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Bishop’s Schedule

SUNDAY, DEC. 21

• Mass, St. Luke/St. Andrew, Ocean City, Md., 10 and 11:30 a.m.

SATURDAY, DEC. 20

• Annual Christmas Mass, Vaughn Correctional Center, Smyrna, 9 a.m.

• Confirmation, St. Edmond’s, Rehoboth Beach, 2 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 24

• Christmas Eve Mass, St. Peter Cathedral, Wilmington, 4 p.m.

THURSDAY, DEC. 25

• Christmas Day Mass, Immaculate Conception, Elkton, Md., 10:15 a.m.

 

Services

Jan. 10, 9 a.m.: Monthly Mass of Remembrance for the recently deceased, All Saints Cemetery, Chapel of the Risen Christ, 6001 Kirkwood Hwy., Wilmington. For more information, (302) 737-2524.

Dec. 17, 7 p.m.: Penance Service, St. Jude the Apostle Church, Rt. 1, Lewes. Extra priests will be available to hear confessions.

Dec. 21, 3 p.m.: Penance Service, St. Elizabeth Church, Cedar and Clayton Streets, Wilmington. Sponsored by the City Deanery Parishes:Cathedral of St Peter, Christ Our King, St. Ann, St. Anthony, St. Elizabeth, St. Hedwig, St. Joseph,  St. Mary, St. Patrick, St. Paul & St. Thomas. Individual confessions will be available. All are welcome. For  more information, (302) 652-3626.

Dec. 21, Jan. 17, 9 a.m.: Monthly Mass of Remembrance for the recently deceased, Cathedral Cemetery, 2400 Lancaster Ave., Wilmington. For more information, (302) 656-3323.

Jan. 2, 8:15 p.m.-2:30 a.m.: Communion of Reparation All Night Vigil, St. Hedwig Chapel, 408 S. Harrison St., Wilmington. For more information, call Irene Harach, (302) 738-1285.

Jan. 5, 6:30 p.m.: St. Elizabeth Devotions, St. Elizabeth Church, Cedar and Clayton Streets, Wilmington. Liturgy of the Word, Exposition, prayer and hymn to St. Elizabeth, blessing of infants in the womb for pregnant attendees. (Devotions are scheduled for the first Monday of each month.) (302) 652-3626.

Jan. 6, 7 p.m.: Tridentine High Mass for the Feast of the Epiphany, St. Patrick’s Church, 15th and King Streets, Wilmington There is ample parking around and behind the church.

 

Feb. 4, May 6, 7 p.m.: Charismatic Mass, Holy Cross Church, 631 S. State St., Dover. Msgr. Daniel McGlynn will be the celebrant. For more information call Ann 302-233-3336 or Katie 302-734-8953.

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Weekdays, 7:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer from the Liturgy of the Hours, St. John the Beloved Parish, 907 Milltown Rd., Wilmington, Del. All are welcome. (302) 981-4567 or sjbpsalms@ verizon.net.

Mondays, 6 a.m.-Noon Saturdays; Sundays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.: Eucharist adoration, St. Jude the Apostle Church adoration chapel, 152 Tulip Drive, Lewes.  (302) 703-2419.

Mondays, 10:30- noon: Contemplative prayer in the Chapel, Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Rd, Wilmington. (302) 995-6859.

Every third Monday: Children’s Rosary, St. Patrick’s Church, 212 Meredith St., Kennett Square, Pa. 5:45-6:15 p.m. during Adoration. Open to children of all ages, prior Rosary experience is not required, children will learn as they go.

Tuesdays, 10 a.m.: Locutions to the World, Our Lady of Fatima Chapel, 801 N. DuPont Hwy., New Castle.  Explore your role in the world and join Mary’s army. More information, call Petra, (302) 838-2742.

Tuesdays and Thursdays: 5 p.m. Sacrament of Reconciliation; 5:30 p.m. Mass, St. Patrick’s Church, 15th and King Streets, Wilmington.

Tuesdays, 12:15 p.m.: Mass in the Chapel. Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Rd, Wilmington. (302) 995-6859.

Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m.: Prayer meeting. Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Rd, Wilmington. (302) 995-6859.

