News Releases

  • Bishop Malooly to Ordain Richard J. Jasper to the Transitional Diaconate on May 22nd April 29, 2016 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, will ordain Mr. Richard J. Jasper to the Order of Deacon on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. at Saint Elizabeth Church, Cedar and Clayton Streets in Wilmington, Delaware, it was announced recently. This ...
  • Bishop Malooly to celebrate 58th Memorial Day Field Mass on May 30th May 2, 2016 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Most Rev. W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, will celebrate the 58th Memorial Day Field Mass at All Saint’s Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, Delaware, on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. The annual Mass honors all the deceased of the Diocese ...
  • Catholic Charities conducts May diaper drive to honor mothers April 21, 2016— (Wilmington, DE) — Catholic Charities wants to protect the bottom line – babies’ bottoms – by hosting a diocese-wide diaper drive to benefit Catholic Charities Bayard House Diaper Bank. The diaper drive will continue throughout the month of May 2016. Donors can drop off diapers of all sizes, baby hygiene items, and ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...