• Interfaith Thanksgiving To Be Held Outdoors

    The interfaith Thanksgiving service is a long tradition in Verona, but it will look different this year because of the pandemic. Instead of being held at one of our houses of worship, it will be held on...

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  • Interfaith Thanksgiving Set For November 24

    The clergy leaders of five of Verona’s houses of worship, and one in West Orange, will sponsor an Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 24, at 3 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 36...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Personette Closed For Islamic Holiday Festival

    Today, Tuesday June 4, is Eid al-Fitr, the holiday that ends the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The celebrating will be inside and outside at the Verona Islamic Center so the Verona Police Department has sent out...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Community Gathering At Verona Islamic Center Saturday

    Rev. Lynn Rubier-Capron, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Verona, has let us know that there will be a community gathering at the Verona Islamic Center on Saturday, March 16, at 7:30 p.m. to stand with...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Verona Celebrates Interfaith Thanksgiving

    There were old faces and new at Verona’s annual interfaith Thanksgiving service on Sunday afternoon. The leaders of long-time congregations Our Lady of the Lake Church, First Presbyterian Church of Verona and the Episcopal Church of the Holy...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Council Shuts A Facebook Page Used For Anti-Muslim Comments

    Township Manager Matt Cavallo said at Monday night’s Town Council meeting that Verona had closed an unofficial page that Facebook had created for the Verona Pool after anti-Muslim comments were posted to the page. Cavallo explained the page...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Mosque Hosts Interfaith Dinner

    The Islamic Center of Verona invited a large group of parishioners and clergy members from First Presbyterian Church, the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit and Our Lady of the Lake to a dinner on Saturday evening...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Verona Clergy Welcome Islamic Center

    To our new neighbors at the Verona Islamic Center: The Christian communities of the First Presbyterian, Holy Spirit Episcopal, First Congregational and Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Churches would like to extend a word of...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Council Answers Questions About Mosque

    Most of Monday night’s Town Council meeting was devoted to the introduction of the 2018 municipal budget, which will be less than had been envisioned in the budget workshop earlier this month. But the Council also responded...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Mosque To Open In Former Synagogue

    A doctor who has lived in Verona for 20 years intends to open an Islamic Center at the site of the former Congregation Beth Ahm synagogue at 56 Grove Avenue. Dr. Montaser Awad built a career as...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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