Third Tuesday of every month, Healing Mass. Begins with prayer and song at 7:10 p.m., Mass at 7:30, followed by prayers for healing. Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Rd, Wilmington. (302) 995-6859.

First and Third Thursdays, 8:30 p.m.: Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Holy Cross Church, 631 South State Street, Dover. All are welcome. Rose Pritchett, (302) 284-4437 or rr18bay@comcast.net.

First Thursdays, 6-6:30 p.m.: Prayer service to celebrate 125th parish anniversary; to end war and violence; and for the sick. St. Joseph Church, 1012 N. French St., Wilmington. Service starts with rosary, followed by silent prayer. (302) 658-4535.

Fourth Thursdays, 1:15 p.m.: Healing prayer service, Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Rd, Wilmington. (302) 995-6859.

Perpetual Adoration: St. Ann’s Divine Mercy Chapel, Gilpin Ave. and Union St., Wilmington. Open seven days a week, 24 hours a day, only closed during the Easter Triduum and inclement weather. www.adorationchapel.org, or Chris (302) 668-1819.

 

Right to Life

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Vocations

Fridays, 11 a.m.: Holy Hour for Priestly Vocations, Cathedral of St. Peter, Sixth and West Streets, Wilmington, Del. Exposition 11 a.m., Confessions 11:30- 11:55 a.m., Benediction 11:55 a.m., Mass 12:10 p.m.

Come and Seek: Men interested in finding out more about the priesthood are invited to attend upcoming Come and Seek gatherings, opportunities to socialize with priests and like-minded men who wish to learn more about vocations. For more information, www.cdow.org/catholic-diocese-of-wilmington-offices-and-ministries/vocations/   Upcoming meetings: Dec. 19: Come and Seek trip and dinner at Longwood Gardens. Meet at 5 p.m. at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Rd., Wilmington. For more information call Father Christopher Coffiey at  (302) 239-7100, x24. • Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m.: Southern CAS group, Ss. Peter & Paul Rectory, 1210 S. Washington St., Easton, Md.  Food will be provided. For more information, contact Fr. Joe McQuaide at (302) 674-5787 ext. 115.

Dec. 10, 7 p.m.: Diocesan Vocations Guild meeting, 1626 N. Union St., Wilmington. The guild is open to Catholics from within or with ties to the Diocese of Wilmington. Members pray for an increase in priestly and religious vocations, the success of priestly and religious ministry in the diocese and participate in a variety of programs to promote and affirm vocations to the priesthood and religious life.  For more information, contact Mary Ann Peirson at 302-573-3113 or mpeirson@cdow.org.

 

 

Programs

Jan. 7, 1-2 p.m.: Book club, St. Jude the Apostle Religious Ed Center, 152 Tulip Dr., Lewes. Meets first Weds. of every month. This month’s featured book is Mother Angelica: Remarkable Story of A Nun, Her Nerve, And A Network of Miracles by Raymond Arroyo. For more information, 302-644-7413.or  http://stjudeslewesde.org/religiouseducation/adultfaithformation.html

Jan. 9: Regional Bereavement Support Series, Seasons of Hope, St. John the Beloved parish, Wilmington. Meets every Thursday morning from 9:30-11:30, Jan. 9 — Feb. 27, 2015.  If you are experiencing the grief that follows the death of a loved one, you may be interested in this eight week program.  Seasons of Hope is a Catholic support program for the bereaved searching for hope and healing.  It is centered on Jesus Christ and grounded in the healing wisdom, traditions and practices of the Catholic Church. The fee of $8 for the entire series will cover the cost for program materials.  For more details and a registration brochure, please contact Nancy Burke, Director of the Office for Marriage and Family Life at 302-295-0667 or nburke@cdow.org  Coming soon: Seasons of Hope Series at Mary, Mother of Peace parish in Millsboro, DE  as well as Holy Savior parish in Ocean City, MD.

Jan. 11, 10:30 a.m.: Knights of Columbus  Christopher Council Free Throw Contest, St. Helena’s Church Gymnasium, 602 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington.  Contest is free for boys and girls ages 10-14.  All participants receive free buffet breakfast and one parent/guardian receives discount.  Please bring proof of age.  For more information, please contact Bill Moschelle at 302-798-2904 or pmanager@hrparish.com.

