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Most Rev. W. Francis Malooly

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Support the collection for the Cathedral of St. Peter Aug. 19...

August 2017   Dear Friends in Christ:   As we, the Catholics of Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore, prepare to celebrate our 150th       anniversary beginning on March 3,...

‘Be Jesus for others’: Bishop Malooly's homily at the ordination of...

The following is excerpted from the text of Bishop Malooly’s homily during the Ordination Mass of Father Jasper, May 20, at the Cathedral of...

From the Bishop: Please help support our retired priests May 21-22

  May 12, 2017 Dear Friends in Christ,   Currently about 30 percent of our diocesan priests are retired with many more either approaching retirement age, or working...

Bishop Malooly’s 2016 Christmas Message

    For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have...

The last Gospel, last homily at Christ Our King

    ‘Kingers’ reunite at Christ Our King Church for bittersweet closing Mass at Wilmington parish   The following is the text of Bishop Malooly’s homily at the...

From the Bishop: Support the Cathedral Collection

Dear Friends in Christ:   Last year, with the strong support of our pastors, we initiated an annual special collection to assist the Cathedral of Saint...

A letter from Bishop Malooly on the Annual Catholic Appeal

  Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.   Dear Friends in Christ,   In celebration of the Holy Father’s acclamation of the Holy Year of Mercy,...

Bishop Malooly’s Easter Message 2016

  St. John tells us that on the first Easter, the disciples were very much afraid. They were huddled together in the upper room where...

Bishop Malooly’s 2015 Christmas Greeting

    “The Word became flesh and lived among us.” These words from the beginning of Saint John’s Gospel sum up the mystery we celebrate each...

From the Bishop: Support retired religious through RFR collection

  Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ: On the weekend of December 5-6, our parishes will be conducting the annual collection for the Retirement Fund for...

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