. Myers has resigned from ministry, a spokesman for the archdiocese said May 2.The Rev....
Posted by Mark Mueller 1 year 12 weeks ago
Amid calls for a Vatican investigation, Newark Archbishop John J. Myers is facing fierce criticism for his handling of a priest who attended youth retreats and heard confessions from minors in...