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- Give the gift of prayer on Priesthood Sunday, Oct. 30th
- Independent audit finds Diocese of Wilmington in compliance with Charter.
- October is Respect Life Month
- 2016 Diocese of Wilmington Medal of Merit Photos
- Catholics Care. Catholics Vote.
- Celebrate National Vocations Awareness Week November 6-12
- Join the Catholic Advocacy Network
- Learn about the Catholic cemeteries of Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore on the Oct. 30th episode of Catholic Forum.
- Together in the Spirit: A Pastoral Vision by Bishop Malooly
- Don’t miss the Bishop’s 5K Run/Walk to benefit Catholic Charities on November 19
October is Respect Life Month
We proclaim that human life is a precious gift from God; that each person who receives this gift has responsibilities toward God, self and others; and that society, through its laws and social institutions, must protect and nurture human life at every stage of its existence. Click here for more information from the USCCB. Click here for information about 40 Days for Life.
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 […]
Celebrate National Vocations Awareness Week November 6-12
National Vocation Awareness Week (NVAW) is an annual week-long celebration of the Catholic Church in the United States dedicated to promote vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education, and to renew our prayers and support for those who are considering one of these particular vocations. Click here for the Diocese of Wilmington’s Vocations Office Website. Priesthood Sunday is October 30th. Click here to give your parish priest the gift of a spiritual bouquet.
Together in the Spirit: A Pastoral Vision by Bishop Malooly
“I am optimistic for the future of our Diocese and have great hope that some of the changes that I have outlined will make us stronger, more united, and more sound in our pastoral operations. Let us patiently allow God’s wondrous love for us to empower our Church with the peace that is beyond all understanding, the peace only Christ can give, the remarkable peace that the whole world knew on that first Pentecost day.”
Don’t miss the Bishop’s 5K Run/Walk to benefit Catholic Charities on November 19
Mark your calendars! Saturday, November 19, 2016 is sure to be an exciting day for Catholic Charities and the entire community! This date marks our first annual Bishop’s 5K Run/Walk, held on the beautiful grounds of Bellevue State Park in Wilmington, Delaware. Join us after the race for a celebration with live music, refreshments and festivities! All proceeds from this event directly benefit Catholic Charities. Did you know that one out of every 10 residents of the Diocese receive at […]
Be Merciful Like the Father during this Year of Mercy
“It is indeed my wish that the Jubilee be a living experience of the closeness of the Father, whose tenderness is almost tangible, so that the faith of every believer may be strengthened and thus testimony to it be ever more effective… I wish that the Jubilee Indulgence may reach each one as a genuine experience of God’s mercy, which comes to meet each person in the Face of the Father who welcomes and forgives, forgetting completely the sin committed.” […]