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- Ecumenical prayer service to focus on racial tension and violence
- Help Louisiana flood victims on September 3 & 4
- Before you head to the beach, check out the Vacation Mass Guide.
- The life of Mother Teresa: answering God’s call to serve others
- Remembering in prayer the anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks
- Attend the 2016 Diocese of Wilmington Pro-Life Conference & Dinner
- The Church honors catechists on Catechetical Sunday, September 18
- Catholics Care. Catholics Vote.
- Get an insider’s look at the life of Mother Terese of Calcutta Aug. 28th edition of Catholic Forum.
- Honor the Unborn: National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children at Cathedral Cemetery on Sept. 10th
Ecumenical prayer service to focus on racial tension and violence
Wilmington’s Cathedral of Saint Peter is the site of the Sept. 9th event August 25, 2016 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, will host an ecumenical prayer service to mark the National Day of Prayer for Peace in Our Communities on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at the historic Cathedral of Saint Peter, Sixth and West Streets in Wilmington, Delaware. The Day of Prayer is being promoted […]
Help Louisiana flood victims on September 3 & 4
The USCCB announced an emergency collection to benefit victims of the recent Louisiana floods. Here in the Diocese of Wilmington, we will hold the collection on Labor Day Weekend, September 3 & 4. Proceeds of this emergency collection will be sent to the USCCB to support Catholic Charities USA’s humanitarian efforts and help provide pastoral and rebuilding support to impacted diocese and parishes. Please be generous.
The life of Mother Teresa: answering God’s call to serve others
Mother Teresa was a force of nature and wholly unique. She was always her own person, startlingly independent, obedient, yet challenging some preconceived notions and expectations. Her own life story includes many illustrations of her willingness to listen to and follow her own conscience, even when it seemed to contradict what was expected. Click here to learn about Mother Teresa from AmericanCatholic.org
Remembering in prayer the anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks
You are invited to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on New York City, Shanksville, Pennsylvania, and at the Pentagon with Bishop Malooly on Sunday, September 11, 2016 the 9:00 Mass at Saint Hedwig Church, Linden & Harrison Streets, Wilmington, Delaware, or at the 4:00 p.m. Mass of Remembrance at Gate of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, 32112 Vines Creek Road, Dagsboro, Delaware. Click here to read the news release. As we prayerfully commemorate this solemn anniversary, we offer the following […]
Attend the 2016 Diocese of Wilmington Pro-Life Conference & Dinner
The Diocese of Wilmington invites you to a pro-life conference and dinner to benefit 40 Days for Life and Rachel’s Vineyard. To register, contact Pat Radell at [email protected] or 302-723-9254 or../ Click here for easy online registration and more information. Hear an interview with Fr. Paul Schenck and get a sneak-preview of his presentation on the September 4, 2016 edition of Catholic Forum. Listen Sunday mornings at 9:05 on WAAI-FM 100.9 in Hurlock, Maryland or 109purecountry.com; or at 10:06 on WDEL […]
The Church honors catechists on Catechetical Sunday, September 18
“Prayer: The Faith Prayed” This year, the Church will celebrate Catechetical Sunday on September 18, 2016 and will focus on the theme “Prayer: The Faith Prayed.” Those who the Community has designated to serve as catechists will be called forth to be commissioned for their ministry. Catechetical Sunday is a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the role that each person plays, by virtue of Baptism, in handing on the faith and being a witness to the Gospel. Catechetical Sunday is […]
Catholics Care. Catholics Vote.
The Catholic bishops of the United States are pleased to offer once again to the Catholic faithful Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship, their teaching document on the political responsibility of Catholics. This statement represents guidance for Catholics in the exercise of their rights and duties as participants in our democracy. We urge our pastors, lay and religious faithful, and all people of good will to use this statement to help form their consciences; to teach those entrusted to their care; to […]