Religious Education for Children with Special Needs Classes: Religious Education classes for children with special needs are available at the Church of the Holy Child, Wilmington, or St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Bear. For more information or to register, please call Linda Jackson at 302-573-3130.

The Season of Lent with St. Francis of Assisi, facilitated by Sister Kathleen Moffatt, OSF.  St. Francis of Assisi is one of the most beloved saints, inspiring people from all walks of life from his humble friars to our present Pope.  Topics include Getting Francis out of the Birdbath, Shaking Hands with a Wolf, About Which we Spoke Along the Way and Right Faith….Firm Hope…Perfect Charity.  Two opportunities to participate:  Mondays, March 2, 9, 16 and 23, 12:45-2:15 p.m., at St. Joseph on the Brandywine Family Center Tuesdays, March 3, 10, 17 and 24, 6:45-8 p.m., at St. Ann Social Hall. St. Ann’s will serve Lenten soup and bread dinner at 6 p.m. Monday’s programs are repeated the following Tuesday.  Register by Feb. 23. Suggested donation $10, includes the book, “St. Francis” by Kathleen M. Carroll. For St. Joseph on the Brandywine, contact Michelle Hogan, 302-622-8878 or hogan514@verizon.net. For St. Ann, contact Pat Walaker, 302-654-8504 or ann.pmw@verizon.net

 

 

Retreats

Dec. 20-21: Pre Christmas with the Franciscans retreat, includes prayer, discussion, and creative activities. Begins Saturday morning and ends Sunday after lunch. Cost is $95. For more information, (610) 258-3053, stfranrh@rcn.com or www.saintfrancisretreathouse.org

Jan. 23-25, 2015: St. John Neumann Parish annual retreat for women, Dunes Manor Hotel, 28th Street in Ocean City, Md. Retreat director is Elizabeth Skorup. Room and meals $242, $175, $155. Deadline for registration is Dec. 22, 2014. For more information, please call Kathy, 410-641-6662 or e-mail kmundie@mchsi.com

Jan. 31, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Morning of Reflection in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the birth of Teresa of Avila. Sister Redempta Sweeney  will introduce us to the fascinating life and times of the first woman ever to be named a “Doctor of the Church” and whose ground breaking writings are still used today by scholars and theologians endeavoring to bring the power and grace of Contemplative Prayer to the broader Church. Sister Redempta is a Sister Servant of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM), from Scranton, PA.  $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Price includes continental breakfast. Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Road, Wilmington.  Call 302-995-6859 to register or jesushousecenter.org

March 7, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.: “The Charism of Unity:  The Focolare Movement: The Global Effort for Universal Brotherhood,” Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Milltown Road, Wilmington. Presented by Father Stanislao Esposito.  $35 in advance, $40 at the door. Price includes a Continental Breakfast and Lunch. Call 302-995-6859 to register or visit   jesushousecenter.org

St. Mary-by-the-Sea Retreat House in Cape May, New Jersey, facilitated by the Sisters of St. Joseph, has a brochure available for download by going to www.stmarybythesea.org or by calling (609) 884-8708.

Lenten Programs/Advent Programs

Mondays through Thursdays during Advent: 6:30 p.m. Mass, confession available half-hour before Mass. St. Hedwig Church, S. Harrison and Linden Streets, Wilmington. www.sthedwigde.org or (302) 594-1400.

Dec. 17, 7 p.m.: Advent Penance Service immediately following the 6:30 p.m. Mass in Church.Visiting priests will assist with confessions in English and Polish. All are invited.St. Hedwig Church, Linden & S. Harrison Street, Wilmington.  www.sthedwigde.org.

Dec. 20, 8:30 a.m. -noon: Knight of Columbus Babka Sale and Cafe, Msgr. Gulcz Hall, St. Hedwig Church, Linden & S. Harrison Sts., Wilmington. Babka made by Krystyna’s Bakery will be sold. Babka will be sold by the loaf and also by the slice with coffee.

