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St. John's:
St. John's Realm — Manage your personal information in our data base
Mystical Murmurs — Musings on life and faith by our spiritual director
Facebook page — St. John's own Facebook page; sign on and become a fan!
Find-a-Grave — The names of all those buried in our historic cemetery have been listed; many include photos of the grave marker
The Bible Challenge — Join us in reading the Bible during the next year

The Diocese of New Jersey:
Diocese of New Jersey — The official site of the diocese
Diocese of New Jersey on Facebook — The new social media page for the Diocese
Trinity Cathedral — The diocesan cathedral in Trenton, NJ
Ministry Institute — Includes a schedule of classes and events
Arts in the Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey — New Jersey's own chapter of The Episcopal Church and the Visual Arts
Diocesan Youth Programs — Events and resources for teens from 6th — 12th grades

The Episcopal Church:
Province II — Episcopal Dioceses of Albany, Central New York, Haiti, Long Island, Newark, New Jersey, New York, Rochester, Virgin Islands, Western New York, and the Convocation of American Churches in Europe.
The Episcopal Church, USA —The official site; includes links to many other related sites
The Washington National Cathedral — Worship, music and events, as well as information for visitors
The Episcopal Church Women — National site

Prayer and Spirituality:
The Lectionary —Online readings and text files to download
The Book of Common Prayer — Books of Common Prayer from the United States, the Church of England, the Anglican Church of Canada, and for many other countries
The Daily Office — Daily morning and evening prayer
CAROA — Conference of Anglican Religious Orders in the Americas
The Anamchara Fellowship — An inclusive community in the tradition of the “New Monasticism”
The Order of Julian of Norwich — An order devoted to the practice of contemplative Christian monasticism
Biblical Names — Online pronunciation guide; excellent resource for Biblical names of people and places

NET Hymnal — Nearly 7,000 Christian hymns from many denominations
ChildrenSong of New Jersey — Southern NJ music education & performance program serving chidren ages 8-14; includes KinderSong, for children ages 5 -7
HomeSchool Bands of Southern New Jersey — Music program available to all area home schooled children

News and Publications:
The Episcopal News Service — Online news and information; the official magazine of the Episcopal Church
Forward Day by Day — Forward Movement publications

Helping Those in Need:
Episcopal Relief and Development — Providing emergency assistance througout the world
The Seaman's Church Institute of Philadelphia — Mission serving the needs of merchant seamen in ports along the Delaware River in Philadelphia and New Jersey
The Linus Project — Providing handmade blankets and afghans to children who are seriously ill or in need
Episcopal Network for Animal Welfare — Striving to live out the beatitude of our Lord, “Blessed are the merciful,” ENAW believes that ending animal cruelty in all its forms and striving for mercy for all creatures is an essential task of the Church.

The Anglican Communion:
The Anglican Communion Portal — Official site
The Archbisop of Canterbury — Official site
Anglicans Online — Information and links to all things Anglican

Community Resources:
Gloucester Twp., NJ — The official municipal site
Gloucester Twp. Public Schools — Township elementary and middle schools
Black Horse Pike Regional School District — Highland, Triton and Timber Creek High Schools
Camden County College — Campuses in Blackwood, Cherry Hill and Camden
Camden County Historical Society — One of the area's largest public history facilities
Mainstage Center for the Arts — Year-round arts programming for youth and families
TBAA — Timberbirch-Broadmoor Athletic Association
Highland Youth Soccer League — Boys, girls and intramural soccer programs