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Verona Interfaith Dinner

Holy Spirit Verona was a part of an interfaith meal on Saturday, June 9 with four Verona houses of worship.  Read about the event in an article written by Father Jerry for the Diocesan E-newsletter, The Voice, or on myVeronaNJRead more
Father Jerry, Dr. Montster Awad and Father Joe D'Amico at Memorial Day 2018

Members of Verona Clergy Welcome Islamic Center

Members of the Verona Clergy Council held a meeting on Wednesday, June 6 with Dr. Montaser Awad, President of the Verona Islamic Center and other members of this new Verona house of worship.  These neighbors were formally welcomed and a wonderful dialogue ensued about how we might support one another.  A formal letter of welcome was signed and presented by members of the Verona Clergy Council.  Click here to review the letter.  Read more

Be A Good Neighbor

Check out this lovely article about being a good neighbor (and highlighting our front lawn sign) featured on myVeronaNJ:  http://www.myveronanj.com/2018/05/25/be-a-good-neighbor/ Read more

Our Presiding Bishop Preaches at Royal Wedding

Did you watch the Royal Wedding?  The cars, the dresses, the hats?  How about that sermon?  The sermon at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding was given by the Episcopal Church's Presiding Bishop Michael Curry.  "There is power in love... ultimately the source of love is God himself," said PB Curry.  Amen!  Watch or read the entire sermon here, or learn about the event here. Read more

XI Bishop Elect - The Rev. Carlye Hughes

Three lay deputies (Jane Eliasof, Karen Pensiero and Ken Traficante) and Father Jerry spend Saturday, May 19, 2018 attending the Electing Convention for the XI Bishop of the Diocese of Newark.  They joined the other four hundred plus people at St. Peter's Morristown to witness history being made.  Our Bishop Elect (elected on the first ballot) is the Rev. Carlye Hughes of the Dicoese of Fort Worth, Texas.  For complete details, click here. Read more
Easter Sunday 2018 - Praise The Lord!

Praising God in Photos

We thought you might want to see what goes on here at Holy Spirit Verona.  We have lots of fun while praising God and getting to know one another.  We have uploaded a bunch of photos for you to enjoy!  Read the captions and you will feel like you were here! Thanks to our resident photographer (and Sunday School Teacher) Kathleen Gentile.  Here are the photos from our Sunday Trifecta: Palm SundayEaster Sunday and Flowering Sunday. Read more
Palm Sunday 2017

Holy Spirit Verona Featured in Diocesan Article

Check out the recent Diocese of Newark newsletter (The Voice) article that featured Church of the Holy Spirit and our use of Eco-Palms. https://dioceseofnewark.org/content/two-parishes-choose-greener-palm-sunday Read more
Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry Shelves

Current Food Pantry Needs

Please help us restock the shelves!  Our current (March 27, 2018) URGENT need items (in order of importance) are: coffee (one pound cans) cereal tissues paper towels laundry detergent (no oversized bottles) Read more

Rosary for Anti-Gun Violence

Holy Spirit Verona Parishioner, Dr. Tom Malanga, has taken on an action this Lent.  Each day, Monday through Friday, at 8:30am he will say the rosary in our Chapel for the kids killed during the Parkland Florida shooting and hopes for better gun laws.  If you would like to join in these prayers, please do.  In the event that Dr. Malanga is not there that day, consider taking 20-30 minutes and saying the rosary yourself.  BYOR (Bring your own Rosary). Read more
Amazon Smile

Shop Amazon Smile

Do you shop at Amazon online or know someone who does? And did you know that by shopping at Amazon you could be helping our church? Amazon has a program called AmazonSmile which is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on the regular Amazon site. Read more

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