Dec. 21, 3 p.m.: Penance Service, St. Elizabeth Church, Cedar and Clayton Streets, Wilmington. Sponsored by the City Deanery Parishes:Cathedral of St Peter, Christ Our King, St. Ann, St. Anthony, St. Elizabeth, St. Hedwig, St. Joseph,  St. Mary, St. Patrick, St. Paul & St. Thomas. Individual confessions will be available. All are welcome. For  more information, (302) 652-3626.

Christmas week schedule, St. Jude The Apostle Church , Highway 1, Lewes. Christmas Eve, Weds, Dec. 24:  Masses celebrating The Solemnity of Nativity of The Lord at 4, 6 and 10PM.  The 4 PM Mass will be the Family Liturgy. Christmas Day, Thurs., Dec. 25:   Masses at 8:30 and 10 AM. New Year’s Eve, Weds., Dec. 31: A Vigil Mass scheduled at 4 and 6 PM. New Year’s Day, Thurs., Jan. 1:  Mass scheduled for 8:30 and 10 AM. Confessions will also be heard on Sat., Dec. 20 from 3:15 to 4:15 PM. Perpetual Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament is also available from 6 AM Mondays until Noon on Saturdays and again on Sundays from 11 AM until 7 PM.

 

Fundraisers

St. John/Holy Angels Lottery Calendars now available for purchase. Makes great gifts for neighbors, teachers, etc. $20 each with 90 chances to win between $50 and $250. Only 1,000 calendars will be sold. Sales run through Dec. 31. Winning numbers are based on the Delaware State Lottery’s Play 3 night drawing from Jan. 1 to March 31.  Contact the Parish at 82 Possum Park Rd., Newark, apress@holyangels.net, or (302) 731-2219.

 

Golf Outings/Fishing Tournaments

No listings at this time.

 

Performances/The Arts

Dec. 22, 7 p.m.: St. E Variety Show Dress Rehearsal, Benedictine Performing Arts Center, 1500 Cedar St., Wilmington. Admission is $2 at the door. Proceeds benefit St. Martin’s Barn. For more information, (302) 656-7513.

 

 

Festivals/Carnivals/Bazaars

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Sales

Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; Benedictine “B” Blossom Garden Center, 14299 Benedictine Lane, Ridgely. The center offers fresh floral arrangements, potted and garden plants, perennials, annuals and garden accents. Benedictine’s Yard Bee’s also offers grass cutting, mulching and trimming.  For more information, call (410) 364-9650.

Weekends: Benincasa Gift Shop, Saturdays, 1-5 p.m., Sundays 9 a.m.-noon: on the grounds of Holy Spirit Church. Religious items and sacramentals as well as religious art, wood cuts, silk screens, cards, books, music and other gift ideas. Also first Communion and confirmation gifts. Proceeds benefit the Dominican Sisters at Caterina Benincasa Dominican Monastery, 6 Church Dr., New Castle, DE (302) 654-1206.

 

Dances/Socials

Dec. 28, 12:30-5 p.m.: New Year’s Lunch/Dance, Post Cana Group, Talleyville Memorial Hall, 3919 Concord Pike, Wilmington. Cocktails at 12:30, lunch at 1 p.m., dancing 1:30-4:30 p.m. Music by Joseph Staffieri Band. For more information, contact Nancy, (302) 479-5109.

 

Meals

No listings at this time.

 

Bingo/Games

Dec. 19, Jan. 2, 9, 16 & 23: Bingo, Knights of Columbus Hall, 9901 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, Md. Refreshments for sale. Doors open at 5 p.m., games at 6:30 p.m. For more information, (410) 524-7994.

Dec. 16, 23 & 30, 7 p.m.: Bingo, Holy Rosary Parish hall, 3210 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont. Food and refreshments available. For more information, (302) 798-2904.

Dec. 18: Bingo, St. Helena’s School Hall, Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m.. Door prizes, pull tabs, food, drinks, snacks. Must be 18 to play. For more information, (302) 764-0325.

 

Volunteers Needed

The Religious Education for Special Needs Program seeks volunteers. Many activities require one-to-one assistance. Join this loving and meaningful ministry. For more information, call Linda Jackson at 573-3130.

