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- Learn about the new Pre-Cana & Seasons of Hope programs on the Dec. 8th edition of Catholic Forum.
- Pope Francis and Bishop Malooly invite you to participate in an important survey.
- Join Pope Francis, Bishop Malooly & Catholic Charities for a “wave of prayer” Dec. 10th
- Catholic Charities will join Pope Francis December 10 in a worldwide prayer day
- Our Lady of Guadalupe events announced.
- Welcome to the second week of Advent.
- Christmas Decorations
- Full Time Mental Health Support Staff
- See Bishop Malooly’s homily recorded at the final Year of Faith Call to Prayer Holy Hour
- Weather-Related School Closings
Join Pope Francis, Bishop Malooly & Catholic Charities for a “wave of prayer” Dec. 10th
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington will unite with Pope Francis on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, in a worldwide movement to respond to the needs of the poor and vulnerable by praying and acting to end hunger. The Pope has asked that everyone join in a “wave of prayer” that will circle the world. At noon local time, the wave of prayer will begin in Tonga and will progress around the world until it reaches American Samoa some 24 […]
Welcome to the second week of Advent.
Beginning the Church’s liturgical year, Advent (from, “ad-venire” in Latin or “to come to”) is the season encompassing the four Sundays (and weekdays) leading up to the celebration of Christmas. The USCCB has many Advent resources, including an interactive Advent calendar, downloadable family Advent calendar, information about Advent wreathes, blessings for wreathes and Christmas trees and more. Click here for the USCCB’s Advent web page. AmericanCatholic.org’s Advent web page features Advent e-cards, Advent activities for families, videos, reflections and more. Visit AmericanCatholic.org here. […]
See Bishop Malooly’s homily recorded at the final Year of Faith Call to Prayer Holy Hour
Bishop Francis Malooly concluded the Year of Faith with the final Call to Prayer Eucharistic Holy Hour for Life, Marriage and Religious Liberty on Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. at The Church of the Holy Child in Wilmington, Delaware. Click here to view the Bishop’s homily. Click here to read the text from The Dialog Some other Holy Hour homilies have been recorded and are available on the Diocese of Wilmington’s YouTube channel: To see part one of Bishop Malooly’s […]
Help Warm Up Winter for the needy
As temperatures start to decline, Catholic Charities is helping our most vulnerable neighbors by collecting new and “gently used” blankets and other bedding, coats, hats, and gloves at each of its office locations through January during our “Warm Up Winter” campaign. Richelle Vible, Executive Director, asks people to be generous. “Please share God’s love during this holiday season with those who seek life’s basic necessities, like warm bedding and clothing. With your support, Catholic Charities will continue working to meet […]
The collection for retired religious takes place in our churches on Dec. 7 & 8. Please give to those who have given a lifetime.
You can help elder sisters, brothers, and religious order priests who have dedicated their lives to service and prayer. Many worked for years for small stipends. As a result, their religious communities now lack adequate retirement savings. You can help by giving to the Retirement Fund for Religious collection taking place in our parishes on December 7 & 8 2013. Click here for details.