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- Lenten activities for families on the Feb. 26th edition of Catholic Forum
- Driver’s Education and School Nurse Funding in Jeopardy! E-mail your Delaware legislators today!
- Do you think you may have a calling to the priesthood? Come And Seek on Mar. 8th in Salisbury or Mar. 9th in Hockessin
- The 2017 Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, March 1
- Please support CRS and the Church in Latin America on March 4/5
- Register for the March 11th Catechetical Day
- Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend scheduled for March 24-26
- Catholic Charities to honor Pete and Susan Booker in April 2017 at Annual Tribute Dinner
- Catholic Charities to honor Pete & Susan Booker on April 5
- “Catholic Forum” Lent & Easter program topics and guests.
Driver’s Education and School Nurse Funding in Jeopardy! E-mail your Delaware legislators today!
The General Assembly’s Joint Finance Committee is grappling with a substantial budget shortfall. At times like these, budget-writing legislators turn their attention toward cutting funding to even the most essential programs. We need your help to ensure that driver’s education funding and the State subsidy for school nurses in our schools remains intact!
The 2017 Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, March 1
The 2017 Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, March 1, for Latin-rite Catholics. In a particular way during Lent, we are asked to devote ourselves to the spiritual and corporal works of mercy that “remind us that faith finds expression in concrete everyday actions meant to help our neighbors in body and spirit.” Click here for 25 Great Things You Can Do for Lent, Besides giving up chocolate, from Busted Halo. Click here for a Lenten Calendar from AmericanCatholic.org Click here for Lenten […]
Please support CRS and the Church in Latin America on March 4/5
Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. We are motivated by the Gospel of Jesus Christ to cherish, preserve and uphold the sacredness and dignity of all human life, foster charity and justice, and embody Catholic social and moral teaching as we act to: PROMOTE HUMAN DEVELOPMENT by responding to major emergencies, fighting disease and poverty, and nurturing peaceful and just societies; and, SERVE CATHOLICS IN […]
Catholic Charities to honor Pete & Susan Booker on April 5
Pete and Susan Booker of the SmartDrive Foundation will receive the Msgr. Thomas J. Reese Award at Catholic Charities Annual Tribute Dinner on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Bishop Malooly will present the award at the dinner to be held at the Chase Center on the Riverfront. The Award, created in 1989 in memory of Msgr. Thomas J. Reese, community activist and longtime director of Catholic Social Services, the forerunner of Catholic Charities, recognizes exemplary individuals who have demonstrated a deep […]
Help our community: Stock the Pantry!
Catholic Charities again asks all its communities to “Stock the Pantry” by contributing nonperishable food goods in order for the agency to meet the continued high demand for food assistance. The food drive will continue through the month of March 2017. Catholic Charities is expanding its current food assistance program to its Thrift Center in northeast Wilmington, so the agency is looking to the public to help stock this new location. This neighborhood has limited access to large retail grocery […]
Why does the Church oppose Physician-Assisted Suicide?
The Church specifically opposes Physician-Assisted Suicide because it seeks to legalize the intentional taking of human life; this deliberate activity violates the most basic tenet of our belief in the sacredness of life, and simultaneously poses many dangers to vulnerable populations. A truly caring community devotes more attention and support to members facing the most vulnerable times in their lives; when the sick, elderly, and vulnerable are tempted to see their lives as less valuable, they most need the love […]