The Divine Mercy Adoration Chapel, at St. Ann’s Parish in Wilmington, seeks volunteers to help cover various hours for Adoration. The chapel is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information, www.adorationchapel.org, adorationchapel.stann@gmail.com, (320) 584-1422.

The sisters at Benincasa Dominican Monastery have a need for dedicated volunteers to help in the gift shop. The Benincasa Gallery and Gift Shop is located on the grounds of Holy Spirit Church, 6 Church Drive, New Castle. For more information please contact Sr. Emmanuella at (302) 654-1206.

The Little Sisters of the Poor, a nursing home which serves low income seniors located at 185 Salem Church Road in Newark, is seeking volunteers. Flexible schedule available: Volunteer once a month, once a week, or more.  Help is needed with breakfast, lunch or dinner, driving to medical appointments, kitchen prep work, folding laundry, cleaning the Chapel, photography, and more. For information, please contact Mary Cella atvolnewark@littlesistersofthepoor.org or (302) 368-5886.

The Diocese of Wilmington is looking for extraordinary ministers of the Eucharist who can serve Catholic patients at Christiana Care’s Wilmington Hospital.  Eucharistic ministers interested in volunteering should call 302-834-4321.

The Junior Board of St. Francis Hospital has opportunities for volunteers wishing to serve the hospital in the fundraising and patient services areas. Call Lois Torgerson, (302) 764-0292.

The Old Bohemia Historical Society, which manages the St. Francis Xavier Shrine, the mother church of the diocese, needs volunteers for various projects. For more information, contact Marji Matyniak at (302) 328-4803.

Thresholds Volunteers is seeking volunteers to help prisoners by teaching them decision-making and problem-solving skills. These skills help prisoners take control of their lives and benefit themselves, their families, and communities. The group serves prisons in the Wilmington, Smyrna and Georgetown areas. There is a one-day (Saturday) training session, and volunteer times are in evenings or on weekends to accommodate schedules. Retirees make valuable volunteers because of their life experience. For more information, (302) 478-3053.

 

Donations

Jan. 10, 1-4 p.m.: Coat and Blanket Drive for the needy in Sussex County, St. Jude The Apostle Religious Center, 152 Tulip Dr. and Highway One, Lewes. Sponsored by St. Jude The Apostle Youth Group. Accepting new and “gently used” blankets and bedding, coats, hats, and gloves. Volunteers are also needed to accept and sort donations. All donations will be distributed by Casa San Francisco. Please contact the Religious Education Office at 302-644-7413 for more information.

Through Jan. 11: Share Your Sole shoe drive, Ss. Peter and Paul Parish and Catholic Charities, Easton, Md. Donations of new and gently used shoes are being accepted at the school, church and St. Michael’s and St. Joseph’s mission churches as well. For more information, (410) 822-2344.

Catholic Charities Thrift Center, 1320 E. 23rd St., Wilmington, Del. is seeking donations of gently-used household goods, including furniture, mattresses and working appliances. (302) 764-2717.

 

Groups

Dec. 28, 3 p.m.: St. Peregrine Cancer Society meeting, Mary, Mother of Peace Church. Group is open to those with cancer, or those who wish to support them through prayer. Please bring your rosary; medals and prayer cards will be provided. Join us for fellowship after the prayer service. For information, contact Deacon Dave McDowell, (302) 945-8317.

Cancer Support Group program for those with cancer and their caregivers. Every fourth Tuesday at St. Francis Hospital Library, second floor, Medical Offices building, 701 N. Clayton St., Wilmington. The group is professionally facilitated and free to the public. Parking lot available. Call for next meeting date. (302) 421-4970.

Always Our Children, a support group for families and friends of GLBT Catholics meets monthly at Holy Redeemer Church, Bi-State Blvd. at Chestnut St., Delmar, Md. For more information and the next meeting date, (410) 812-3117.

Calix, an association of Catholic alcoholics who maintain sobriety through affiliation with a 12-step program and those impacted by addiction has a group in the Wilmington area. Call (302) 521-9330 or find local information at calixde.org for links to meeting and resources.

Carmelite Community of Mary meets the second Saturday of each month at St. Jude The Apostle, Lewes, January through May and St. Francis De Sales, Salisbury, June through December. Community prayer at 9 a.m., with opportunity to ask questions about the Secular Discalced Carmelites and Carmelite spirituality.  For information, Pam Becker, 302-645-8505 or www.carmelife.com.

