News Releases

  • Native American music concert to be held on July 9 in Bear, De. June 8, 2016 — (Wilmington, Delaware) — “Spirit Wing”, will bring its highly-acclaimed Native American music to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Bear, Delaware for a concert on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. “Spirit Wing’s” music comes from strong folk/acoustic roots, along with traditional Native songs that date back hundreds of years. ...
  • It’s time to “Stock the Pantry” at Catholic Charities May 31, 2016 — (Wilmington, DE) — Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington 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 emergency food distributions. The food drive will continue throughout the month of June 2016. Donors can ...
  • Christ Our King to close in the fall May 18, 2016 — (Wilmington, DE) — Christ Our King Catholic Church in Wilmington, Delaware will close sometime this fall, the Diocese of Wilmington announced last night at a meeting of parishioners. The exact closure date is still being discussed, but it is projected to be sometime between the end of September and the end ...
  • Catholic Charities receives grant from Walmart Foundation May 9, 2016— (Wilmington, DE) — Catholic Charities, Inc. is pleased to announce that it is again the recipient of a grant from the Walmart Foundation, provided through Catholic Charities USA, that will enable Catholic Charities to expand its efforts throughout Delaware and the nine counties of the Eastern Shore of Maryland to educate families ...
  • Diocese of Wilmington releases a video about the life of Eastern Shore native, Father Paul Wattson January 11, 2016 — (Wilmington, Delaware) — The Catholic Diocese of Wilmington has produced and released a short video on the life of Maryland Eastern Shore native, the Rev. Paul Wattson, SA, (1863-1940) – also known as Father Paul of Graymoor – who may be the first person born in what is now the Diocese, ...
  • Independent audit finds Diocese of Wilmington in compliance with Charter. November 2, 2015 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Catholic Diocese of Wilmington has once again been found to be in complete compliance with the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, the comprehensive action plan adopted by the U. S. bishops in 2002 to effectively deal with sexual abuse of minors by members ...