Delivering Food, Shelter, and Hope to the Poorest of the Poor.

Rev. James J. Durkin

Father James J. Durkin was born in Gloucester City, N.J. in 1940. He attended Mt. St. Mary’s College and Seminary in Emmitsburg, Maryland. He was ordained as a priest in May of 1968 in the Camden Diocese. He served as Parochial Vicar in several parishes before he became Secretary to the Bishop and Associate Chancellor in the Camden Diocese.

He has been a pastor for over twenty years and most recently the resident Chaplain at St. Mary’s Catholic Home in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

He retired from active ministry in 2014 and joined Cross Catholic Outreach to use his gifts and talents to serve the poorest of the poor.

Cross Catholic Outreach

2700 N. Military Trail, Suite 240

PO Box 273908

Boca Raton, Florida 33427-3908


Cross Catholic Outreach is a 501c3

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