The Columbiettes are a service organization of Catholic women who wish to make a difference in society by taking strong stands on issues such as abortion, human trafficking, pornography and euthanasia. The group presents an opportunity to serve God and others and enrich your own spirituality. Members must be over age 17 and be practicing Catholics. For more information, call (302) 897-3022 or email 12374Columbiettes@gmail.com.

Parents Pray, prayer group for parents with children ages infant to age 5. Meets every Tuesday, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Discuss faith topics while children have an opportunity to play together. Holy Savior Parish Center, 1705 Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City, Md. Contact Rita Danhardt, (410) 289-7038.

The Post Cana Group offers local widowed persons mutual support and socialization. Participants must offer proof of nearby residency (Delaware, Eastern Shore of Md., Salem County, N.J. or Chester/Delaware Counties in Pa.) and proof of widowed status. The group offers social activities such as meals, dances and field trips (See listing of dances under “Dinner/Dance” above). Most local events held at Talleyville Hall. More information: Nancy (302) 479-5109.

Word of Life Scripture group, Holy Savior Church, 1705 N. Philadelphia Ave. Ocean City, Md. Group meets on the second Sunday of each month at 11:15 a.m. Group chooses a Scripture passage, and discusses how to put the passage into practice. All are welcome. More information, Kim Zarif, followthestar@comcast.net.

 

Young Adults

Summa Young Adults, young adult ministry for ages 19-35, meet and greet after the 4 p.m. Mass at Mary Mother of Peace Hall, 30839 Mt. Joy Rd., Millsboro. For more information, (302) 856-6451 or stmichrc@verizon.net.

St. Mary’s Young Professional Project (SMYPP) encourages the social, spiritual, and intellectual formation of single and married young adults.  Service opportunities are also available. Open to people of all faiths, ages 21 and older. For more information, contact Lottie Johnson at lottie.johnson88@gmail.com.

Spirit on the Shore is a young adult group based on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Young Catholic adults in their 20s and 30s participate in spiritual, social and service activities to better participate in the mission of the local Church on the Eastern Shore. For more information, spiritontheshore@gmail.com.

 

Reunions

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Trips

Jan. 17: Bus trip to see “Moses” at Sight-n-Sound theatre in Lancaster, Pa. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and the Columbiettes from Mary Mother of Peace Parish, Millsboro. 11 a.m. show. Price is $90 per person and includes show, bus transportation & driver’s tip. Bus leaves Lowes parking lot in Lewes at 8  a.m. and returns at 6:30 p.m. Lunch buffet after the show at a cost of $13.95 plus tax at Dienner’s Country Restaurant. Sign up by Dec. 19; More information and to sign up: Mary Jane Deni (302) 945-3251, or Don Clark (302) 945-1555, or Theresa Shaffer (302) 344 5969.

April 12-21, 2015: Pilgrimage to Fatima, Portugal, Lourdes, France, Burgos and Barcelona with Msgr. George Brubaker, pastor of Our Lady of Fatima Church, New Castle. For more information, call Cheryl Cook at the parish office (302) 328-3431.

April 13-23, 2015: Pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Join Fr. John Hynes as he celebrates his 50th year as a priest. Ten-day trip includes airfare, 4-star hotel lodging, breakfast, dinner and some lunches and admissions to sites. Cost $3,700. For more information, brochure and reservation form, call Fr. Hynes, (302) 633-4915 or  stcathwilm@comcast.net, maryjofrohlich@gmail.com.

June 8-16, 2015: Join Fr. Brian Lewis, associate pastor at St. John the Beloved, on a nine-day pilgrimage to the holy shrines in France focusing on the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Includes visits to Paris, Nevers, Ars, Paray-le-Monial, and Lourdes; Mass at the Sacred Heart Basilica, the Miraculous Medal Chapel, and the Basilica of Lourdes. Celebrate the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus at Paray-le-Monial, and the Feast of the IHM in Lourdes. For more information, contact Fr. Lewis at (302) 999-0211 or fr.brianlewis@yahoo.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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