Deacon Hallman brings hope behind prison walls

When Pope Francis visited Curran-Fromhold Correctional facility in Philadelphia in September 2015, he addressed the inmates, saying: “Jesus teaches us to see the world through his eyes — eyes which are not scandalized by the dust picked up along the way, but want to cleanse, heal and restore.” Deacon Jim...

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Combating recidivism with prayer and help

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In June the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Visit the Imprisoned.” This month’s profiles will highlight examples of those who experience these corporal works of...

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Keeping a Promise to God

“Encountering Mercy” is a series exploring the corporal works of mercy during the Jubilee Year through the lens of the people whose lives exemplify them. In June the Diocese of Camden focuses on “Visit the Imprisoned.” This month’s profiles will highlight examples of those who experience these corporal works of...

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Vineland Daily Journal: Catholic Charities brings prison volunteers together

Rev. David Link, Chaplain of the Indiana State Prison, was the featured speaker at the Third Annual Gathering Day of Prison Ministry volunteers in the Diocese of Camden. The event was held at Sacred Heart High School in Vineland. Photo: Jodi Streahle By Jodi Streahle (Read the original from The...

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