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Visiting Holy Doors, confessing sins, being merciful

  For the first time in church history, Pope Francis has designated Holy Doors for the Jubilee of Mercy beyond St. Peter’s Basilica. Every cathedral in...

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Today is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, a Holy Day of Obligation in the Church. Today's readings can be found at: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/120815.cfm  

Maryland Catholic Conference issues call to oppose physician-assisted suicide

The Maryland Catholic Conference (MCC) has issued a Call to Action asking Catholics to contact members of the state General Assembly’s “Death with Dignity”...

Franciscan Sister Claudia Cunningham, who taught at two schools in diocese,...

  ASTON, Pa. – Sister Claudia Cunningham, who ministered in the Diocese of Wilmington for 12 years, died Nov. 19 in Assisi House. She was...

Sister DeSales McNamee, DC, longtime teacher and pastoral associate, dies at...

    EMMITSBURG, Md. – Sister DeSales McNamee, a Daughter of Charity who served for many years in the Diocese of Wilmington, died Nov. 30 at...

Guadalupe torch relay arrives in Wilmington Dec. 4

    St. Paul’s Church in Wilmington will host runners Dec. 4 who are carrying a torch honoring Our Lady of Guadalupe in a 60-day relay...

Crossing the thresholds of mercy: Bishop Malooly announces eight diocesan Holy...

  and Catholic News Service   Bishop Malooly will open the observance of the special jubilee Year of Mercy in the Diocese of Wilmington on Dec. 13....

Student and school news

  Holy Cross holding shoe drive DOVER – Holy Cross School has a home for those shoes in your closet that are no longer wanted. The...

Move to Delaware Stadium a success for St. Mark’s-Salesianum football

  Salesianum may have had the advantage Nov. 12 on the field in its annual rivalry football game against St. Mark’s, but Spartans officials had...

Thirty-three priests celebrate jubilees

  Thirty-three diocesan and religious-order priests are celebrating significant milestones of their ordinations this year. (Information about six additional Oblate jubilarians previously appeared in the May...

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