News Releases

  • Bishop Malooly to preside at graveside prayer service. August 20, 2014 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Most Rev. W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington, will preside at a prayer service at the graveside of 63 aborted children at Cathedral Cemetery, 2400 Lancaster Avenue in Wilmington, Delaware or Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:00 a.m., it was announced today. The prayer ...
  • Ten-thousand Catholic school students to head back to school August 18, 2014 — (Wilmington, DE) — Monday, August 25th is “back-to-school day” for most of the Diocese of Wilmington’s approximately 10,000 Catholic elementary and secondary school students and Catholic school teachers, administrators and staff. “We are looking forward to another exciting academic year,” said Dr. Lou DeAngelo, Superintendent of Schools for the Catholic Diocese of ...
  • Catholic Diocese of Wilmington announces major fundraising effort. March 1, 2013 — (Wilmington, DE) — In the next few weeks, the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington will begin a three-year capital campaign to raise funds for pensions, diocesan ministries and current and future parish needs, it was announced today.   The campaign, titled “Sustaining Hope for the Future,” is a result of the needs created by ...
  • Bishop Malooly issues letter on “alarming and serious” HHS ruling January 27, 2012 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Most Rev. W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, has issued the following letter to the people of Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore regarding the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recent rule forcing nearly all private health plans to include ...
  • Audit finds Diocese of Wilmington in compliance with Charter. Independent audit once again shows Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People being followed in Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore November 28, 2012 — (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 ...