News Releases

  • Historic Queen Anne’s County, Maryland Church focus of new video July 16, 2018 — (Wilmington, Delaware) — The Catholic Diocese of Wilmington has released a new video tour of St. Peter the Apostle Church in Queenstown in Queen Anne’s County, Maryland. The church was founded in 1765 by Rev. Joseph Mosley, a Jesuit missionary, during a period of vigorous repression of Catholicism in the English ...
  • Diocesan 150th Anniversary Custom Rosary now available July 10, 2018 — (Wilmington, Delaware) — A custom-designed, limited-edition, dark red and gold rosary is now available to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, diocesan officials have announce. The rosaries, manufactured in Italy by the Ghirelli Company, were blessed at the Vatican by Pope Francis on June 6, 2018 during ...
  • Catholic Charities taking applications for energy assistance July 9, 2018 — (Wilmington, DE) — Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington is now taking applications for Delaware households to qualify for a benefit from Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). This federally-funded program assists low-income households with heating bills through direct payments to home energy suppliers. Catholic Charities is the statewide ...
  • Diocese of Wilmington website gets new look, navigation June 27, 2018 — (Wilmington, DE) — The website of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington – www.cdow.org – has undergone a make-over. The site, which has been the Internet home for Delaware and Maryland Eastern Shore Catholics since 2000, now has a new look and visitor-friendly navigation. “Every so often, websites need to be updated to ...
  • Catholic Forum guest line-up announced June 12, 2018 — (Wilmington, DE) — The Office of Communications of the Diocese of Wilmington, has announced the early summer line up of guests for Catholic Forum, its radio program/podcast. The program, heard each Sunday morning on WDEL FM 101.7 and AM 1150 in Wilmington, and via podcast, will offer a diverse line-up of ...
  • Help Catholic Charities Stock the Pantry. May 30, 2018 — (Wilmington, DE) — Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington again asks all its communities to “Stock the Pantry” by contributing nonperishable food goods for households struggling to put food on their tables. The food drive will continue throughout the month of June 2018. Donors can drop off food and grocery ...
  • Independent audit finds Diocese of Wilmington in compliance with Charter. October 3, 2017 — (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 ...