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- Holy Week and Easter: the holiest days for Christians.
- Students from St. Elizabeth High School will present the Passion of Christ on the March 29th Palm Sunday edition of Catholic Forum.
- 40 Days for Life continues through March 29th.
- Promote Life: Repeal Delaware’s Death Penalty.
- Bishop Malooly asks Delaware Legislators to support death penalty repeal.
- Bishop Malooly’s Holy Week & Easter schedule announced.
- Help Pope Francis support Christians in the Holy Land on Good Friday, April 3rd.
- Pilgrimage of the Official Relic of St. John Paul II will be in the Diocese of Wilmington on April 15th & 16th
- Do you think you may have a calling to the priesthood? Come And Seek on April 15 in Easton or April 22nd in Wilmington.
- Learn how to serve a diverse Church at Building Intercultural Connections (B.I.C.) on May 16th.
Holy Week and Easter: the holiest days for Christians.
Holy Week features the most beautiful liturgies of the Catholic Church and includes the Chrism Mass, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Celebration of the Passion of the Lord, the Easter Vigil and the Mass of Resurrection. “Holy Week and Easter are the holiest of days for Christians,” said the Rev. Joseph W. McQuaide, IV, Associate Pastor of Holy Cross Church in Dover, Delaware and Vice Chancellor and Coordinator of the Office of Worship for the Diocese of Wilmington. “Whether it’s […]
Promote Life: Repeal Delaware’s Death Penalty.
In a recent letter to Members of the Delaware Legislature, Bishop Francis Malooly urged the passage of a bill to repeal the death penalty in the State. The letter stated, “Many crimes are so heinous they seem to cry out for the ultimate punishment of death. However, life, every life, is a gift from God, and God alone is ‘the master of both life and death.’” The Bishop added, “The belief that life is precious, every life, and that life […]
Save transportation stipends for Catholic school families.
The Delaware General Assembly is back in session and we need your help to save the minimal stipend that help Delaware’s Catholic School families. Won’t you please take a minute to send an email to your representatives and the Governor and urge them to keep the transportation stipend? Even if you sent an email to your representative in the past, we are asking you to do it again.
The Annual Catholic Appeal helps our diocese serve the most vulnerable.
“He Reveals Himself … in the Breaking of the Bread” is the theme for this year’s campaign. Bishop Malooly believes that theme coincides well with the intent of the church’s ministries. “All of our efforts supported by the Annual Catholic Appeal seek to reveal God’s love to today’s world, just as God revealed himself after the Resurrection to the disciples on the road to Emmaus – and continues to reveal himself to us today at every Mass – through the […]
Support the work of Catholic Charities at the Annual Tribute Dinner on April 15th.
Rocco Abessinio, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Applied Bank and Roch Capital, Inc., and his wife Mary, Chief Executive Officer of the Abessinio Family Foundation, will receive the Msgr. Thomas J. Reese Award at Catholic Charities Annual Tribute Dinner on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Bishop Malooly will present the award at the dinner to be held at the ChaseCenter on the Riverfront. Click here for details. Click here to order tickets.
Celebrating a Year for Consecrated Life.
Sisters Eileen Eager and Cecelia McManus look back at how their 30-year ministry at Seton Center in Princess Anne, Maryland began.