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At transitional deacon ordination, Dennis Stameza advised to ‘teach what you...

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ: since this man, Dennis Stameza, our son, brother and friend will soon be advanced to the Order of...

Bishop Koenig’s Easter homily: Trust in God who destroyed death

The Resurrection of Jesus Each of the four Gospels tell stories of Jesus’ appearances to his disciples after his resurrection.  Luke tells the story of...

Bishop Koenig Chrism Mass homily: In the name of St. John...

Bishop Koenig homily, Chrism Mass, 2024, Church of the Holy Cross, Dover As we gather this evening as clergy and lay faithful from throughout our...

Bishop Koenig homily at Christmas: ‘Our all-powerful and all-knowing God has...

It was 800 years ago today, Dec. 25, 1223, that an event took place in a little town, about an hour outside of Rome,...

Bishop Koenig homily at Oct. 27 Mass of Peace: Those hated...

We gather in prayer today and, as Pope Francis at the conclusion of his Oct. 18 audience said, “our thoughts turn to Palestine and...

Bishop Koenig homily: Father John Enemuo ordination ‘a joyous day’ for...

Welcome to a Day of Joy Today is truly a joyous day in the life of the Church as we, the Church of Wilmington and...

Bishop Koenig homily at diaconate: James Gebhart’s family provided first formation...

Welcome and Thank you As we gather today for the advancement to the Order of Deacons of our brother James Gebhart, I, along with Father...

May we be strengthened in opening ourselves up to an encounter...

Today’s Gospel is the continuation of Palm Sunday’s Gospel according to St. Matthew. One week ago, our focus was Jesus’ suffering, crucifixion and death....

‘We have looked back … looked up … and now we...

It is a joy to gather together today and celebrate World Marriage Day. This worldwide celebration is an outgrowth of the Worldwide Marriage Encounter,...

Mass is greatest way of being in presence, paying homage to...

Several weeks ago, I came across a quote from St. Francis de Sales, the patron saint of our diocese, that has remained with me...

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